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Travel Blogs from San Giovanni in Valle Aurina
... Sunday Reese and I ventured up to a new Hutte that is about 1000 vertical meters above our house. I think the opportunity to hike from the house is also truly unique where on average you can be in high alpine (above 1500 m) within 1 hour of hard uphill hiking. We shared a coke and sprite on the deck of the Hutte with the sun setting in the background. It was very Austrian...I also like the fact that she can climb as quickly as me and so the exploration potential is increasing every week!
... for a change).
This is the first time on a four lane limited access highway that we have been treated to such extended and beautiful scenery. Unfortunately the photos do not adequately capture the colors and depth, so partly you will just have to trust us, difficult as that is.
We arrived somewhat before four. After checking in etc. ...
... has taken on a whole new challenge for me. I discovered what I thought was baking powder and soda, only to pull out of the oven some very flat cookies. (luckily, kennedy inlaws brought the canadian kind); - there are small parks outside almost every grocery store, which means shopping on my own while the kids play - happy all around.
I am still amazed (and in awe) of the number of children who walk themselves home, and at very young ages (I'm guessing 6 is the youngest ...
... made for a nice way to warm up and also had the most spectacular views of the day. The path I was following used to be a railway until they tunnelled the train instead and paved this into a cycling path. This meant that it was a snaky path following the river with the mountains on either side of you. Ever corner seemed to have a new surprise, whether it was a spectacular rock wall jutting up into the sky, or a magnificent castle built on the side of the mountain ...
... a goat, it was quite small and it hurt one of its legs so it couldn't walk on it and was limping. We named him drie because he was only walking on 3 legs. Drie means 3. We took a little walk up the mountain and then we had a really nice view of another valley. We went out for dinner that night, and we had schniztel and I had goulash soup with a dumpling. And we had oktoberfest sausage, it was very good. We had such a good time. Next entry we will talk about our hikes. I hope you read ...