Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Europe’s longest ski run
Europe’s longest ski run with a cable car to the top is 22 kilometers long and has an elevation difference of 2790 meters. It starts at Aiguille du Midi at the foot of Mont Blanc and proceeds down through Vallée Blanche to Chamonix.
Groundhog Day, the Hollywood comedy starring Bill Murray, put the little town of Punxsutawney on the map. Every February 2, which is Groundhog Day, there’s a celebration there and a furry rodent “predicts” the end of winter.