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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 447             Innsbruck to Verona

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Hasty plate of poor soup at the railway restaurant.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 1 Off again, down the narrow defile we soon reach the antique beside the river, closely hemmed in by high cliffs, upon one of which is the extensive Benedictine Monastery of Seben

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 In the Lorreto Chapel are some of the most valuable church relics of the Tyrol-Below Klausen we soon reach the high Porphery [sic] cliffs along whose red walls we run for several miles- seeing it in walls, roadways, and houses-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 Before reaching Botzen we run into a wine district where the narrow valley is covered with trellises, hundreds of acres, and the precipitous mountain sides are terraced like stairways.

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 1 Botzen, a place of 9000 about nine thousand inhabitants is one of the liveliest commercial places in the Tyrol, at the junction of the Rivers Eisack and Talfer, and where we had intended staying over night to shorten this long days ride but our families decided they could endure it for twelve hours to Verona.

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 Leaving Botzen we experience one of the discomforts of being in a second class compartment. Our foot-warmers which have been so

8 Leave a comment on paragraph 8 0 [-Klausen-]

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