Unleash the Mist, or Aquamistics in Leukerbad
We have already written many times about the Leukerbad Therme complex (formerly Burgerbad), the largest thermal complex in Leukerbad, but as it turned out, even after three years of regular…

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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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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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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 the many ordinary travelers. Two hours from Geneva Airport along Lake Geneva and Lavaux vineyards – and you can already uncover skis and admire Mont Blanc from the slopes of the resort. Continue reading

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 mountains is unpredictable, and new impressions may well replace fresh snow, besides, some mothers with children go to the mountains not at all for skiing, therefore an alternative to skiing should always be in a good family resort. 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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Baikal. Winter drive
In winter, Baikal is unique and fabulous. Its snow-capped peaks, transparent and sparkling ice in the sun, fluffy spruces, crisp snow and endless white expanses - this is what it…

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Igloo village in Les Arcs: some love cooler
At seven in the evening we had a rendezvous with Philip. Having dressed up in all the warmest and most voluminous, we stood under a starry sky, like three snowmen,…

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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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