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Europe Trekking Part 2

In Trip Reports by Lyra Pierotti1 Comment

Another stellar week in the Italian Dolomites! Dan and I hiked a good portion of the Alta Via 1 trek, staying at several stunning alpine huts along the way. My favorite was Rifugio Lavarella – great food, relaxing ambiance, pleasant staff, and a traditional Finnish sauna to relax your muscles at the end of a long day’s hike.   Exploring a bit off the beaten track, we hiked up to a high point above the Lavarella hut. A small rock …


In Trip Reports by Lyra Pierotti1 Comment

Cancel the return flight by: Guide Lyra Pierotti I think I made a big mistake purchasing a round trip plane ticket for my trip to the Dolomites. Should have just gotten a one-way. I just about passed out on our descent from Passo Falzarego. It may have been from having to skip lunch and run in cirlces to buy my bus ticket here and catch it there after finally locating the one person who could tetris together my complicated transportation …