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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New Turkish ski resort attracts Russian tourists
The resort itself has so far ten hotels for one and a half thousand beds, and in the most popular online booking services only one of them is available -…

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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…

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still remain in the city

Radstadt: bath day

Despite the fact that we had only three days allotted to Radstadt, we managed not only to plunge into the history of the city, but also into the warm pools of the Therme Amade spa complex located in the nearby resort of Altenmarkt. From the stone walls of the Radstad fortress to the glass walls of the thermal center you can get in just 8 minutes on one of the local buses, so that on the second day of our stay we went to test the next terms. 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

For winter holidays in Slovenia

Let’s turn our eyes to cozy Slovenia, and see why it is worth coming here this winter.

Lights of the universe
In December, a lot of interesting things happen in the capital of the country – Ljubljana. The city has been famous for several years for the unusual beauty of its Christmas lighting. The most interesting part decorates the historic center of the city. Continue reading

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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New Turkish ski resort attracts Russian tourists
The resort itself has so far ten hotels for one and a half thousand beds, and in the most popular online booking services only one of them is available -…

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Radstadt: bath day
Despite the fact that we had only three days allotted to Radstadt, we managed not only to plunge into the history of the city, but also into the warm pools…

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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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