Visiting San Domenico by feet

Last Sunday we went to walk in the Alps with two other families and their children. The destination was a small church called Santuario di San Domenico on the mountain top. We had to drive to Cantoira Fraz. Rù and then follow a nice trail towards the top. It was quite steep, but you only have…

My horse has opened my eyes!

After doing so many adventourous rides with Soraya, I have started to explore more trails also by feet. She has opened my eyes to the valley! Last week I finally went to see the statue «La madonna» above the Devil’s bridge in Lanzo. My father in law was one of the Alpine soldiers that actually…

Walking from Balme to the Green Lakes

«I laghi verdi» – The Green Lakes – is a place you should visit during your lifetime! Me, Luca and Dakota were planning to visit the more typical lake: «Lago di Malciaussia» until a friend told us about the green lakes. This particular name made us curious, and we went to the valley of Ceres…

After the rain…

After three days of puring rain it was time to go for a walk. It normally never rains this much during wintertime, but lately the weather seems to behave a bit crazy. There are actually two rivers crossing underneath the famous Devil’s Bridge. I love watching the water flowing down the river while walking my…

Walking from Menulla to Salvin in the Alps

Last Sunday I convinced my family to walk in the mountain. Normally we go horse riding, but I really missed walking in the Alps.     We went by car up the curvy road towards Lago di Monastero. Then we parked where the asphalt ends, and walked towards a track in the hill. This track…

Following forbidden tracks

One of the most beautiful sights in our nearest area is the lake in the middle of the asbestos mining area. I was supposed to bring my son to another beautiful lake in the mountain after his first day at school. But there were some scary clouds resting on top of exactly that mountain, so…