Curiosity and insights on the Dolomites of Trentino, South Tyrol, Bellunese and Friuli

Wine and food tour in Trentino

Trentino is a land having a lot to offer from the point of view of wine and food. Lakes, valleys and mountains hide in fact delicious treasures. Produce of the land, genuine fragrances and

Trentino old flavours

Since always people think mountain cuisine to be poor in taste and aspect, but in fact it is nourishing and essential too. There are several ways to cook Trentino dishes, from canederli to

Trentino typical products

When you talk about Trentino, the first thing you certainly remind of is the apple, symbol of this region. However, you cannot forget the many other products that this land offers, such as red

The origin of Trentino Lakes

Trentino Lakes has been considered a little ocean in the heart of the Dolomites.
The origin of these basins, which represented an oasis in a desert of rocks for hunters, is in the Quaternary

Ice climbing on the Dolomites

Do you love climbing? Then ice climbing is the right winter sport for you. This activity is performed on spectacular frozen waterfalls, using the normal climbing equipment as well as ice axes

Molveno lake: windsurf, canoe, sailing

The Molveno Lake, with its clear water which comes from the Brenta peaks and the Paganella slopes, offers the possibility of ploughing the waves with windsurf, canoe, sailing, rowing and pedal

Ice climbing on the Dolomites

Do you love climbing? Then ice climbing is the right winter sport for you. This activity is performed on spectacular frozen waterfalls, using the normal climbing equipment as well as ice axes

History of the Paganella plateau

Man settlements on the table-land have very far origins. The oldest finds came to light in 1952 in Molveno Lake. They were fragments of pottery, and flintstone tools, rests of a Neolithic

Ruins of the Belfort Castle

The first document about Belfort Castle is dated 1311, when Henry earl of Tyrol gave to Tirsone of Altenspaur the permission of building a tower to protect and control the Via Nuova, which

Saint Vigilio church

The Saint Vigilio church is located inside the cemetery in Molveno and dates back to the XIII century. It is dedicated to Saint Vigilio, the bishop of Trent.

Because of its architecture, this

Taialacqua Old Sawmill

 

It was founded in 1500, as a cooperative, by Molveno inhabitants, under the request of their priest don Taialacqua, who strongly desired to improve the conditions of the population.

Then,

Andalo masi

Andalo village developped in the centuries around 14 "masi", old groups of houses built in different plot. Nowadays it is still possible to admire some original buildings aong an itinerary

The Lakes of the Altopiano della Paganella

Lake of Andalo

Paganella plateau is interested by many Carsic phenomena. The Lake of Andalo, few kilometres far from the Molveno one, represented the geologic and morphologic characteristic

Molveno lake

As many in Trentino, the lake of Molveno has been exploited for hydroelectric aims too, which partially modified its aspect. The lake, originated by a landslide, marks the border between this

Adamello Brenta Natural Park

Adamello-Brenta National Park is the largest park in the Trentino region, in the heart of the Retiche Alps, among the Giudicarie, Non and Sole valleys. Its perimeter encloses quite distinct