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We were intending on getting up early so we could get going to the castles today ... but ... that didn't happen & we didn't wake up until about 8.00am! Oops! They start serving breakfast at 8.00am! So we quickly chucked some clothes on, hoped no one would notice & went into the dining room. It was mostly French people around the table today: the parents of one of the girls who works here, plus another girl who is ...
We say 'Buongiorno' and they say 'Guten morgen'!? Yes we were confused also. We are still in Italy but they are all German up in the Alps. German is spoken and written first and Italian comes secondary. The borders were shifted 100 years ago and they ain't giving up their heritage. Funny thing is the borders up here are Switzerland and Austria! Our first ...
Wow! We think of NZ as beautiful but up here it it stunning. Only small parts of the South Island can even come close this. We started the journey with a 50min trip up the mountain and the driver emptied us in a car park that was 100 meters from the Austrian border! It was very cool ...
... Rather a sleepless night as the fridge refused to fire on
gas (we took a no-electric option, to keep costs down, as the 0.7euros per
KW-hr is iniquitous). We assume that this is either due to a. Altitude (we are
1,822m) or b. outside temperature (we are around 8 Deg C in the evening, falling
to 4 Deg C during the night). Had to shut the fridge down completely and then
ask for a power connection at 8am. Got the fridge to fire on LPG ...
... a cozy traditional village, where people paint murals of saints on their exterior walls and where the natural landscape is suddenly transformed into cozy little twisted alleys. And a castle! Yep, another castle. This one is quite a beauty, with a tall tower rising above the main walls. Turns out, this castle is used as a university campus, so I can go inside and at least check out the courtyard. From hear I cross an open ...