Sinaia, also known as the "Carpathian Pearl", is a mountainous town located in an amazing alpine scenery on the Prahova Valley, only at 74.5 mi/120 km away from Bucharest. The city used once to be one of the favorite attractions for Romanian aristocracy and evolved into a major holiday destination when King Charles I decided to build there his summer residence, the Palace of Peles.
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Snow Kiting in Björkliden Ski Resort, Kiruna, Sweden
Snow Kitting is an outdoor winter sport where you use the kite power to glide on snow and ice. There are endless possibilities in the resort and nearby area for snow kiting.
Kite on Vassitjåkka mountain, near the resort, the mountains soft shape and ravines full of snow make them perfect for this kind of sport. Next to the resort, there is Tornetrask lake while many smaller ones are all over the area. Even when the resort is full of skiers at high season time, kitting is not a problem.
The wild area of the resort with lots of open spaces will get you on air in no time. Plenty of space around the resort and plenty of time during the longer lasting days are the pros of this area. There are many services in the resort like medical support, kids area, ski lodging and more.