Category Archives: Italy

TMB Day 7, Rifugio Bonatti to La Fouly

July 25, 2019 After a good night’s sleep we got up at 7 am, packed up a bit, and then went up to breakfast. We were almost the last ones there but there was still a lot of food. It … Continue reading

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TMB Day 6, Courmayeur to Rifugio Bonatti

July 24, 2019 The Hotel Bouton d’Or had an excellent breakfast and we made the most of it. They had eggs, meats, fruit compote, yogurt, sweet breads, cherry tomatoes—you name it, they had it. This gave us a good start … Continue reading

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TMB Day 5, Rifugio Elisabetta to Courmayeur

July 23, 2019 With no curtains on our window the sun shone in at 6:30 am, so we decided to get up. We packed up our bags and headed down for breakfast. The breakfast was the worst we had had … Continue reading

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TMB Day 4, La Ville des Glaciers to Rifugio Elisabetta

July 22, 2019 We had set the alarm for 7 am, since our bus was leaving at 8:30 am. But at 5 am our neighbours started to pack up and leave. It was well-nigh impossible to sleep with all the … Continue reading

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Europe, 2016

This was supposed to be our summer hiking holiday in Europe (including Britain of course). The hiking was less than satisfactory due to Rosemary’s injured knee, but as usual we made the best of things. We stayed for about ten … Continue reading

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