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Dolomites - mountains of magic

Hermann Frass

Dolomites - mountains of magic

discovery and conquest

by Hermann Frass

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Published by Athesia Press in Bolzano .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as "Dolomiten-Berühmte Bergwelt : Entdeckung und Eroberung.

Statementtranslated and edited by Bryn Brooks.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21663701M

Welcome to The Dolomites. The jagged peaks of the Dolomites span the provinces of Trentino and Alto Adige, jutting into neighbouring Veneto. Europeans flock here in winter for highly hospitable resorts, sublime natural settings and extensive, well-coordinated ski networks. Come for downhill or cross-country skiing and snowboarding or get ready. Gradually the “Pale Mountains” – a moniker that has been used in reference to the Dolomites since time immemorial – revealed their secrets and a multifaceted story and cultural history unfolded. World renowned mountaineer Reinhold Messner calls them the most beautiful mountains in the world.

Nestled in the rocky steeples of the Brenta Dolomite Mountains, holidays to Madonna di Campiglio are picture-perfect for walkers and nature-lovers alike. Peaceful and unspoilt, Lake Molveno is nestled deep within the magnificent UNESCO-protected Dolomites. Scenic walking trails and gentle meadow paths web this magical mountain valley, so. Book online Easy online booking. You are just a few clicks away from your dream holiday in Val d'Ega. We're delighted you have chosen to spend your holiday with us at the 4-star Hotel Marica! If you require further information on your stay at our hotel, please call us at +39

  The Italian Dolomites are rich in legends – dwarves, witches, ogres and dragons are said to stomp about the slopes, and lofty peaks conceal hidden passages to the underworld. Nestled in the Dolomites, in Northern Italy, it offers family-friendly skiing and hotels, world-class cuisine, and a host of thrilling outdoors adventures. And with days of sunshine a year, there’ll be smiles all round. Enjoy a beautiful backdrop of snow-covered mountains .


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Many formal elements of this type of fiction are present: like the protagonist of a typical Bildungsroman, the immature Castorp leaves his home and learns about art, culture Author: Thomas Mann. The entire area of the Dolomites is a UNESCO world heritage site that boasts hundreds of peaks and at least 20 which soar to alm feet.

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