Tag: skiing

  • Helsinki: The Winter Wonderland

    written by erikagrendel on 2013-01-10 in #world #locations
    Helsinki: The Winter Wonderland

    Do you want to experience winter and urban adventures at the same time? Then you have to pack all the warm clothes you have and come to Helsinki, where you will find tons of snow, frozen sea and rivers, warm saunas and sweet cakes and buns.

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  • The Stories Within Pictures #14: Valentine’s Skiing

    written by erikagrendel on 2013-02-14 in #lifestyle
    The Stories Within Pictures #14: Valentine’s Skiing

    Winter in Finland means combination of three things – endless tracks, hours spent in the nature and of course skiing. People can be crazy about it. Count their kilometers or even the calories. However, I think the most beautiful feeling is when you stand on skis for the first time and every little success and moving forward bring you a feeling of a great achievement.

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  • Jasper, Canada

    written by march-william on 2011-02-03 in #world #locations
    Jasper, Canada

    Visit Jasper, Canada for some great times up north in the mountains. Hiking around will get you lost in the culture and who knows, it might even change your life. Trying out an activity such as this is a welcome change especially if you have a fast-paced lifestyle.

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  • Winter Holiday Location: a sleepy but beautiful Ski/Golf resort in Kimberley BC Canada

    written by dyluzo on 2010-12-24 in #world #locations
    Winter Holiday Location: a sleepy but beautiful Ski/Golf resort in Kimberley BC Canada

    Take a breather and check out this still fairly unknown winter-holiday destination. If you hate to stay in line for hours for the ski lift or restaurants then this is the right place for you to bring your family to. There are 68 runes from black diamond to green beginner slopes here as well - there's definitely something for everybody!

  • Analogue Shooting and Winter Sports – Double the Pleasure!

    written by luba on 2012-03-22 in #lifestyle
    Analogue Shooting and Winter Sports – Double the Pleasure!

    Here is a review of my day in February 2012, when I went snowboarding in Moscow, Russia. I took my LC-A with me and it was a very fun trip! Have a look at an analogue winter experience and see my tips on shooting in the snow.

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  • Monte Kaolino

    written by lomodirk on 2009-07-09 in #world #locations
    Monte Kaolino

    Is an artificial mountain located at Hirschau close to Amberg. It is about 120meters high and exists just out of more than 30million metric tons quartz sand.

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  • Nelson, B.C.

    written by poitr on 2008-09-09 in #world #locations
    Nelson, B.C.

    Nelson (population: 9,258) is one Canada's finest heritage cities, with over 350 Victorian-style buildings. This acclaimed, small-town arts community delights visitors with its rich history, creative energy and mild climate. Nearby Kootenay Lake is the largest inland lake in BC. Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park is renowned for its old-growth forests and glorious wildlife in the Selkirk Mountains. In winter, the area's diverse terrain makes for great skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and snowshoeing.

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  • Downhill Without Snow!

    written by sirio174 on 2012-03-31 in #lifestyle
    Downhill Without Snow!

    Skiing without snow! Thanks to a new device placed near the river of Como Lake this autumn. A funny way to go skiing in Como...this is the first time that my town hosted a ski downhill!

  • Winter Destinations: Skiing in Golte, Slovenia

    written by lomofrue on 2013-11-19 in #world #locations
    Winter Destinations: Skiing in Golte, Slovenia

    The winter is coming and that only means one thing: skiing! We already have some snow in the upper regions of Slovenia and I think there are only a couple of days left until half of Slovenia goes skiing. Yes, we are a skiing nation.