Vuokatti - the northern resort!
Vuokatti is a famous ski resort in Finland, a place quite popular with Russian tourists. Not the best ski resort, however, at one time was promoted in Russia and Ukraine…

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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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Andermatt: skitour on skitour
Andermatt, as it turned out, is not only a mecca for freeriders, but also a popular place for skitour lovers. Looking at the zigzags and known origin beautiful lonely descent…

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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 Switzerland. Jonathon came to Villars about five years ago, and before that he lived and worked in Russia for another ten years. Russian language in the family – the second official, without it anywhere. And how useful it was in Villars, where every year there are more and more guests from Russia! Continue reading

Peyzansky spirit: between La Plana and Les Arches

The third whale, on which the Paradiski zone stands, is the resort of Peisey Vallandry, located between La Plana and Les Arcs. When the legendary Vanoise Express ski lift was launched here ten years ago, a two-story car carrying two hundred people from La Plana to Payze-Vallandri at the same time, Paradiski was able to combine all 425 km of tracks accessible via a single ski pass. Continue reading

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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Gudauri: skiing
In short, skating in Gudauri is excellent. There is a lot of snow, there are a lot of tracks, there are plenty of interesting tracks too, outside the tracks you…

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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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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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