Blur of Tail Lights on Narrow Street

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The second most traveled route between Italy and St. Moritz is this narrow little road.  Tour buses can barely squeeze thru here one at a time without busting off their mirrors.  This town is called Santa Maria and it is near Mustair where the Convent of San Giovanni Battista is located.  The convent began in the 9th century and this town (Santa Maria) has existing 16th century buildings that constrain traffic... These roads were built for horse carts.  A good contact for this area is the foundation for the monastery.
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The second most traveled route between Italy and St. Moritz is this narrow little road. Tour buses can barely squeeze thru here one at a time without busting off their mirrors. This town is called Santa Maria and it is near Mustair where the Convent of San Giovanni Battista is located. The convent began in the 9th century and this town (Santa Maria) has existing 16th century buildings that constrain traffic... These roads were built for horse carts. A good contact for this area is the...
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