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Sep 7, 2018 - Stage 14 Verres to Vercelli

We are half way to Rome. 800kms done. Gaylene birthday and we had lots of gravel(thick gravel!) roads. But overall a flat 94km day. Bought long candles to go on gaylenes dessert. Hilarious. They had no idea what to do with them. Put one in each of our desserts and Tichard had to correct their mistake before it was brought to the table... but the candles were never lit!!!’n Total kms 913

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Jun 13, 2015 - Turin - Vercelli - Milan

Today was unbelievable. We got to see the Holy Shroud. We went really early and it was so well organised with covered pathways for about a kilometre to get into the Cathedral of Turin. The security to get in was like getting on a flight. The shroud was absolutely breathtaking to see. The shroud is rarely displayed so for us to have the opportunity to see it was truly amazing. They showed a video explaining the different parts of the shroud and what we would see and then we went in to see the real thing. We got to stand in front of it for...

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