National Geographic : 1936 Sep
Photograph byPiero Manetti TUBULAR HOTELS AT SESTRIERES HOUSE DEVOTEES WHO COME TO TEST THEIR SKILLON 70 DIFFERENT SKI RUNS Cableways take parties up Mt. Sises, right, and Mt. Banchetta, extreme left. Thus skiers enjoy swift downhill runs with aminimum of exertion. The unusual hotel con struction gives each guest an outside room, with a broad panorama of the Cottian Alps which surround this resort, 37miles west ofTurin.