Italian Mountains, Mountains

Cervino – The Italian-side of the Matterhorn

When most people think of the Matterhorn they think of Switzerland, but the Matterhorn shares a border with both Switzerland and Italy.  It is located between the Canton of Valais in Switzerland and the Aosta Valley in Italy. The famous peak may look a little different from the back-side but  the views will still leave… Continue reading Cervino – The Italian-side of the Matterhorn

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Italian Mountains, Italy, Mountains, Skiing

Skiing in the Dolomites

The Dolomites are in the Northeastern part of Italy encompassing the provinces of Belluno, South Tyrol, and Trentino. The whole area is actually a UNESCO world heritage site and we were lucky enough to finally make a visit there. We decided we wanted to take a family ski trip this year and, although Switzerland is… Continue reading Skiing in the Dolomites