Archive: The Olympics

Curling Anyone?

Panorama: Pinerolo We left Sestriere and headed southeast towards Pinerolo, the lively little town where the Olympic curling competitions will be held. As we descended down from the mountaintops, we passed through a few adorable old towns lined with yellow,...

By Daniela Deane | January 25, 2006; 03:08 PM ET | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)

No Snow and Lots of Cranes

Panorama: Construction in Sestriere Sestriere is one big construction site. And because it's so much smaller than Torino, you feel the impending Olympics here much more than in the Piemontese capital. Everywhere you look, there are diggers moving earth back...

By Daniela Deane | January 24, 2006; 02:10 PM ET | Email a Comment | TrackBack (0)

 

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