TripAdvisor Reviews Silvretta Hotel Samnaun
Travel Blogs from Samnaun
... with what you
think is right and by the time the satnav returns its screaming in your
face....."you went the wrong way!!!"
I managed through all the roads and tunnels of Bolzano and soon find myself on
yet another pass road. This road is rather busy but as I am in no hurry it
simply does not worry me and I just plod along at a steady 45 mph looking at
the wonderful scenery as I go.
I have been to this neck of the world now ...
... most milk was honored by wearing the largest bell. After the cow parade we had lunch at the town fire house which was set up to provide food for those who had come to the festival. After lunch we took a bus, train and another bus to Sent which turned out to be a larger and prettier town than we expected. It is near both Austria and Italy and ...
On 9/23 we we planned to hike from Ardez to Scuol but we were soon bogged down on a steep slope consisting of mud, cow pies and sheep & goat droppings; not a pleasant undertaking. When we got past that we were on snow that had fallen yesterday. We used the opportunity to walk through the snow to clean our boots. This worked until we stepped into cow pies hidden by the snow! The trail guide indicated that mountain restaurants were opportunities ...
... and 20 minutes and, of course, it was scenic ride with lots of changes but we're jaded to the point of not taking photos along the way. Before leaving Murren we photographed some chamois grazing on the hillside and we took a few photos when we arrived in Zernez, a tidy Swiss village where we resume hiking. On 9/22 we hiked from Zernez to Guarda, a UNESCO World Heritage site because ...
... viewing spot (3,108m). Along the road are any points of interest including waterfalls, gorges, flora and fauna. We didn't take the gondola, instead hiked through rocky terrain as far as we could (to keep safe and because the afternoon was quickly passing). After a rest at the top, some snow ball fights and a few minutes to enjoy the 360deg views, we headed ...