Ask the above question to anyone that has ever been to this dreamy corner of the world and chances are that every last one will have a different answer. Truth is, it depends what you’re looking from a ski holiday and therefore while there is no right and wrong time to visit per se, there IS a right and a wrong time for everyone on a person by person basis. So, if wondering when to make that booking, consider the
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Everyone has their own idea of ski school 101 – i.e. the fundamental basics anyone should come to terms with before considering a foray on the slopes. On the flipside of the equation however there are just as many examples of what NOT to do as a rookie and there are of what any polite and sensible skier should be doing as standard. So, with this lesser-covered category in mind, here are five of the most common rookie mistakes of
According to leading insurance bodies across the UK, no less than one million festive holidaymakers will be toying with fate by hitting the French Alps over the Christmas period without adequate insurance. The popularity of these kinds of holidays is literally skyrocketing year after year, with almost 18% of all UK adults having indicated their intentions to take a ski or snowboarding holiday this year. Worryingly however, upwards of 10% admitted that they have no intention of buying any insurance
With 25 hotels over 4 countries in Europe and expanding fast, Snotels makes finding and booking a great ski or alpine hotel simple.
the biggest ski area in the world is officially Portes du Soleil located in the French and Swiss Alps.
If you’re one of the millions who every year dreads the thought of the warm weather approaching and the melting of your beloved snow, chances are the summer months are about as depressing as it gets. True, the web might be spattered with a million and once ideas to keep you busy away from the slopes, but we all know that there are some itches that simply cannot be scratched with substitutes. You might be pleased therefore to learn that
It has been all doom and gloom in the press regarding ski travel and ski holidays. Lack of snow and lack of demand being the most obvious stories. Here our summary of main ski travel stories: