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... shifted back and forth between the two countries over the last few hundred years, and, as a result, has a very mixed culture and language. This is why many peaks and huts have two names: a German version, and an Italian one. Kletterstieg and Paternkofel, two terms I have used here, are the German variations.
Massimiliano, Paolo. "The Geology of the Dolomites: What Makes These Mountains Unique?" ...
... was also an old hut that the workers that built the road had lived in and a memorial to those that had died during the construction. The tunnel at the top had icicles in it from water that had been dripping. At 5.00 pm it was 1.5C.
We stayed the night just at the bottom of the road in a car park as it was starting to get dark.
... for photography and sure enough it looked
the car and within minutes its onwards and upwards to the top of this mountain
which if i remember correctly is 2700 metre high.
we get higher the views just get better and so i start clicking the shutter of
my camera. However half way up and it shuts down and says "replace
batteries"!! Thank goodness I had a spare set.
the batteries going was one thing but just ...
... br> This whole town is surrounded by mighty high Dolomite mountains and is extremely beautiful and makes for great photos.
Soon my wonderful Italian lunch is delivered to my table and before I know it I have some other friends who are also feeling a little on the hungry side and have come a begging. These little friends are a small family of Sparrows.
At first they are a bit shy but once I start feeding them they are all around me like beggars.
While sitting ...
... outside and oh my golly how the weather had changed. Earlier in the day it was quite warm but now some freezing wind had got up and so with all my gear back on it was back down the pass to my hotel in Heiligenblut.
Today really had been a most enjoyable day. I never covered many miles but as for scenery it was certainly one of the best days ever of my life and for sure I will be coming back!!
Tomorrow I am still undecided as to where I will be heading so watch this ...