Cycling Switzerland: My first solo journey

Day 4 | Bellinzona – Hospental (125KM)

What is that expression that people say: “Always trust your first instinct” or something like that? Well, I did not follow my own advice from the previous night and let stubbornness get the best of me and made some really dangerous mistakes on day 4. This was by far my worst day of cycling! Mostly my fault, I got lost, stuck in a huge thunder-storm, and almost suffered from hypothermia. Yes, I said it, mostly my fault! Before I share this part of my journey with you, I must admit I now understand how quickly things can degenerate when you are at the mercy of nature. Luckily, there are very good people out there and I wish I could thank them again.

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