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... the time we got to baggage to get our bag it was alone and an announcement was broadcast that unclaimed bags would be destroyed. By the time we leave there is the longest line-up to get train tickets. The ticket seller is particularly unhelpful. Actually all the train personnel were decidedly unwilling to help. Result we end up on the wrong train and need to travel by ...
... their yellow fall colours. The rivers and lakes are coloured by glacial flour and a milky turquoise. The buildings have slate roofs often with orange lichen growing on them and some of the buildings are perched on stilts with flat slate rocks which are to keep the mice out apparently. Later we visit the Matterhorn museum and learn more about the climbers and the way of life of the people of Zermatt. It will be sad to leave ...
... about missing connections. Then we come to our next connection- no train!! A bus driver signals for us to get in the bus - remember not a lot of English. Can only guess that train was broken or late or doesn't run this late in the season. We make it to the Express which is waiting for us I guess because it left late. Whew made it! Actually the express was a disappointment because the scenery was very familiar like much of BC ...
Pottered about the little town of Pella near to where we are staying. Sat on wooden bench on quayside scoffing a gelato each like oldies do apparently. Delightful. Have now planned next step over the Simplon pass to stay in a small hotel in Chamonix, hoping to see Mont Blanc before the weather closes in. From there working our way back to the channel coast over 4-5 days. All fine and jalopy holding up so far - touch wood. Love to you all again. ...
You really 'Orta' come here if you can! It's really beautiful with lots of character and interest. We successfully caught the ferry and visited the Isola (Island) di San Giulio first although I got in the way of the captain on landing causing a slight problem with the ropes so not exactly endearing myself to him. The island itself consists of a central monastery inhabited by nuns ...