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Sienna to Villa Rosa (Lucarelli) Fri May 20 - cellophane — LiveJournal
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Sienna to Villa Rosa (Lucarelli) Fri May 20
"We're so lucky!"

We rode about 52 km on Friday. The morning we left Sienna was a little cloudy, which had me worried. With only 2 biking days left, I didn't want any more rain! Fortunately the rain held off, and we ended up with another beautiful day for cycling.

First we had to get out of Sienna, which was a challenge again -- getting out of a big city on bicycle is always a challenge. A few busy roads, a lovely downhill, and a dirt road later, and we were cruising into Pianella.

Our route sheet advised us to stop at the grocery in Pianella for picnic supplies. I had a café latte as well, because the ones at the hotel's breakfast were extremely unimpressive.

Our panniers loaded with mozzarella and tomatoes and meatballs, we hit the road again. After a nice 13 km, we came to a fork in the road. Our route sheet offered a longer optional ride that Lynn and I had been considering. We waved the others on by us while we studied the directions and debated if it was worth it or not.

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jeffreyab From: jeffreyab Date: June 27th, 2005 02:05 pm (UTC) (Link)
Your perfromance during the arch shot is quite impressive and makes my back hurt, ouch.
renniekins From: renniekins Date: June 28th, 2005 01:54 am (UTC) (Link)
Thank you! But you're cheating and reading ahead...not that I mind, but that day isn't done yet. (:
jeffreyab From: jeffreyab Date: June 28th, 2005 01:39 pm (UTC) (Link)
I am not cheating!

It says "read more" and when you reach the bottom of the page it says "next day" not "do not read rennie isn't finished yet."
elizilla From: elizilla Date: June 27th, 2005 04:36 pm (UTC) (Link)
The landscapes pictured look a lot like northern California.
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