Travel Blogs from Ortisei
... on mountain restaurants is staggering. There are 3 Michelin starred restaurants in this Valley alone. I will make a separate post on favorite huts.
Guy absolutely loves ski school and it is not surprising as the Italians love children and are laid back. Ski school is a great value and kids ski free. Our mountain guides Matthias and Diego are off the charts.
We are staying in ...
... drive away.
The shows in Brixen however did not reflect the niceness of our accommodation. I have never met ruder children!! Oh well - I guess they're teenagers!
We had a trip up to Ploser, approx 2500m high and the views were stunning!
Off to Innsbruck on Thursday where we will be joined by boyfriends, girlfriends and family!! So ...
We have crossed the border! And now we are staying in Italy for 1 week before heading back to Austria.
The part of Italy we have arrive in is an area which caters for both Austria and Italian. It is often referred to as South Tyrol. Very strange talking to the locals as we weren't sure which language to try and speak in! I think a mix of all 3 would suffice!
Bruneck/Brunico is a lovely small town surrounded by beautiful mountain ranges and a ...
Nice crisp morning at -1deg. Sat in front row of bus today and got great pics of snow coming out of Austria. Kevin, the tour director talked heaps about what to expect in Italy. He is a great leader. Most beautiful scenery on the trip and I was lucky to be in the front seat to get awesome ...
1-11-13 Wurzjoch, Delle Erbe pass
(Around passes in Cortina area)
Today I got up with the plan of simply taking a quick trip across to Giau Pass and then returning to the hotel to take a walk over to the Dolomites right over the road from the hotel.
However, things did not work out that way and while riding the passes I realized the time was going faster than it should have been and so knew I had no chance of getting back early enough for a walk around ...