Radstadt: night watch
The Austrian ski resort Radstadt is not like its neighbors, if only because the cultural-historical center with real ancient towers is attached to the ski slopes. The city is located…

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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…

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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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fifteen minutes with surprise

Val di Fiemme – the world capital of winter sports

The Val Di Fiemme ski resort, located in the Italian region of Trentino, is well-known among athletes in various winter sports — professionals and amateurs, as well as their fans. They chose this wide valley, surrounded by wooded mountain peaks, for a long time – some for training and finding out who among them is the strongest at the moment, others – to look at all this and support their favorite team. Continue reading

Villars for those who like it hot

It must be admitted that during our stay in the snowy Villars we were constantly warmed by the idea that just 18 km from the resort is the thermal complex Les Bains de Lavey, “connected” to the hottest springs in Switzerland, the temperature of which reaches 70C. Of course, it enters the local pools chilled to 34-36C, but these degrees are quite enough to instantly get drunk with pleasure. 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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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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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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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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