Making tracks in the snowy Mediterranean
GREECE – Mount Parnassos
While some may not be of Swiss Alpine statue,
the ski centers in the mountains of Greece are all respectable altitudes,
ranging from 1400= to over 2400 meters - well within the range of
many of the best resorts world-wide. Even with the effects of global
warming, scientists (and global-makers) now reckon that 1,500 meters
is the critical altitude or ''snow line'' where winter temperatures
should remain at or below freezing.
the run-down then of home-grown centers, most admittedly in the
north of the country but that doesn't mean southerners are stuck
at second-best base camps. The biggest is right here in our own
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