When My Body and Spirit Needed Repair, a Trip to the Italian Dolomites Healed Me; Amiee White Beazley; Travel & Leisure

A travel writer’s love letter to Italy details her cycling trip through the Italian Dolomites on e-bike and how the nature, beauty, food, and people helped her heal.

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Dolomites, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Center of Mounting Controversy; Zoe Klobus; GlacierHub

Tensions are brewing over the management and preservation of the Dolomites, a mountain range and UNESCO World Heritage site in Northern Italy. Mountain Wilderness, a non-profit, recently published an online letter announcing it was removing itself from the Board of Supporters of the UNESCO Dolomites Foundation. This controversy reveals the difficulties of maintaining a tourism dominated economy in a region pressured to preserve its natural environment.

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South Tyrol: The Very Top of Italy; Travel Weekly

Italy’s northernmost province, South Tyrol is set among the jaw-droppingly beautiful mountains of the Dolomites, a secret spot waiting to be discovered by U.S. travelers.

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Italy’s ski safari; Amy Tara Koch; NY Times

Every mountain is different, sure. But, the rhythm of most ski resorts is predictable. So, when Amy Tara Koch heard about a “ski safari” in the Italian Alps, that involved crisscrossing the scenic towns and valleys of places like Cortina, Civetta, Val Gardena and Arabba, then sleeping at a different alpine inn each night (sadly, no tiger tracking), she was intrigued.

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Amazing Light in the Beautiful Dolomites; Pauline Allione; Fubiz

Backpacking and road trip lover, the German photographer Martin Morgenweck has logically made landscapes his specialty. With his series “Dolomites Part I &…

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Why skiing enthusiasts love this Italian Alpine paradise; Tamara Hinson; Telegraph

With incredible skiing opportunities, a stunning natural landscape and a rich heritage, it’s no surprise that pro-athletes have been competing here for decades.

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Alta Badia – Experience the Best of Italy; Roger Fulton; Active Traveller

Alta Badia in the Italian region of South Tyrol combines the beauty of the Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with Ladin traditions, fabulous cuisine…

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Six Must-visit Sites in Italy’s South Tyrol; Roger Fulton; Active Traveller

Italy’s best-kept secret, the northernmost South Tyrol region is a unique blend of culture and landscape, with some striking places to visit. Here are six…

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The dazzling Dolomites offer some of Europe’s most scenic hikes; Ute Junker; Traveller

The area is so rich in trails that choosing which one to tackle first is difficult.

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