Kronplatz and children
Kronplatz is a pleasant place to stay with children. First of all, because here they think a lot about safety and convenience - for example, there are several times more…

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Breakaway Point, or the Great Races at La Plagne
One of the main attractions of La Plani is the Olympic bobsled track, built before the Olympics in Albertville in 1992. The only one in France, this route is considered…

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Time to eat: La Plagne's mountain restaurants
France is France and that gastronomic discoveries will find a place even on the ski slopes and a seemingly simple mountain shelter, half covered with a cap of snow, can…

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itself is located on three peaks

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 La Plagne. In this extremely spacious ski area, there are indeed many gentle wide slopes, perfectly suitable for training, so it is not surprising that as many as six ski schools have settled here. Continue reading

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 village and its history. This service also allows you to navigate the area at the very beginning of the holiday (the majority of guests arrive on Saturday, so on Mondays such an excursion is very relevant). Continue reading

Andermatt: from the discoverers of Goethe and Schiller to the modern freeriders

What do we know about Swiss Andermatt from open sources? 300 years ago, here, in granite rocks, the first tunnel was cut through – a dark hole in the mountain, known as Urnerloh, no more than two meters wide. In 1707, the great Goethe described in his notes a journey through this tunnel and the panorama of the high plateau that then opened: “Of all the places that I know, this is the most interesting and beloved. 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…

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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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The other side of Paradiski, or the triumph of the Arch
Our family team Proalps moved from La Plagne to Les Arcs to compare the capabilities of two adjacent ski resorts, united by one ski area - Paradiski. And then suddenly,…

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Nenda: small big freeride
Nenda is part of the Four Valleys ski area (4 Vallees), one of the largest in Switzerland, combining also the resorts of Verbier, Chion and Veysonne. There are more than…

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