Places for contemplation: Wackerer and Totensee lakes

In the Dolomites there are lot of wonderful alpine lakes, both natural and artificial. Many of these are known worldwide, a popular destination for holidays, day trips or simple visits of a few hours. Among the most famous ones we can certainly mention the Braies and Misurina lakes or the Rèsia, Carezza and Anterselva lakes,Continue reading “Places for contemplation: Wackerer and Totensee lakes”

The most beautiful Via Ferrata in the Dolomites (1)

The via ferrata is an equipped hiking route (“EEA – Escursionisti Esperti con Attrezzatura”) which very often climbs along the rocky walls. The progression is facilitated by the presence of metal equipment (ropes, rungs, ladders, brackets, etc.) and the difficulty of each route depends on multiple factors: physical effort, exposure, length. In the following article,Continue reading “The most beautiful Via Ferrata in the Dolomites (1)”

Val di Funes: a place of my heart (video)

My father discovered this valley by chance, almost 30 years ago now. It was the beginning of the 90s, my parents used to spend their summer holidays in the Dolomites, after years spent in “Val d’Aosta”. Their favorite destinations were “Val di Fassa” and “Val Badia”.One day, guided by his usual curiosity, dad decided toContinue reading “Val di Funes: a place of my heart (video)”

A new trip everytime I go back home

I grew up in the western part of Liguria, less known than the opposite eastern part, but, in my opinion, equally beautiful and special. My family comes from a small village behind Imperia, Dolcedo, 7 kilometers far from the sea. A small village nestled between the two sides of the valley, sited above the riverContinue reading “A new trip everytime I go back home”