This church was built in the beginning of the 20th Century and was consecrated in 1904. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the Austrian Hungarian throne and his wife prayed here a few days before they were attacked and killed 28th of June 1914. The church also holds a rememberence of the SS prisoners that were held at Lake Braies during WW II.
The Ponte Vecchio in Bassano del Grappa crosses the river Brenta. The area where the city has arrisen has been populated since the 10th century. The Ponte Vecchio was designed by Palladio. The wooden bridge was built for the first time in 1569 and has been rebuilt in 1748, 1813 and 1948 after it had been destroyed (nature or war related destruction)
Boat house in the rain at Lago di Braies - Pragser Wildsee
In the northern part of the Italian Dolomites you'll find Braies. Near Braies there is a wonderful lake with extraordinary scenery. When I was there it was on a cloudy and rainy day, but the light was great.
Lake Misurina at night. Beautiful reflection in the water of Lake Misurina. During the Olympic Winter games of 1956 the ice skating contests were held on this lake,. The lake is 1754 meters above sea level.