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a mountain in the Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy (14,780 feet high)

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Dubai: Two Dubai residents will attempt to climb Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn in July in aid of an Emirates Red Crescent initiative launched in Ramadan to help UAE blue collar workers.
A charming rooster weathervane lords it over the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise observation deck.
The town of Zermatt has three main viewpoints - the Rothon, Gornergrat and Matterhorn Glacier Paradise.
The snow dazzles with dancing light and the Matterhorn - a glacier-edged pyramid that juts across the Switzerland-Italy border - stands stark against a pristine blue sky.
We go traditional with truffleinfused fondue at Say Cheese in the centre of town (an absolute must for cheese lovers, but be warned, you'll need to roll right into bed Abi Jackson snow-shoeing with a friend in Zermatt, Switzerland, with the Matterhorn in the background afterwards) and Zum See, a constantly bustling spot nestled among a cluster of huts at the foot of the mountain.
MATTERHORN can continue his outstanding winter by winning for the fifth time in succession and conquering new ground in Kempton's Move Over To Matchbook Handicap.
With the first three short-priced favourites on the card obliging - Forbidden Planet (6-5) and Matterhorn (8-11) in the opening 1m2f handicaps and Nylon Speed (11-10) in the handicap over 1m4f - bookmakers would certainly have been dealt a straight right had Salateen not prevailed.
Caitlin Connor, 15, a pupil at Stonelaw High School in Cambuslang, near Glasgow, aims to climb Mont Blanc (15,777ft), Grandes Jorasses (13,806ft) and the peak of the Matterhorn (14,692ft).
Her winning photo captures sunrise at Matterhorn from the viewing platform located behind Kulmhotel Gornergrat- the highest hotel in the Swiss Alps.Sharing the moment"I didn't expect the victory but of course, I was really happy," Valkoviova told The Slovak Spectator, adding that she is honoured to be selected as the National Award Winner from many talented photographers.
IANS Veteran filmmaker Shekhar Kapur loved directing his first musical Matterhorn, and says creating something for the live audience is more thrilling than making a film.
The first suggestion is to head to Switzerland and climb one of its most famous peaks a the Matterhorn.
After the concert in Luzern the Mahidol students traveled to Zermatt for some hiking around the iconic Matterhorn. Following that alpine adventure they travelled to Zurich where they attended a number of cultural events including a spectacular, fully-staged production of The Rite of Spring by the Zurich Opera that included an exclusive back-stage tour by orchestra horn-section member Edward Deskur.
Jamie has tackled some of the most dangerous and challenging mountain climbs in the world, having taken on the 4,478m Matterhorn in the Alps and the 3,970m Eiger in Switzerland.
The ShelvingDirect(r) Alpine Challenge team, including managing director William White and production director Matthew Bailey, set their sights on climbing Mont Blanc - the highest mountain in Europe - and The Matterhorn which is one of the region's most challenging.