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Today we wake up slow. The mornings are dim as the sun doesn't peak over the mountains until the early afternoon. The Dolomite Mountains of northern Italy sit beautifully in the backdrop of our humble bedroom windows. Its jagged snow-covered peaks tower with grandeur in the sky, while its soft talus is covered in thick forest. The grass is shimmering with a white glistening frost in the cold October morning.A fire is lit in the cast ...
I spent two weeks in late September in Toblach, a small town in the Dolomitic region of northern Italy. The Dolomites are a jagged mountain range unlike any other in Europe, whose sheer cliffs and deep canyons have been formed by natural processes taking place over the last 300 million years. More than once has the range sunk under the ocean, only to resurface changed, and more unique than ever. Toblach and the Dolomites were also the home of ...
... are now wonderfully kept and used as a cycle track.
At one point while heading around a long sweeping curve a large stone viaduct caught my attention and so I stopped and went to investigate.
I rode under the viaduct and found myself inside what appeared to be a wonderful well kept old mill kind of place. I got chatting to a biker couple who were out for a days ride from Venice.
After a good chat i went to explore this old mill. It was wonderfully preserved and ...
... hole, which threw Rob over his handle bars, sending him off the bike and skidding on his belly across the bitumen. Luckily there were no cars at that moment, and the cars that banked up after the incident waited until Rob picked himself and his bike up and unsteadily found his way to the side. Also luckily Rob had lots of layers on today due to the cold so things could have been worse, but he ...
... decent weather. We know from previous experience not to be complacent, though, as the bad weather often awaits on the trickiest sections at the top.
Sure enough as we climbed through 2200 metres we hit the cloud and temperature plummeted toward freezing, Having been here twice before, we had the merino clothing on under the bike gear today!