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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What to do in Leukerbad
In Leukerbad, crowds of people who have not seen the elevator and are not particularly eager to join the skiing caste. And it’s true, the healing mountain air, long walks…

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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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trails of various levels

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 making the skiing area as comfortable for all family members. Riding for kids begins right in the center of Villars, at the train station. 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

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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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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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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Russian-speaking Villar: ski instructor Jonathon Baynton
At the Ecole Suisse Ski School de Ski et De Snowboard in Villars, Jonathon Baynton works as an Englishman who marries a Russian and works as a ski instructor in…

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