I agree, that is the best part of winter. You can get great photos of the beautiful snow on the trees, the mountains and more…

Bagni di Lucca and Beyond

We have no snow down here in Ponte a Serraglio, but the surrounding mountains have a gorgeous white blanket of thick snow. On the weekend I went with some friends for a drive through the snowy alps in the Garfagnana.

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The roads became a bit treacherous, so we walked along some of the snowy tracks.

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The views of the mountains with a glorious blue sky behind them take your breath away, or was that the freezing wind?

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Frozen icicles make a gorgoeus picture.

In some places the snow was quite deep.

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So the sensible thing to do was lie in it.

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Alfredo managed to remove himself from the snow…with a wet bottom…but you can see where he has been.

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I don’t think there will be any takers for a swim in the river for a while.

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I may have found the perfect mountain house for you.

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Our area has lots…

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