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... and North American plates drifted apart, opening the Atlantic Ocean for the first time. As a result, the Dolomites were plunged underwater once again. They remained there for almost 70 million years, until the African and European plates collided, forcing the earth’s crust upwards and raising the Dolomites one final time.
For the past 80 million years, seasonal wind, water, and ice erosion has taken its toll on the ...
We took the side road to Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Hohe. You're right up in amongst the mountains with fantastic views of Mt Grossglockner and a glacier. There's also a car exhibition here too. Back on the road to the top of the pass there had been some early snow. There were plenty of areas to stop for photos and scenic ...
... in all
this mist I heard music. I listened carefully trying to work out what direction
it was coming from. With the wind it was hard to hear and so I walked about
trying to see or hear what it was all about.
then i saw some light in the thick mist and sure enough it was this great hotel
and sure enough they came to my rescue.
it just luck or was it simply another miracle to happen in my life??
road from Valparola ...
... valley. It really is natural beauty at its best.
Most of the buildings in the town are typical Austrian painted hotels and shops but what really makes this place stand out is its wonderful church with its rather high spire. As one approaches from either road leading to the town this big church stands out and makes a fantastic photo with the Alps behind.
Last year I found this place by complete mistake and right away fell in love with the place. Sadly it was winter then ...
... was pretty relentless so we were afforded only the occasional glimpse. But luckily today was only a short 33km downhill ride. But with the difficult conditions and the roads so wet Rob took a bit of a tumble. Riding on the road, which was saturated with lots of puddles, we travelled through a section of road repair work. Rob innocently went through a puddle to find that it was actually a water ...