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

111 peaks around Cortina, a hiking guide

Idea Montagna publishing has issued a new hiking guide dedicated to all those who love hiking, also at high altitude: 111 cime attorno a Cortina, a selection of hiking trails written down by

Wine and food tour in the Bellunese

To fully appreciate the places in which you choose to spend your holidays, you should do more than just admire the beautiful landscapes: try for example enjoying the fragrances coming from a

Maize and polenta

...Columbus' discovery

Besides the disputes, the real fact is that Columbus' discovery had, first of all, the merit of making the most of the New World potential, and starting the

Picnic areas in the Bellunese

The picnic areas in the Bellunese include built-in grills and picnic tables with benches. The facilities blend beautifully with the landscape and are at the disposal of all visitors who want

The lakes of Cortina d'Ampezzo

Besides a lively, upper class social life and perfect ski runs, the Queen of the Dolomites Cortina boasts also a natural environment rich of attractions. Among these, worth a mention, and of

Circolo Golf Miramonti Cortina

Address: Via Peziè, 104/A

Town: 32043 CORTINA D'AMPEZZO

Province: BL

Altitude: mt 1224

Green: 6 holes

Facilities: driving range, putting green, cart rental, pro-shop, refreshment

Ampezzo Dolomites Regional Park

These mountains North of Cortina have been declared protected by the Veneto Region since 1990: peculiarly enough, the management of the park rests within the ancient associations of the local

Protected Areas and Natural Parks in the Province of Belluno

In the Province of Belluno there are around 15 protected areas including National Parks and National Reserves. Specifically there are:

- National Park of Dolomiti Bellunesi, kmq 320
- Natural

Giau Pass

The Giau Pass is a mountain pass connecting Cortina d'Ampezzo with Selva di Cadore and Val Fiorentina in the province of Belluno. The pass is extremely scenic, since from here you have a view

Circolo Golf Miramonti Cortina

Address: Via Peziè, 104/A

Town: 32043 CORTINA D'AMPEZZO

Province: BL

Altitude: mt 1224

Green: 6 holes

Facilities: driving range, putting green, cart rental, pro-shop, refreshment

Most popular movies on the Dolomites

More than hundred movies give immortality to the rocks, snow, landscapes and social life of the famous mountain resort Cortina d'Ampezzo: war movies, romantic movies, Italian comedies,

Ski mountaineering in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d'Ampezzo is an excellent destination for those wanting to discover the mountains in winter doing ski mountaineering, leaving the ski runs to enter a charming - though difficult and

Art in Cortina d'Ampezzo

From an artistic point of view, many are the interesting places in Cortina, starting from the parish church of the Saints Filippo and Giacomo and its bell tower. The church was built at the

Climbing in the Dolomites Bellunese

A short and modest practice wall for the training periods is that of "sassi delle Masière" of Mas, with different difficulties. Here there is also a boulder area. It is not so attended and the

Springs and Lakes of Rufiedo

A powerful seasonal outflow from the slope of the Croda Rossa creates the lakes, authentic natural and landscape jewels. The Lago Bianco (white lake), is quite silted up by a grassy plain; the