Tag archive for ‘Italian Mountains’
Courmayeur holiday
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, January 9th, 2020

A meeting of ways in Courmayeur

How would a father and son, skier and snowboarder team fare for five days on the slopes together? Jon Bickley took teenager Ben back to the Alps to find out… Courmayeur photos courtesy of Jon Bickley Jon and Ben More...

mountain Gran Sasso
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Italy’s most impressive mountain peaks

Here are some of the most spectacular mountain peaks in Italy – have you scaled any of these?! Images by iStock 1 The Alps is one of the great European mountain ranges, touching Austria, Slovenia, Switzerland, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Valle di Gran San Bernardo travel guide

Rachael Martin explores the best places to eat and stay in this peaceful corner of northern Italy, tucked away among the mountains of the Valle d’Aosta… Photos by Rachael Martin unless otherwise stated Relax More...

Sonwies Alto Adige
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Alto Adige: the right altitude…

For Chris Allsop, holidays in the mountains of Alto Adige have previously been adventurous sojourns with ski-safaris, Michelin-starred huts, daring hikes and near misses with ice climbing. So how would it be with More...

Auberge de la Maison
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Courmayeur travel guide

Make the most of your travels with Rachael Martin’s tips and advice for anyone travelling to this spectacular part of Italy… Photos by Rachael Martin and Auberge de la Maison What to see & do The Skyway The More...

Auberge de la Maison, Mont Blanc, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

At the foot of Il Bianco

Rachael Martin spends a weekend exploring the alpine splendour of Courmayeur and its environs in the mountainous region of Valle d’Aosta Photos by Rachael Martin and Auberge de la Maison View of Mont Blanc from More...

Sunset over Monte Cervino, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Viewpoint: Monte Cervino

The sun catches the peak of Monte Cervino, aka the Matterhorn, as it sets over the Italian border with Switzerland in Val d’Aosta… Photo by Getty Images It is the region of Dolomites, at the eastern end of More...

Trekking, Alta Badia, Dolomites
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Walking the Dolomites

With wonderful locations, a warm welcome and delicious food, the Alta Badia mountains aren’t just for the winter, says Amanda Robinson Photos by Amanda Robinson unless otherwise stated Photo by molography.it Think More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Lakes and mountains

Italy’s northern lakes and the mountains that surround them are recognized as one of Europe’s most beautiful regions. Start planning your stay for 2016… Private Italy Tours Discover the real Northern Italy Our More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 18th, 2016

2016 Italia! Travel Awards

Welcome all to the inaugural Italia! Travel Awards – our team selects the very best places to visit, museums to view, beaches to relax on and much more. Discover the best of Italy right here… Every More...