25 Reasons You Should Definitely Visit The Alps

Posted by , Updated on July 17, 2015

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As the largest mountain range in Europe, the Alps are filled with beautiful waterfalls, scenic glaciers, and quaint alpine villages. If that’s not enough to make you want to buy a plane ticket maybe our list will help convince you. Here are 25 reasons you should definitely visit the Alps.


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The Alps take up more than a tenth of Europe's land area

AlpsSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
24

For centuries the Alps' economy mainly consisted of agriculture (and still does), but today tourism has become a very important industry

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23

They used to be a remote, hard-to-live-in region that separated cultures and nations

Alpine hornsSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
22

In fact, many valleys have their own dialect or language

Farmers in the AlpsSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
21

Due to amazing scenery and better access, tourists can now enjoy hiking and skiing all year round

Train in the AlpsSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia


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