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1 Dec 2016

Macugnaga is off to an early season start

“Macugnaga

Thanks last week’s heavy snowfall, with more than two and a half meters of powder, Macugnaga anticipates the start of the ski season 2016/2017.

Author: TheAlps

23 Aug 2016

Skyway Monte Bianco - the 8th wonder

Monte Rosa Aosta Valley

Some says that SkyWay Monte Bianco is now the 8th wonder of the world. The new cableways that take you up to 3500m on Mont Blanc massif is indeed impressive.

It costed over 130ml euros to built new cableways that bring tourists to the top of Europe. It links Courmayeur in Italy with

Author: TheAlps

21 Jun 2016

The best wine of the Aosta Valley

Pila biking trail

Some time ago Eric Asimov, a well-known wine and food critic for „The New York Times”, discovered wines of the Aosta Valley. He prepared a tasting report. Would it be different this year?

Even though the Aosta Valley is a small region, comparing for example to neighbouring Piedmont, it is impressive how wide a selection of white and red wines is.

Author: TheAlps

10 Jun 2016

Gran Paradiso best for the beginners

Gran Paradiso

Gran Paradiso in Italy was named one of the 6 classic beginner routes in the Alps along with Barre des Écrins and Breithorn, among others. Discover Gran Paradiso National Park with us and climb there!

BMC asked mountains guides about their favourite trails and peaks that are moderately easy to climb for beginners.

Author: TheAlps

4 Jan 2016

New site of the new season

Alagna tailor made ski holidays

Winter has  come to Monterosa at last so it is high time to start ski season. This year we open it with a new, refreshed website.

After 20 years with our two websites www.thealps.com and www.monterosa.com - we decided to merge their contents and give them a new, fresh layout. The result is our remade www.thealps.com.

Author: TheAlps
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