Day 6 – Trieste, Italy to Rijeka, Croatia (5/30/13)

Woke up to a very unpleasant wet morning. My brother went upstairs to checkout of the apartment while I brought the panniers down to the ground level. A few minutes later my brother came down along with the manager. She unlocked the storage room and wished us well on our journey as we loaded up…

Day 5 – Udine to Trieste (5/29/13)

Woke up relatively early on our first day in Italy. It looked gloomy outside, but at least it wasn’t raining. Following the free breakfast at the hotel bar, we checked out and headed towards the town center. We decided to take advantage of the dry weather and our early morning departure, started wondering around the…

Day 4 – Villach, Austria to Udine, Italy (5/28/13)

It was obvious from my brother’s face that he didn’t have a pleasant night. His cold has gotten worst overnight and he seemed quite tired. I am sure he could have used some rest, but there was no time as we were both set on crossing the Alps into Italy on that day. After a…