ALTA BADIA, LA VILLA ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น ITALY
#3 in our feature of ๐Ÿ”ท @shineandride ๐Ÿ”ท  and her adventures in Northern Italy: the spectacular Dolomite mountains, green meadows, world class ski resorts, outstanding wine-- what's not to love?
Centrally located in Alta Badia, at 4,701 feet, La Villa is surrounded by the UNESCO natural parks of Puez-Odle and Fanes-Senes-Braies, and is next door to the the world famous ski slope, the Gran Risa, where the World Cup giant slalom takes place every year and directly leads into the centre of La Villa.

At the village center, ฤ†iastel Colz castle, and the church dedicated to the holy Maria ad Stellam dates back to 1516. The church also gives La Villa village its German name: Stern (Star). Source: http://www.altabadia.org/en/italian-alps-dolomites/villages/la-villa.html

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