Valsavarenche and around May 30th 2012 30th May 2012 Wednesday.
Valsavarenche was our destination today, another of those roads that leads high up into the mountains but you have to come back the same way!
Again stunning scenery, rapids, cascades and beautiful Alpine flowers, spotted an Alpine Pansy.
We drove to the end and we had reached a height of 6000 feet! We then took a circular walk and were privileged to com ... read more
Europe » Italy » Aosta Valley » Valsavarenche Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more