Sochi is a city situated in the federal subject of Krasnodar Kray, Russia. Its exact location is near the border between Russia and Georgia, on the Black Sea coast. Sochi is known to the entire world, as the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics are about to take place here.
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Skiing in Veleta, Granada, Andalusia Spain
From there, use the Veleta II lift to La Peseta pist. To reach the final Veleta peak take the Zayas lift. This spot will take you through an intermediate bowl, past the World Cup race course and near the snowboard park. Quite difficult terrain of 3394 m / 11135 ft altitude with 1200 m / 3937 ft in total of vertical drop.
There are about 12 advanced pistes, some branching to easier ones, some reaching very high speeds. You can use either the Laguna chairlift or the Zayas t-bar. This location is for the experienced ones. With plenty of training schools, clubs and teams, it’s the perfect meeting point for the advanced skiers.