Halde Haniel in Bottrop, the second highest mining heap in the Ruhr area, just behind the heap Oberscholven, lies at about 128 m/419 ft above sea level in the vicinity of Oberhausen, offering some thrilling opportunities for practicing extreme sports.
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Motorcycling in Teramo, Tordino Valley, Abruzzo Italy
The massive, rocky mountain group creates exceptionally impressive scenery and an excellent natural routes’ network. The mild climate of the area allows motor – tours for longest period in a pleasant countryside. Teramo town is the starting point for many motorcycling tours. Situated in between the imposing Gran Sasso group and the Laga Mountains, Teramo is a must destination for any biker visiting central Italy.
From here starts one of the most enjoyable tours ending in the Valle delle Cento Cascate (Hundred Waterfalls Valley), on the foothills of Monte with its 2458 m/8064 ft long tour in the heart of Laga Mountains. Although Apennines Mountain Gorzano is not to be compared with the Alps, the possible motorcycling tours in Abruzzo has to offer excitement, challenging and very pleasure moments. Moreover, Abruzzo has to show a very remarkable gastronomy tradition and unique local products.