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The ski resorts of Tyrol are the most favorite among Russian tourists
The Austrian ski resorts Mayrhofen and Solden are European leaders in hosting Russian tourists. Also popular are Ischgl, Kitzbühel, Obergurgl, St. Anton and a dozen other places for a wonderful…

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How to visit a dozen alpine peaks in one day. Chamonix ski lifts
Someone, hanging around with carbines, alpenstocks and ropes, specially goes the most difficult route along the steep walls, someone armed with trekking poles rises by hiking paths, someone enjoys mountain…

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Mount of Angels - Engelberg
Engelberg in the canton of Obwalden in central Switzerland might not have gotten his divine name (the mountain of angels) if in the 12th century Konrad Zellenburensky didn’t see the…

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Sheregesh ski

Since we are relocating to the next snow destination Dragobrat the other day, I would like to summarize the month of skiing in Sheregesh. Still, a big piece of life, elah-burns. The final report about Geshe ski – below.

From the point of view of the ski infrastructure, Mount Zelenaya (Caritschal) is one of the best ski resorts in the country, it is worth recognizing. Continue reading

What to do in Leukerbad

In Leukerbad, crowds of people who have not seen the elevator and are not particularly eager to join the skiing caste. And it’s true, the healing mountain air, long walks along mountainous routes, relaxing thermal springs, absolutely fantastic photo wallpapers in the window with a meditative, energetically very strong picture – all this is more than enough, in my opinion, to dream of mountains as a full-fledged vacation, not taking skating into account. Continue reading

Water treatments in Pre San Didier

In Leukerbad, we led an active sanatorium and resort lifestyle, regularly visiting the thermal springs there. After moving to Courmayeur, we decided here to continue in the same vein. I must say that in the region of Valle d’Aosta, from the ancient Romans, only one thermal complex has been preserved in the village of Pre-San Didier, a 10-minute drive from Courmayeur. Unfortunately, with children under 14 years old are not allowed here, so we had to leave our young bathers at home. Continue reading

Freestyle in the Dolomites: Come, they will teach you!

The news that this winter in the Dolomiti Superski region will build more than 20 snow parks for the majority, probably will not be decisive. Even if many of us realize that the jumps erected from the snow are meant to jump from them and know what freestyle is, but who would have the idea to do something like that without special skills! Continue reading

Andermatt: Steep Mountain Gemstock

The second day it seems to me that we are alone on this mountain. Occasionally there are soldiers in groups of 7-8 people, who are specially brought to Andermatt and are taught to handle skis in deep snow and in zero visibility conditions on Gemsstock. A huge ski area, immense and steep mountainous! Continue reading

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Not whining, so skating: children's ski schools La Plagi
Not so long ago, a sociological survey was conducted in France, which showed that the overwhelming majority of the French took their first steps on skis in the resort of…

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Bad Hofgastein: Family Values
Bad Hofgastein is an ideal place for parents, who during the Alpine holidays have to not only carry on their skis, but also push the carriage with the baby. This…

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Kindergarten in the ski resort of La Plagne
In La Plagne, in addition to ski gardens, there are the usual - for non-rolling kids. There are only four such institutions in the high-mountain resorts (one in Plagne Aime,…

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Andermatt: Steep Mountain Gemstock
The second day it seems to me that we are alone on this mountain. Occasionally there are soldiers in groups of 7-8 people, who are specially brought to Andermatt and…

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