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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Zell am See: favorites for kids
The first thing that catches the eye on the main street of Zelat am See is the myriad of après ski bars, as well as carriages parked near them with…

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St. Moritz: Corvilla, Corvach, Devil
Alpine skiing in St. Moritz has a long history and tradition. There is a lot of skiing in the region - under 350 km of slopes, if you put together…

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without being a professional.

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! Continue reading

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

Family values or Villar for children and adults

There is hardly a resort in all the Alps that is more suitable for families with children than Villars. Recognized by the prestigious label Families Welcome, which is issued by the Swiss Federation of Tourism, the region of Villars-Gryon-Diabler has become one of three family-friendly places in the French part of Switzerland, along with Nenda and Crans-Montana. Continue reading

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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Torrent over Leukerbad, or skating for adults
Snowboarders, newschool skiers, as well as teenage children can have fun in the fan park. It is perfectly visible to the right of the wheelchair leading to the highest point…

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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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51 degrees in Leukerbad: luxury mountain resort
Many winter sports enthusiasts spend the New Year holidays at ski resorts. Dombay in Karachay-Cherkessia - one of the modern recreation centers and the Mecca ski resort of the Caucasus,…

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