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Our Italian burger dressed to perfection, take it or leave it. In late December and early January, some of Italy's lowest recorded temperatures are to be found in the region, especially at the top of the Cimabanche Pass on the border between the provinces of Belluno and Bolzano.
Cortina's population grew steadily from the time when it was annexed to the Italian State until the s. Thereafter, it underwent a sharp decline down by 2, inhabitants over a year period , with signs of recovery only in the very last few years.
Nevertheless, with 6, inhabitants, Cortina d'Ampezzo is the seventh most populous place in the province following Belluno 36, , Feltre 20, , Sedico 9, , Ponte nelle Alpi 8, , Santa Giustina 6, and Mel 6, In , there were 44 births 7. The town's 2, families consisted on average of 2. The presence of foreign residents in Cortina d'Ampezzo is a fairly recent phenomenon, accounting for only a small number of inhabitants in what in any case is a fairly small town.
There are resident foreigners in the town, representing 4. This compares with 7. In addition to Italian, the majority of the population speak fluent Ampezzano, a local variant of Ladin , now recognized as a language rather than a dialect. The community is also proud of its Ladin or Tyrolean culture, that continues to survive despite the increasing pressure it has faced in recent years.
The growing importance of this sector led the Austrian Ministry of Commerce to authorize the opening of a State Industrial School in , which later became the Art Institute. It became a reputable institution in teaching wood and metal work, admitted boys from the age of 13 and up to four years of study. Some of the local items were said to have mythical qualities; the Austrian journalist and anthropologist Karl Felix Wolff , for example, stated in that according to legend a local man "once made a sword that was so flexible that you could bend it over, tie it up, and then allow it to straighten out again".
Cortina is home to some of the most prestigious names in fashion, including Bulgari , Benetton , Gucci and Geox , and various artisan shops, antiquarians, and craft stores. The building is divided into three levels more a raised plan and a balcony. The cooperative in Cortina was one of the first cooperatives founded in the Italian Peninsula , and currently provides employment to approximately people. Previously an Austro-Hungarian hunting lodge, it contains rooms. Piazza Venezia houses several landmarks.
The Ciasa de ra Regoles is one of the more important legal buildings in Cortina, where the " regolieri " — a council for the local villages that stood before the town merged — trained the community and gave administrative orders. The building also contains the office of the Scuola Sci Cortina , Cortina's skiing school. All of the exhibits were found in the Dolomites and tell of a time when these high mountain peaks were still on the bottom of a large tropical sea, populated by marine invertebrates, fish, corals and sponges.
In winter it is accessible to skiers but it is easier to visit on foot or by mountain bike in the summer months. On the ceiling are three frescoes by Luigi Ghedina: Philip and "The Beheading of St. Its façade features an intricate fresco depicting the Madonna della Difesa, and the interior is decorated with a wealth of statues, paintings, polychrome marble and gold leaf. Decorated by artist Corrado Pitscheider of the Val Gardena , it is a small church of particular interest given the reconstruction sculpture.
The furnishings include two wooden busts Christ and St Catherine and a richly worked altar. The small church and cemetery was built in as a military cemetery by the 5th Alpine group.
A shrine was built in as memorial to the thousands who lost their lives during World War I on the Dolomite front. It is a massive square tower of stone, clearly visible from the entire Ampezzo valley below. In a crypt in the centre of the structure rests the body of general Antonio Cantore , who was awarded the gold medal for military valor. The Castello de Zanna is a small fortress, situated in the frazione of Majon.
It consists of low white outer walls and two white corner towers, with a small chapel dedicated to the Holy Trinity. The construction of the castle began in , but on August 19, the works were interrupted; the building remained unfinished in when it was burned by French revolutionary troops who had invaded Ampezzo. It was part of the large complex of Austrian fortifications built on the Italian border in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.
Rendered unusable due to a bombing by the Italians on 5 July , the ruins remained in a state of disrepair until the advent of the 21st century, when it was restored by the local administration of Ampezzo, with the assistance of the Lacedelli family. The fort houses a museum containing relics related to the First World War. It is believed that it was first erected as a stakeout during conflict with the Lombards between the seventh and eighth centuries, with the aim of dominating the three valleys that converge beneath it: The corner stone, however, probably dates to the 11th century.
