Lagació Magazine

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A small Ladin dictionary for your holiday in Val Badia

For us it is the most beautiful language in the world. A heritage that we always carry on our tongues like our hearts. Badiot, ladin de mesa val or marô is the dialect of Val Badia, one of the six language variants of Dolomite Ladin. 

Because sometimes it can be a bit more

Draw from the full. Savor the good life with all your senses. Be in the mood for pleasure from head to toe. A vacation is the time to really indulge yourself. Everyday life can make room. This creates space. For wonderful experiences that burn deep into your soul. For moments that will stay with you for a long time.

How India came to Alta Badia

Billion dollar industry or path to enlightenment? Spiritually charged gimmick or secret weapon for a healthy life? We won't be able to answer the question of what exactly yoga is here; far cleverer people will cut their teeth on it. One thing is certain: modern yoga with its physical and breathing exercises does something to us humans.

Is breakfast really the most important meal of the day?

There are wicked tongues that claim that a certain Mr Kellogg is to blame for breakfast being described as the most important meal of the day. Here and now it should not matter whether one is more inclined to believe producers of breakfast cereals or modern fitness gurus who are increasingly speaking out against a meal in the morning.

Of culinary roots and delicious flights of fancy

It has always been the kitchen: since time immemorial, family ties have been cultivated, new friendships forged, stories told and body and soul nourished around the hearth and its modern-day descendants.

Of true luxury

Excessive affluence. Softener for the character. Doomed spawn of decadence. Or yet a timelessness that transcends fashion? Anyone who thinks about the concept of luxury - as we do here - quickly realises how divided opinions are. One thing is beyond question: no sooner had human societies formed than luxury entered the world stage.