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There are few things better than opening your tent to views of the great outdoors. A sunrise over the mountains, reflections in a vast expanse of Lakeland water, rugged untrodden heaths ... the list is endless.
Sunday, 20 March 2016 15:30

A Winter Week in the Alps

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In a follow up to the article The MyOutdoors Guide to Chamonix between the seasons from Dave and James, one of our Mountaineering Team, Alan 'Tosh' McIntosh and his wife Sam, headed for the Alps earlier this year. Alan describes how they developed their Alpinism skills from Ice Climbing to Snowshoeing to an Introduction to Skiing with details of the areas they visited and some costs associated with their experiences.
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"La sonrisa del sol" tells the story of eleven Greenlandic Inuit, aged between 1 and 64 on a voyage of discovery to the Canary Isles last May.
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