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Sils is a small village in the Swiss canton of Graubunden. It occupies a piece of land between lakes Silser and Silvaplana. Sils is actually two villages; Sils Baseglia (nearest the lake) and Sils Maria. The exceptional beauty and tranquility of the countryside here has drawn many famous individuals to Sils, among them Albert Einstein, Hermann Hesse, Thomas Mann and Richard Strauss. The name most readily associated with Sils is the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. Guests staying in Sils hotels can visit the Nietzsche Haus, the museum where he once lived and wrote some of his greatest works. Sils is a good place to make a stop during a vacation, and perhaps even spend a weekend. Sils has great skiing in the winter, and beautiful hiking trails in the summer months. The Furtschellas cable car takes passengers to the slopes above Silvaplana. Visitors can also enjoy ice-skaing, tennis, dogsledding and carriage rides, as well as water sports on the lakes.It's a good idea to look into booking your Sils hotel well before you leave on your vacation. Booking early ensures that you won't miss out on a good deal. If you're interested in finding cheap Sils hotels, you're in luck when you use