Tag: trekking in Friuli Venezia Giulia

Trekking in the Planica valley to the Tamar Alpine Hut

Trekking in the Planica valley to the Tamar Alpine Hut

Easy hike 10 minutes from the Italian border (after Tarvisio). Family-friendly trekking along a path that leaves Planica ski jumping and arrives at Tamar alpine hut in less than an hour. A walk in the woods of the “Triglavski narodni park”.   You wake up […]

“Slow tourism” : is born the “Atlas of the Italian Paths” discover it!

“Slow tourism” : is born the “Atlas of the Italian Paths” discover it!

The future is sustainable tourism for this is born www.camminiditalia.it where lovers of “slow travel” will discover cultural itineraries, spectacular landscapes and unique experiences.   For 10 years now it seems that tourism is having a turnaround. While in the early 2000s the reduction of […]

The best apps for trekking and outdoor adventures

The best apps for trekking and outdoor adventures

There are dozens of apps to trace our paths or to find out which peaks surround us.

Here are the most useful and used apps during trekking and outdoor activities:

 

 

PAID APP : 

Maps 3D PRO – GPS per mtb, trekking, ski, outdoor : 3D Maps app is perfect for those who want to plan ahead on your smartphone the path that will do. Thanks to the use of gps can also be used in high mountains and to understand immediately if you have left the trail. It works offline, so it does not consume a lot and tells you point by point how many kilometers are missing, the total length of the route and the speed at which you are going.

 

Peak Finder: Have you always wondered what mountains surround you when you get to the top? Even the farthest ones? with this app thanks to the gps and the fact that you understand how high you are with a very simple interface, it will show you the names of all the worlds you can see. Paying is worth every penny. It’s also possible to use it in “photo” mode where the mountain design can overlay it with what you’re framing with your camera. Very useful!

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5 Fall foliage treks in Friuli Venezia Giulia

5 Fall foliage treks in Friuli Venezia Giulia

  5 easy treks in Friuli Venezia Giulia for the Autumn season Autumn is an intense emotion. The first cold, the chestnuts on the fire, hot tea after dinner. An aura of nostalgia, thinking over the summer, comes over me. But there are still the […]

TREKKING IN THE NORTH-EAST OF ITALY: THE BORDAGLIA ALPINE LAKE

TREKKING IN THE NORTH-EAST OF ITALY: THE BORDAGLIA ALPINE LAKE

It is September 3rd and temperatures have dropped suddenly. During the night the first snow flakes came down and the tallest mountains were whitewashed. A beautiful fortune for the first walk of September.

TREKKING INTO THE DOLOMITES: DISCOVER THE CAMPANILE IN VAL MONTANAIA

TREKKING INTO THE DOLOMITES: DISCOVER THE CAMPANILE IN VAL MONTANAIA

Hello everybody!!

I’m so happy to share with you my last trekking experience in the Dolomites. 

The video is subtitled in Italian, sorry, but is nice to see anyway!

There are many reasons why I’m so happy for this gopro video so:

 

  1. I was waiting a day like this from long time! So I enjoyed every second of this walk through the mountains.
  2. I was so curious to see the  Campanile in Val Montanaia. Is one of the most important things of my land so, this was one of my focus of this year. DONE!
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Trekking in Carnia: discover Pesariis the village of clocks and the mountain houses in Orias

Trekking in Carnia: discover Pesariis the village of clocks and the mountain houses in Orias

A day to discover the Valley of the Time, also known as Val Pesarina. Famous since the ‘700 for the construction of clocks today is a beautiful village to discover with great taverns, a museum on watchmaking and a path that goes on throughout the […]

TREKKING IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA : THE PATH OF FORGOTTEN VILLAGES OF MOGGIO UDINESE

TREKKING IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA : THE PATH OF FORGOTTEN VILLAGES OF MOGGIO UDINESE

Above Moggio Udinese following path CAI 418/420, begins the trek called “Troj by Borgs”, a beautiful medium difficulty 4 hours trail that allows you to visit remote villages of the end ‘800th century, ancient inhabited by famous stonemasons of the area and shepherds. So one morning of April, me and […]