“They promised him mountains of gold.” He returned to Russia in a coffin – o2

In one of the cemeteries in St. Petersburg, five fresh graves appeared on one day. Away from the rest, all the same, with wooden crosses, black plates with golden names and dates of birth and death. The tombs are distinguished by the abundance of fresh flowers and wreaths, some of them in the colors of … Read more

Shock after the death of a couple of Poles in the Tatra Mountains. Justyna Kowalczyk’s husband says goodbye to their friends

The bodies of Poles will be brought down by Slovak rescuers only on Thursday. The weather did not allow it on Wednesday The deceased came from Lower Silesia and both were closely related to the mountains. Andrzej Sokołowski was a mountain guide and GOPR rescuer. His wife also led tourists in the mountains and worked … Read more

Eva Samková married actor Marko Adamczyk. The wedding was secret and in the mountains

Olympic winner in snowboard cross Eva Samková (29) got married on Thursday, September 15. She said yes to Czech actor Mark Adamczyk (34). The party was held in the Krkonoše mountains in a quiet environment of the Dvoračky mountain hut and Štumpovka mountain hotel. Eva married her boyfriend after four years in a picturesque location … Read more

Tragedy in the mountains, a 14-year-old boy died

Cristian Maccarone, the 14-year-old from Induno Olona (Varese), died on the afternoon of Friday 9 September. precipitate together with two other very young people, one of whom died instantly, during an excursion to Switzerland on 4 September last. This was announced by the Swiss cantonal police. The 14-year-old was transported in very serious conditions to … Read more

VIDEO: firefighters dig a stuck horse out of the sand in the Blue Mountains of Ogre

The rescue operation was recorded and published on social networks by eyewitness Zane. As Zane writes, a man had taken his horse – a senior – for a walk along the Dubkalni quarry. Suddenly the horse collapsed and could no longer stand up. “The work of a firefighter rescuer is not only physically demanding, but … Read more

Fourteen-year-old Italian falls off the path and dies in the Swiss mountains, two more serious

And young 14 year old hikeroriginally from the province of Varese, lost his life on Sunday 4 September in the mountains of the Canton of Ticino, in Switzerland. Capanna Scaletta – Photo repertory Wikimedia Commons @Elvezio Photo Wikimedia Commons @Elvezio Altopiano della Greina – Photo Wikimedia Commons @Elvezio According to what was reported by the … Read more

Accidents in the mountains, 14-year-old Italian dies in Switzerland

The group was walking the path between Pian Geirett and the Scaletta hut, which according to what was explained by the Swiss police does not present particular difficulties but is exposed for long stretches. On one of these, the boy fell 100 meters. The Scaletta Refuge is located at 2,205 meters, at the western entrance … Read more

House in the Apennine mountains? The non-repayable grant of 30,000 euros arrives

With the mass experimentation of smart working to counter the contagion from Covid, many Italians have re-appreciated life in small villages and municipalities, far from the chaos of the city and with the possibility of taking advantage of larger living spaces and clean air. For all those who dream of living in mountain villages, there … Read more

Turin 23 August | Tragedy in the mountains of Trentino

Turin hiker loses his life in the mountains of Trentino. His body was found around 3.30 this night – 23 August – by the men of the Alpine Rescue. The alert was triggered after the man failed to return home. The man was 34 years old and his research was triggered by the complaint to … Read more

In Dronero, farewell to the mechanic who is passionate about the mountains

For ten years he had been suffering from a neurodegenerative disease that over time had caused him swallowing problems. It had already happened to him that his food went wrong, without serious consequences. On Friday evening (August 18), a slice of salami was fatal to him. He started coughing, then he passed out, while the … Read more