Day 364: The Jump

Sunday, December 30th Finally we are on the slopes! The terrain is icy but we don’t care. The jagged Dolomites loom around this playing ground in the valley, making us feel small and insignificant. To make up for it, I plant myself in the snow and wait for Peter to come flying down the mountain. … More Day 364: The Jump

Day 363: Gesundheit

Saturday, December 29th  We finally arrived in Val Gardena in the Italian Alps. In a town more Austrian or German than Italian, I feel right at home. Val Gardena reminds me of my beloved Salzburg except with a blanket of snow as the bells make their evening toll. The air is chilly and I feel the need … More Day 363: Gesundheit