12:33 GMT +319 January 2018
Listen Live
    Photo

    Time to Hit the Slopes! Sochi's Major Ski Destination Kicks Off Winter Season

    Get short URL
    4254
    © Sputnik/ Nina Zotina
    A young woman in a swimsuit at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort in Sochi, Krasnodar Region, Russia on December 16, 2017.

    Rosa Khutor, one of the main ski resorts in Russia’s Krasnodar Region, was officially opened to fans of outdoor activities on Friday.

    Countless numbers of amateur and advanced skiers and snowboarders flocked to Rosa Khutor to have some winter fun as the season started on December 15 in the country's biggest alpine ski resort, which is located in Sochi on the slopes of the Aibga mountain ridge.

    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik
    • Сomment

    More photos

    • Rising Above: Why Tel Avivians Are Moving to the Roofs
      Last update: 17:09 18.01.2018
      17:09 18.01.2018

      Rising Above: Why Tel Avivians Are Moving to the Roofs

      Rooftops make a perfect place to create an oasis, where residents of the Mediterranean metropolis can take a break from the hustle and bustle of the Israeli financial and entertainment center. Here, one can find flourishing gardens, cozy restaurants, yoga, music and art studios and even guest houses.

      12
    • Last update: 15:05 17.01.2018
      15:05 17.01.2018

      Dancing Northern Lights in Russia's Arctic Port of Murmansk

      Take a glimpse of the magnificent green, yellow and turquoise colors flashing in the sky above the county’s Extreme North region.

      8
    • Moscow Metro: Architectural Extravagance Hidden Underground
      Last update: 19:03 16.01.2018
      19:03 16.01.2018

      Moscow Metro: Architectural Extravagance Hidden Underground

      As three stations of the Russian capital’s subway were granted the status of national architectural monuments, let’s take a look at some of the most spectacular "palaces of the people."

      15
    • Last update: 15:59 15.01.2018
      15:59 15.01.2018

      Bitcoin Beats and Ethereum Anthems: Meet the Virtual Currency Girls

      Let’s take a closer look at the newest addition to Japan's ever-growing number of pop idol groups – the cryptocurrency-themed girls’ band Kasotsuka Shojo.

      9