With towering peaks, rolling green pastures and a truly unique ancient culture that still exists to this day, the Dolomites provides visitors with an experience unlike any they’ve had before. Historians delight in the rich traditions and deep-routed heritage found there, while adventure travelers revel in the multitude of available outdoor activities. One of the […]
Why Family Hiking in the Dolomites? Ideally located along the south corner of the Alps, the Italian Dolomites offer the perfect combination of breathtaking nature, exhilarating outdoor activities and rich cultural discovery. And while many of the open air activities available there are geared toward expert athletes, the Dolomites also offer a variety of family […]
Mostly recognized for their skill in horseback riding, the gauchos of Patagonia are a special breed of men. They are tough, noble, and possess an unquestionable amount of courage. Their solitude is legendary. These men are used to living alone in the wilderness for months on end, with their dogs as their only companions. They […]
Patagonia, perhaps best known for its massive glaciers, towering mountains, deep fjords, and vast steppe (windswept plains), covers more than one million square kilometers (400,000 square miles) and plays host to an incredible variety of landscapes and wildlife. Stretching across South America, from the Atlantic to the Pacific Oceans, this region straddles two countries divided […]
Discover the beauty of Sardinia, from coastal trails to mountain tracks. Hike in the Supramonte Mountains, where narrow gorges and hidden canyons descend to the incredible beaches of the Orosei Gulf, characterized by transparent water and intense turquoise colors! Hike the Selvaggio Blu – the Wild Blue – the wildest, most beautiful trek in all […]
Explore Gourmet Cuisine in the Dolomites – “A Taste for Skiing” The Dolomites happen to be home to some of the most world-class dining experiences in the world. Head out on a gastronomical tour of this beautiful mountain region as you dine on Michelin-star rated dishes prepared with the finest local ingredients by world-famous chefs. […]
In the Dolomites, there is a relatively new ski experience known as the ski safari, and it’s fast becoming the adventure of choice for Dolomite visitors from across the globe that come in search of diversity and uniqueness. Both backcountry ski tours and lift-serviced ski safaris share many of the same features, yet there are […]
Ski safaris are becoming one of the most popular adventures for ski enthusiasts visiting the Dolomite Mountains, yet there are still many who have either not heard of these incredible combination trips or are still on the fence as to whether they’re worth embarking on.
When one thinks of skiing, they often envision invigorating runs down breathtakingly high mountain peaks, or cross country adventure on endless stretches of groomed trails. Now there’s a winter activity that combines both of these incredible activities into one amazing experience.
Anyone who has experienced the magnificent beauty of the Dolomite Mountains, and all of the incredible outdoor adventures and cultural gems found within, will arguably say that it’s a destination not to be missed. This is particularly true for family travel.