It then passed into Venetian hands and finally to the Habsburgs. During the eighteenth century the castle lost importance gradually, until it was auctioned in by order of Emperor Joseph II. Cortina has a long tradition in hosting writers, intellectuals, poets and editors from all over the world. Ernest Hemingway , Saul Bellow , Dino Buzzati , as well as Vittorio Gassman , Leonardo Sciascia , Leonardo Mondadori and many others, spent their vacations in the town and took part in the cultural life of the city.
Through the years, this led to a continuous activity of literature festivals and book presentations, like Una Montagna di Libri "A Mountain of Books" , held twice a year since Music is important to the locals of Cortina, with a guitar found in most houses, and young musicians are often found walking the streets.
It is held in honour of the celebrated Italian pianist Dino Ciani — who died when he was only The festival attracts young pianists from around the world who are able to benefit from classes with some of the world's leading performers. The Festival of the Bands is another annual musical event featuring brass bands from Italy and beyond during the last week of August.
Cortina's own band, parading in traditional costumes, is a central attraction dating back to After Ernest Hemingway 's wife Hadley lost a suitcase filled with Hemingway's manuscripts at the Gare de Lyon in Paris , he took a time off. He began writing that same year in Cortina d'Ampezzo, writing Out of Season.
The dominant religion in the comune of Cortina d'Ampezzo is Roman Catholicism. Among the religious minorities, mainly a result of recent immigration, there is a small community of Eastern Orthodox Christians and Muslims. There is also a congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, which has its headquarters in Pian da Lago. The surroundings of Cortina have been the location for a number of movies, including mountain climbing scenes for Cliffhanger , Krull and The Pink Panther.
The resort was the primary area for location shooting in Sergio Corbucci 's Revisionist Spaghetti Western The Great Silence ; the resort was used to represent Utah in the winter of A number of action sequences were shot in the town involving Bond and Erich Kriegler John Wyman , as Kriegler competes in the biathlon.
The battle culminates in one of the famous ski chase sequences in film, where Bond has to escape Kriegler and a crew of assassins on a spike-wheeled motorcycles , his route taking them all onto the bobsleigh run.
Cortina d'Ampezzo was the host town of the Winter Olympics. The town is home to SG Cortina , a professional ice hockey team currently playing in the country's top division, Serie A1. Cortina is also the start and end point of the annual Dolomites Gold Cup Race , a historic reevocation event for production cars on public roads.
Cortina also offers excellent skiing facilities for amateurs, thanks to its central position among the 12 resorts of the Dolomiti Superski area. There are six ski schools two for cross-country and some instructors.
The Faloria-Cristallo-Mietres ski-area has views over the Ampezzo Valley and is suitable for skiers of all levels including children. Facilities also exist for cross-country skiing, including a long stretch of the old railway line. In and around Cortina, there are opportunities to participate in many other winter sports such as curling, ski mountaineering, snowboarding, sledding and extreme skiing.
In the summer months, sports include trekking, biking, rock climbing, tennis, golf, swimming and ice skiing. Cortina Airport was built for the Winter Olympics, but is currently closed. The town has its own bus service, connecting the centre to surrounding villages and cable car lifts. Both can be reached in about two and a quarter hours by road. The total journey time to Venice is about three and a half hours. There are also direct bus links from Venice Mestre and Padova railway stations, coordinated with the arrivals and departures of Eurostar trains.
Cortina was the principal intermediate station on the narrow-gauge mm Dolomites Railway from Calalzo to Toblach. When the line was electrified in the only sub-station was established at Cortina. Cortina has attracted many distinguished guests, often inspiring them in their creative work. Frequent visitors include the Italian businessman and former racing driver Paolo Barilla born and the journalist and writer Indro Montanelli — Among the distinguished sportsmen from Cortina itself are the skiers Enrico Colli , his younger brother Vincenzo , and Giuseppe Ghedina who competed in the Winter Olympics , and Severino Menardi who participated in the and Winter Olympics.
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