Deception at 4061 m (featured image)

Deception at 4,061 m asl

For years now, we have been preparing to celebrate the 1st century of Italy’s oldest national park.  “The Aosta Valley, and in particular the Gran Paradiso area, will celebrate in 2022 the concomitance of two anniversaries with a strong symbolic value: the 100th anniversary of the institution of the Gran …

Swat girls trained in environmental mountaineering

SWAT – GIRLS IN ACTION!

First course for women trekking guides How many years have passed since the day the young and brave Malala Yousafzai was shot by Islamic fundamentalists? Today, in that very same Swat valley, surrounded by the southernmost peaks of the Himalayan mountains, a small but significant revolutionary event is about to …