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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La Plagne without skis: how to take children and grandmothers
With the ski area in La Plain everything is in order: here and a week is not enough to roll out all the tracks Paradiski. But the weather in the…

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Historical back streets of Lakerbad
On Mondays, the Leukerbad Tourism Office conducts tours of the resort (free for LBC + cardholders). During an organized walk, tourists can get acquainted with the main attractions of the…

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St. Moritz: Corvilla, Corvach, Devil

Alpine skiing in St. Moritz has a long history and tradition. There is a lot of skiing in the region – under 350 km of slopes, if you put together areas of Corvach, Corvilla and others. There are two mountains that stand apart in the literal and figurative sense – Diagolezza and Lagalb at the Bernina Pass. Continue reading

Val di Fiemme – the world capital of winter sports

The Val Di Fiemme ski resort, located in the Italian region of Trentino, is well-known among athletes in various winter sports — professionals and amateurs, as well as their fans. They chose this wide valley, surrounded by wooded mountain peaks, for a long time – some for training and finding out who among them is the strongest at the moment, others – to look at all this and support their favorite team. Continue reading

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 views from a helicopter …

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Villars, canton of Vaud. Switzerland
Among the guests of Villara are those who, having arrived once, come back here for many years in a row. The royals, Formula 1 stars, movie stars, not to mention…

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Radstadt: night watch
The Austrian ski resort Radstadt is not like its neighbors, if only because the cultural-historical center with real ancient towers is attached to the ski slopes. The city is located…

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Russian-speaking Villar: ski instructor Jonathon Baynton
At the Ecole Suisse Ski School de Ski et De Snowboard in Villars, Jonathon Baynton works as an Englishman who marries a Russian and works as a ski instructor in…

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Resort Mount Sable
In the winter season, the rest on Baikal is full of vivid impressions of the beauty of the surrounding snowy landscapes and is filled with drive from active events. Perhaps…

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