Europe

Belalp, Switzerland’s Secret Alpine Gem

Posted February 21, 2013 by Dominique Schreckling

Belalp is truly a winter jewel tucked away in the Upper Valais, overlooked by visitors going to much better known resorts.

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Europe

Photographing Northern Italy – Tips and Techniques

Posted February 11, 2013 by John Soule

  Traveling in Europe can be very exciting for the tourist but can also pose a challenge for the photographer – especially Northern Italy. There has been much written for those who travel throughout Europe, including things-to-do at the various ‘tourist’ locations. The purpose of this brief article is to supplement this information and to provide guidance, plus a […]

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Carribean

Ultimate Guide To Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas

Posted January 28, 2013 by Len Rapoport

Article and Photos by: Len & Gladys Rapoport This is the  Ultimate Guide to the Independence of the Seas. At the bottom of each are the links to the other pages.  Scroll down to see them. My wife and I have traveled to many countries and every continent over the past 50 years.  We have […]

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Belalp Hexe, the craziest ski competition in the Alps

Posted January 21, 2013 by Dominique Schreckling

The Belalp Hexe is certainly among the craziest ski competitions in the Alps. Taking part in one of Switzerland’s weirder traditions, hundreds of wannabe witches dressed up and got their skis on over the weekend, competing in a 7.5-mile mountain skiing race down a total of 5,905 feet

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Europe

Matterhorn Ultraks SkiTouring (20th April 2013)

Posted December 8, 2012 by pressrelease

The Matterhorn Ultraks ski touring races will now be held in April in Zermatt every second year. The first time in April 2013. With routes for men, women, juniors and elite athletes of 20, 30 and 36 km in length, with differences in height of up to plus 2,900 and minus 3,900 m and with a total length of 90 kilometres. Routes for children (aged 8 to 14).

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Europe

Winter Travel Excursions — Top-Rated Skiing Destinations

Posted November 26, 2012 by Ellen Gilmer

World-famous for their expansive, challenging ski slopes and top quality lodges, the rugged ranges of the western states in the USA are ever-popular among both professional and amateur skiers. Whether you are joining friends for a December weekend getaway ski excursion or taking the family on a winter holiday week’s vacation, the majestic ski slopes […]

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Europe

Zermatt-Matterhorn Resort awarded “Family Destination” Quality Label by Swiss Tour Federation

Posted November 21, 2012 by pressrelease

  Zermatt Tourism Press Release, 21 November 2012 ZT Zermatt is family-friendly. Today the Zermatt-Matterhorn resort was awarded the “Family Destination – Familien willkommen” quality label by the Swiss Tour Federation. Proof, if any were needed, that Zermatt’s hotels, holiday apartments, mountain railways and cableways, ski schools and restaurants offer children and their families unforgettable […]

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Europe

Discover Greek Trésor Hotels & Resorts: World Travel Market London

Posted October 28, 2012 by pressrelease

  Trésor Hotels & Resorts is the first and only hotel membership marketing platform comprised of a unique collection of carefully selected independent Greek luxury boutique hotels. Its aim is to promote a variety of Greek destinations located all around Greece along with exclusive accommodation treasures unlike any found elsewhere. Each hotel member of Trésor […]

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Cameras

Photokina, World of imaging 18-23 Septembre 2012

Posted September 20, 2012 by IMPress Archives

  a photokina est le plus grand salon de la photographie et de l’image au monde. Organisé chaque deux ans à Cologne en Allemagne, elle a vu le jour en 1950.   Evénement incontournable, l’édition 2012 réuni 1158 exposants provenants de 41 pays, parmi lesquels les fabricants les plus influents du monde de la photographie […]

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