July 2, 2015

Finnish Sauna, Dolomites

Photograph by Stefano Zardini

Guests of the Rifugio Lagazuoi enjoy a Finnish sauna in the Dolomite mountains, part of the eastern Alps. Sitting at an elevation of more than 9,000 feet, the wood fire–heated sauna is the highest in the dramatic northern Italian range.

This photo was submitted to the 2015 Traveler Photo Contest.

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