Category Corvara and the Dolomites

La Casa: Corvara in Badia, Italy (Apartment Murina)

Where: Apartment Murina, Corvara in Badia, Italy When: September 2012 Why: Ken’s wanted to climb the Via Ferrata (“Iron Route”) through the Dolimites for a long time.  Our first apartment (Garni Karin) closed for the season a week after we arrived, so we moved to the neighbor’s apartments.How we found it: We used the brochure […]

La Casa: Corvara in Badia, Italy (Garni Karin)

Where: Garni Karin, Corvara in Badia, Italy When: September 2012 Why: KC’s wanted to climb the Via Ferrata (“Iron Route”) through the Dolimites for a long time.  I’ll ask him to make a  Fia Ferrata post for beautiful photos, and maybe he’ll include some details for other climbers.  Corvara has 3 of the routes within walking […]

The yogurt pail

She just couldn’t help herself.  I was impressed that it took as long as it did. But, it had to happen….. I stood at the sink and looked over at the drying rack. There it was, the ½ quart yogurt pail turned upside down, apparently drying. I almost grabbed it and flung it in the […]

Lodging: Corvara, Italy

Location: Corvara, Italy Space: 1-bedroom furnished vacation-rental apartment Price: 32 Euro per person, per day How we found it: http://www.garnikarin.it/ Notes: We wired a deposit of 150 Euros to hold our reservation.  The family was very pleasant; the husband spoke enough English words for our communication purposes and for emailing reservation details. View from Garni […]

Six Word Story of the Day, 9/26/12

Red fox approached, curious and unconcerned.