In fact, Zermatt is an ecological village. Most of the vehicles operating in this village are powered by electric drives, but there are also trucks and tractors with conventional diesel engines. These trucks and tractors are used in construction. Zermatt is one of the popular ski resorts, with several no less famous peaks, the height of which reaches and exceeds the mark of 4 thousand meters. The famous four-thousander Alps – Matterhorn is located right there. It can be easily seen in the form of an emblem on the cover of Toblerone chocolates of any supermarket.
Loved the interesting architecture of the village. Most houses here are at least half wooden. They are special in that for the construction of such houses not logs or bars were used, but rectangular carriages. Also, the first floor of the houses and their piers are built of stone or brick and plastered. The roofs are covered with pieces of slate of about 80 * 80 cm, and 3 cm in thickness. Continue reading
Ternopol is an insanely beautiful city. However, if you have repeatedly visited him and the Ternopil region and know all the sights by heart, we suggest looking at the city from the other side – from under the ground. Indeed, in the Ternopil region are the most amazing gypsum caves in the world.
Caves of Ternopil: Crystal Cave
Caves of the Ternopil region: Crystal Cave The Crystal Cave is not only the most beautiful, it is also the oldest, since it was formed about 20 million years ago due to leaching of rocks by underground waters. Continue reading
If you decide to relax in the winter, then go skiing. This is a very useful activity and a fashionable type of outdoor activity. The real center of skiing is Scandinavia. The countries of northern Europe are famous for their ski resorts. Among them are Finland, Norway and Sweden. Compared to other well-known European resorts, Scandinavian ski resorts are also organized at a high level. A ski infrastructure is developed here, tourist services are held at the highest level, but at lower prices than in alpine resorts. The countries of Scandinavia are famous for their amazingly beautiful nature and excellent climatic conditions for skiing. From November to April there is snow on the slopes; accordingly, skiers have the opportunity to enjoy the long season. Let us consider in more detail the best resorts of each of the countries of Scandinavia.
The closest to our country are ski resorts in Finland. To list all of them does not make sense, since there are many of them for every taste. The choice of place for an active winter holiday depends on the level of training and other circumstances. There are training schools where you can learn to ride and improve your skills. Continue reading