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…

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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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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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mere mortals

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! In the validity of the last statement, they were convinced by their own strength, having fundamentally lost them after the first day. Continue reading

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

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 one of the most technically challenging in the world – there are nineteen turns per one and a half kilometer. Here still pass the World Cup stages and train the Olympic teams of Austria, Canada, Monaco, Germany and France. Continue reading

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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Top of Aiguille Du Midi. 3842 meters above sea level
Climb the mountains almost 4 kilometers to one of the most beautiful peaks of Europe.See all the incredible majesty of the Alps and the snow-covered Mont Blanc.To feel dizzy from…

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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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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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