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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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From Lake Constance to the mountains of Switzerland- incredible train ride on the Bernina express to Pontresina in Graubunden in the Engadine. Snow, mountains, below freezing winds and a trek to the Morteratsch glacier ( in our all purpose travel outfits) and an even more amazing train ride to Tirano, Italy were included in our brief sojourn to ...
... a marriage certificate (with only a possible marriage year to go by) and it didn't cost a cent. They were fantastic. We then decided to go for a drive over to Switzerland as we had almost a whole day to spare now, so up the hill we went. It is only 1 minute from the boarder here. The idea was to head to Pontresina for a late lunch. It was getting colder the further ...
We just had the most excellent day today. Took to Bernina Express (The Little Red Train) to St. Moritz and back. And yes, "There was snow on those mountains!" The train ride was amazing, we took a million photo's of snow, mountains & the train of course. Saw some really cool things along the way, like guys with big kite sails like they use on the Estuary, but with snow boards, cross country & down hill skiers, and footprints a million miles from anywhere on ...
... cross-country and downhill, and as an experienced downhill skier I have to say that the Telemark boots were a lot more comfortable than downhill boots and the lack of a heel attachment meant that there was so much more technique needed. Book a ski instructor if you want to get down the slope safely!
Overall, I think Livigno is a fantastic place to ski and the Italians are very hospitable and full of fun, as expected.
... the cold, we were also able to empty the water and toilet and fill with fresh water. We decided to have lunch before setting off again. as soon as we turned away from the lake the houses had a more alpine feel. Before long the rain changed to snow. As we climbed the snow became deeper, the ploughs were doing a good job at keeping the road clear. We passed quite a few vehicles that had stopped to put on their snow chains, it's compulsory ...