Italy’s Best Skiing Resorts for Beginners

Skiing in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Veneto, Italy

Before booking a skiing vacation, there are many things to consider. And one of them is ones level of experience. As a greenhorn, choosing the best skiing resorts for beginners is very important. Italy’s ski resorts are definitely very popular among European and overseas skiers. And if you are just a beginner you won’t be disappointed. The country offers some

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Val Grande National Park – one of Italy’s largest wilderness reserves

A view of Val Grande National Park, Piedmont, Italy

Not too far from the shores of Lake Maggiore is where you will find one of Italy’s largest wilderness reserves. Running from the lake shores up to the peak of Mount Rosa, the Val Grande National Park was officially established back in 1992. However the history of the area as a reserve dates back much further into the history of

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Alessandria – sweet city

Alessandria, Municipio, Italy

City of Alessandria lies on the south-eastern part of the Italian region of Piedmont and its name was given in honor of Pope Alexander III in 12th century. Do not mess this city with the Egyptian Alexandria. In the past Alessandria had a very strategic location, therefore it was a military centre, which reflected in its architecture. However the strategic

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