The mornings in the mountains are magical. The scents of pine trees, the sound of streams, and the song of forest birds complete the view of the high mountain peaks painted with the most beautiful colors of the morning. I can’t imagine a better start of the day.
Details about all aspects of the Tour du Mont Blanc such as accommodation, food and price.
The Tour du Mont Blanc is one of the most popular European multi-day hikes. This 170-kilometer long trail with more than 10,000 meters of climb turns around the Mont Blanc. On its path through Italy, Switzerland, and France it reaches some of the most beautiful regions in the Alps.
Aosta is a beautiful Italian town on the crossroads of roads leading to the alpine passages of Little and Great Saint Bernard and the Mont Blanc tunnel near the highest mountain peaks in Europe: Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, and Monte Roza.
Hallstatt, a small village located on the shores of a beautiful lake at the foot of Dachstein Mountain is one of the most beautiful places in Austria and Europe.
Livigno, a town in the northernmost part of the Italian province of Lombardy, almost on the very border with Switzerland, has a lot to offer. I will dare to say – it is the best of Italy I’ve seen so far.
St. Wolfgang Im Salzkammergut, as the Austrians most commonly call this place, is a charming little town tucked on the shores of Wolfgangsee Lake. The panorama of this small town at the foot of Schafberg Mountain is a scene to remember.
Mountain… unlimited source of inspiration, beauty, surprises. And from time to time, Nature decides that I am ready for a new lesson. This story is about one: Meeting Swiss Morteratsch Glacier face to face.
As you might have guessed, New Year’s holidays have brought me a lot of unexpected commitments. I did not finish the advertised text about Rila National Park in time for the announced term. Since it is a bit longer text, it will wait for some quieter days. In the meantime, I want to show you one amazing site that doesn’t require too many words. You will see Lake Hallstatt Austria the way I saw it…
The Bernina Pass (Passo del Bernina) is 2300 meters high pass that connects two beautiful Swiss valleys filled with hiking and biking trails. This is a story about one of them.