• Lago di Braies come arrivare

    LAKE BRAIES: HIKING GUIDE, PARKING INFO & USEFUL TIPS

    Lake Braies, also known as Pragser Wildsee in German, is a gorgeous alpine lake located in Bolzano/Bozen province in northern Italy. It is part of the bilingual region of Trentino Alto-Adige/South Tyrol.Famous for its position between the forest on one side and the rocky face of Croda del Becco/Seekofel on the other, Lake Braies is a not to be missed hike when visiting Alto Adige/South Tyrol. The same can be said for the Three Peaks of Lavaredo of which we talk about in this post. WHERE IS LAKE BRAIES Lake Braies lies at 1,494 meters above sea level near the municipality of Braies/Prags and 100 km away from Bolzano/Bozen.It measures…

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    HOW TO REACH THE THREE PEAKS OF LAVAREDO – HIKE AND PARKING INFO

    The Three Peaks of Lavaredo are the undisputed symbol of the Dolomites and offer a must do hike for every visitor getting to Trentino South-Tyrol and Veneto. The Three Peaks, better known as Tre Cime di Lavaredo in Italian or Drei Zinnen in German, mark in fact the border between these two regions in Italy’s north-east. READ ALSO: Lake Braies hiking guide and tips HIKE AROUND THE THREE PEAKS OF LAVAREDO Here’s all you need to know about how to get to the Three Peaks of Lavaredo. The highest of the Three Peaks is Cima Grande (Big Peak), raising at an altitude of 2,999 meters above sea level. To its…

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    OUR INTERRAIL TRIP ITINERARY: 15 COUNTRIES IN 50 DAYS!

    Last autumn we had the chance to make one of our longest standing dreams come true: traveling Europe by train with an epic Interrail trip!Since we were teenagers, we’ve been hearing about this opportunity to travel around Europe on a budget with a unique train ticket.For one reason or another, we always postponed this adventure. First we had to study, then we had to work, then we traveled for 2 years in Asia. Lastly we spent 1 year in Australia. It’s interesting how some people end up traveling to the other side of the world before visiting properly their own country and continent first!Anyway, we finally made it, better late…

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    HOW DOES INTERRAIL WORK? A FULL GUIDE TO TRAIN TRAVEL IN EUROPE

    So, how does Interrail work? This is definitely the question we got asked the most by our readers during the last 2 months of travelling through Europe by train thanks to our Interrail Pass.And to be honest we asked ourselves the same question when we sat down and had to start planning our own trip.The Interrail program was launched in 1972. Thought for young Europeans under 21 years of age, it consists in a unique railway ticket that allows unlimited travel through the European Union countries participating in the scheme.It has then become available to everyone, youths and adults.Since 2007 the Interrail Global Pass was introduced, including 31 participating nations…

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    OCTOBER 2019 NEWS: WE’RE TRAVELLING ACROSS EUROPE BY TRAIN!

    As our tireless readers will know thanks to our accounts on Instagram and Facebook, last October 1st we left with our backpacks from Turin to Triest, starting officially a new adventure: our InterRail! WHAT’S INTERRAIL? The InterRail is a scheme that allows to travel on board all trains within the European Union for a determined period of time with a unique ticket.Working in partnership with InterRail.eu we will be travelling around Europe for 2 months, telling about our experience through our blog and social media channels.The Interrail Pass scheme has been going through some variations in the last decade. As of today, there are two kind of tickets: the Global…

  • Lago di Sorapis come arrivare

    HOW TO GET TO LAKE SORAPIS, DOLOMITES

    It’s been over a month we are in Cortina d’Ampezzo, in the Dolomites in Northern Italy, and we had the chance to do few excursions to some of the most beautiful places around, as the Three Peaks of Lavaredo. LAKE SORAPIS Today we talk about stunning turquoise Lake Sorapis (Lago di Sorapis) and how to get to it hiking along trail n.215 leading to Rifugio Vandelli, at a couple of hundred meters from the lake. Lake Sorapis is a glacial lake located at 1,900 metres above sea level. The purest water coming from the slopes of surrounding mountains give to its water a bright turquoise colour, that leaves speechless at…