Samstag, 26. März 2011

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis (Tyrol - Austria)

The skiarea "Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis" is not only known for its slopes. For example the adventure of the "Fisser Flieger" could be tested by you. To dunk into the fantastic skiarea the "Sonnenbahn" from Ladis to Fiss has to be taken.

















The slopes of  "Zwoelferbahn" and "Almbahn".


















At the "Zwoelferkopf " there is a platform with a very impressive panorama.

















At the "Crystal Cube" where are special and exclusive meals were served.


















View to "Pezidbahn" and Pezid (2770 m).


















"Murmli" - the mascot of the skiarea ;-)






















Back in Ladis with its castle Laudegg.

Sonntag, 20. März 2011

"Deutsches Museum - Flugwerft Schleißheim" near Munich

Situated in the north of munich is one part of the "Deutsches Museum" called "Flugwerft Schleißheim".
They show both history of aviation and many old and young exhibits of planes and other aircraftes.























Of course a Cessna may not be missing.


















This could be "german-english";-)












There are also some military jets.
For example this vertical take off plane.


















The starfighter:















A military cargo plane:

Freitag, 11. März 2011

Amazing panorama view from the "Marmolada" (Punta Rocca, Dolomites, Italy)

The "Marmolada" is the highest mountain of the Dolomites.
In winter it is easy to get there by ski. You have to leave the "Sellaronda" and follow the signs to "Marmolada".
Passing the "Monit Alti D'Ornela" you will achieve Malga Ciapela.
















In Malga Ciapela the gondola to Punta Rocca have to be taken.






















The observation deck of Punta Rocca (3250m) is really a fantastic point of view.



































Of course there is a incredible view to the Marmolada.





















The spectacular landing of an helicopter.

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Back down by skis on wonderful slopes.

Dienstag, 8. März 2011

Carnival on ski in Corvara (Dolomites, Italy)

On "Shrove Tuesday" the ski school of Corvara celebrated with some artistic elements on skis.
 At the beginning of the show all skiing instructors drove down with torches.

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The childern of the skiclub with flags in their hands.
















Very spectacular jumps of the artistic group "Vitamin F".

Even some paraglider were flying through the night and landed at the slope.

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Sonntag, 6. März 2011

Sellaronda (Dolomites, Italy)

The "Sellaronda" is a very beautiful circuit on skis around the "Sella Massif" in the Dolomites.
It is possible to start this circuit in different places, for example in "Kolfuschg" (Colfosco).

















If you are lucky you will have on your trip views like these.

































The "Porta Vescovo" is the highest point during the trip.





















There is furthermore to pass the sunshiny skiarea "Belvedere- Fassa".

















Everywhere there are signs for the slopes. So loosing the right way is really impossible.





















The amazing rocks of the "Sella Massif" are always in the center.















Wonderful nature in reality more spectacular than any picture is able to show.

















Skiarea "Rodella" on the way to "Wolkenstein" and back to "Kolfuschg".

Mittwoch, 2. März 2011

Foretaste of spring in Stuttgart

"Kunstmuseum" situated in the center of Stuttgart in a glassy cube.





























Spring fever in Stuttgart only the lagoons are still frozen;-)






























"Staatstheater" of Stuttgart: