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…

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Fairy Forest, or Skating for children and adults in Villar
A small resort in the Lake Geneva region, which has earned a reputation as one of the best in Switzerland for families with children, put a lot of effort into…

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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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Leukerbad: ski run!

In Leukerbad there are two popular skiing areas located above 2,000 meters: in one of them skiers and snowboarders master the slopes, and in the other – cross-country skiers reel around the lake. Yes, yes, it is surprising, but a fact: on the mountain, where Gemmi booth rises, there is not a single ski slope – only 15 km of a specially prepared ski track. 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 angelic singing from the nearby mountain peaks. In 1120, he and Abbe Adelhelm founded a monastery in these places, and while they both puzzled over what name to give him, they again heard singing. Continue reading

Resort Mount Sable

In the winter season, the rest on Baikal is full of vivid impressions of the beauty of the surrounding snowy landscapes and is filled with drive from active events. Perhaps the most popular winter site at the mention of active recreation on Lake Baikal is the largest ski resort in Eastern Siberia, Mount Sobolinaya, located near the city of Baikalsk on the northern slope of the mountain of the same name. to enjoy the excellent skiing and magnificent scenery of winter Baikal during the descent. 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,…

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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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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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Freestyle in the Dolomites: Come, they will teach you!
The news that this winter in the Dolomiti Superski region will build more than 20 snow parks for the majority, probably will not be decisive. Even if many of us…

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