Time to eat: La Plagne's mountain restaurants
France is France and that gastronomic discoveries will find a place even on the ski slopes and a seemingly simple mountain shelter, half covered with a cap of snow, can…

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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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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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glow stick on the rope

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

Vuokatti – the northern resort!

Vuokatti is a famous ski resort in Finland, a place quite popular with Russian tourists. Not the best ski resort, however, at one time was promoted in Russia and Ukraine as the coolest. We had no interest in going to Vuokatti, but turned up the case. Next to the resort, we opened the Angry Birds Children’s Park, we were at the opening of this park, which we already had a report about. Continue reading

Kindergarten in the ski resort of La Plagne

In La Plagne, in addition to ski gardens, there are the usual – for non-rolling kids. There are only four such institutions in the high-mountain resorts (one in Plagne Aime, the other in Belle Plagne and two in the Plagne Center, one of which is municipal). We went with the inspection to the most central – the private Garderie Marie-Christine, located in Plagne Center near the main square. 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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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…

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Historical back streets of Lakerbad
On Mondays, the Leukerbad Tourism Office conducts tours of the resort (free for LBC + cardholders). During an organized walk, tourists can get acquainted with the main attractions of the…

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Hyakya Ski Resort
In Finland there are about 90 ski slopes, of which more than half are in southern Finland. The task was the following: to look at the data centers and find…

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