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The Alpine Skiing Bucket List

Extreme alpine skiing

Looking for your next challenge? From riding the highest zipline in the world and braving dizzying black runs, to tasting culinary curiosities in the finest restaurants, there’s a lot more to the Alps than meets the eye. The Alps are home to staggering peaks and world class ski areas, attracting skiers and snowboarders from across the globe. To fully make the most of this skier’s paradise, read on for our list of adrenaline packed, bucket-list worthy activities to complete. Without

Where to Ski Late Season: A Helpful Guide

Alpine ski resort in spring

The end of the ski season can be a sombre time for skiing nuts. However, the end of winter doesn’t have to spell the end of skiing. Plenty of European ski resorts offer amazing skiing conditions all the way through until May! With the added bonus of longer days and quieter slopes, a late season ski holiday could be just what the doctor ordered. Not ready to give up the powder just yet? Here’s our guide on where to ski

Skiing Events You Can’t Miss in 2019

Skier jumping on the slopes

This year sees some incredible events happening across the whole of the Alps. From electrifying skiing championships, unusual sporting events on the snow and a whole host of music festivals hitting the Alps, there’s more than enough to keep you occupied this 2019. The European Alps offer some of the best skiing opportunities in the world, so wherever you go, make sure you find some time to explore the slopes. Here’s our list of unmissable alpine skiing events in 2019.

TOP 5 Activities for Amazing Summer Holidays in the Alps

Summer holiday in the Alps? Yes, please! Although skiing and snowboarding are the first to pop in mind when you think about the mountains; however Alps holidays, summer edition, offer so much more than that. When the snow is gone, covering only the highest summits, and the summer weather kicks in, you can enjoy lots of fun activities – from scenic hiking to exciting via ferratas and even adrenaline-pumping ziplining! 3 more reasons to choose Alps summer holidays But the

The guide to the best Alpine restaurants

The Alps are a top destination for both skiers and gourmets. Exquisite establishments all over the mountain range offer premium service and excellent food for special occasions. You will never forget the dinner you had in a high-class Alpine restaurant and the stunning mountain views from the terrace or panoramic windows. Have a look at our recommendations and choose the restaurant which best suits your wishes!   Sophisticated France France is rightly the culinary centre of the world and French

Alpine Ski Resorts with Closest Winter Season Opening

Predicting the amount of snow and weather, for that matter, is obviously very difficult. However, some recent snowfalls and temperature trends in the Alps reported by the leading weather forecast sites, leaves us with a strong feeling that ski resorts will be able to kick off the winter season on the planned dates. If you’re trembling with excitement and want to get to that Alpine slope as soon as possible, read this article that summarizes Alpine ski resorts with closest

Early-Bird Winter Vacation Deals 2016/17

Alpine ski season is just around the corner to offer plenty of fun for those who love winter sports. Maybe you have a dilemma: to book ski holiday early or wait for the last minute bargain? There are a lot of benefits to being an early bird and planning your winter vacation sooner rather than later. Early booking is ideal if you want to get a cheap ski deal and have plenty of options. Or maybe you not only prefer

The 4 Must-Visit Popular Swiss Ski Resorts in 2016/2017

Switzerland never ceases to surprise and excite travellers with its breathtaking, picturesque landscapes, impeccable service and top-quality in literally every single thing. While not being among the biggest countries in Europe, it definitely is one of the most beautiful ones and can be proud of dozens of highest peaks in Europe, some of the best ski resorts in the world and thousands of unforgettable, mindblowing landscapes all over the country. If you are planning to enjoy ski season in Switzerland,

How to Organize the Best Skiing Holiday in The Alps

If you are a novice skier, you definitely have heard people going on and on about how much they love skiing. Have you decided it’s time to join in the fun? If so, then you should know a few things in order to really enjoy your skiing vacation. If you already have an experience in organizing a holiday trip, that’s alright, because repetition is the mother of all learning, right? Choose the right ski resort The first and most important

What to pack for ski trip: the ultimate checklist

Packing for a trip is a troublesome task to begin with, but packing for your ultimate ski vacation can be a nightmare. We know that very well because of the countless attempts to pack a perfect suitcase. And we also know that wisdom really comes only from experience. In order to save your precious time, we made a checklist of items you may need or want to take on a skiing vacation. Obviously, everyone’s holiday is somewhat different, so everyone

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