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Apr 19, 2016 - Ortisei--Up to the Alpe di Suisi

Yesterday (Tuesday) was a beautiful sunny day to make the trip to the Alpe di Siusi, Europe's largest high-alpine meadow which lies between two of the most famous Dolomite ski-resort valleys. The drive up to 6,500 feet high meadow was again along a narrow, curvy road. At another time of year we might have been going up by cable car, but they are not running during this in-between time. The drive overlooked lush green valleys dotted with farm huts. When we reached the meadow, we found it covered with a light layer of snow. In June, this...

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