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Day 2: Descent in the Dolomites

We woke up early, slipped into our clothes, put packs on our backs, and raced out the door with hiking poles in hand.  We enjoyed one more amazing vista from Nuvolau’s deck.  Wonderful!  The days’s trek was to be a … Continue reading

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Day One: Sleeping right on top of the mountain

You have to hike up a mountain for a full day to get to this view. Hiking is superb in the Dolomites.  Why don’t more people take a detour north from Venice to enjoy these craggy mountains?  They’re now a UNESCO … Continue reading

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