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  • Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy

    Following the trail of the Austrian Alps south from Lofer, we soon entered Italian territory. Crossing the international boundary line the scenery seemed to change almost instantly, as the smooth forested peaks of Hohe…

  • Craco, Italy

    Deep within the desolate badlands of the Basilicata region of Southern Italy, lies the derelict ghost town of Craco. Abandoned by its working class citizens in the mid 1980’s after a devastating landslide, Craco’s…

  • Pietrapertosa, Italy

    From Meta we continued our journey southward, deep into Italy’s instep in search of the fabled ghost town of Craco. Along the way we passed the spectacularly located town of Pietrapertosa. Situated in the…

  • Meta, Italy

    After saying our regretful goodbyes to Rome, we continued our road trip journey south towards the Amalfi Coast. On our way we stopped by to explore the ruined city of Pompeii but unfortunately enjoyed…

  • Rome, Italy

    We’ve all heard the old saying ‘Rome wasn’t built in a day’, well it turns out it wasn’t refurbished in a single day either. We arrived in the eternal city on a lazy summer…

  • Romita, Italy

    Cruising south through the moist cloud-covered surrounds of Tyrol, it was perfectly clear that the decision to change our intended road trip route was a good one. Emerging from the Dolomites and entering into…