10 Jan The most beautiful ski hotspots in Europe!
Great snowy landscapes with white mountains and endless ski slopes everywhere. Cute shopping streets and delicious restaurants around every corner. In the evening, you can enjoy a glass of wine in front of the fireplace or check out the best après-ski parties. See where exactly you can experience all those things at once! We have summarized a few ski hotspots for you.
ST. MORITZ, SWITZERLAND
St. Moritz is famous for style, elegance and class. It’s one of the most famous hotspot in the world, twofold venue of the Olympic Games and part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Guests from all over the world appreciate the modern alpine lifestyle, which is characterized by top gastronomy, hotels that set standards in every category and events with international appeal.
Great shopping in a small space guarantees the Via Serlas. And for the sweet teeth among us, there are local specialties just around the corner, such as the famous Engadin nut cake. Attractions such as the Leaning Tower or the Segantini Museum provide a variety from the luxury and jet set. No wonder that even stars like George Clooney are taking the long journey to visit this beautiful place.
Zermatt in the canton of Valais in southern Switzerland is a mountain resort popular for skiers, climbers and hikers. In every season Zermatt offers exciting leisure activities for an unforgettable holiday in the mountains. The idyllic nature and convivial restaurants invite you to get to know the regional cuisine.
The city is located at an altitude of 1,600 meters at the foot of the famous, pyramid-shaped Matterhorn. During winter, three ski areas with 360 km of slopes invite you to go skiing and snowboarding. In addition, the Matterhorn “glacier paradise” is the largest and highest summer ski area in Europe
Méribel is a winter sports resort in the department of Savoie in the French Alps. The ski resort of Méribel has so many different offers, such as endless runs and fantastic views. With the Saulire Express, you can go non-stop over 1,000 meters higher to the Saulire in 2, 700 meters altitude.
Méribel offers exclusive winter fun with a unique ambience. Surrounded by impressive pine forests, it presents itself on the one hand as a modern ski station, and on the other hand is characterized by a traditional Savoyard architecture with mainly wood-paneled chalets. Even stars like Emma Watson spend their time here in the snow and enjoy the french flair of this sweet little town.
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