South Tyrol, Italy’s northernmost province, combines traditional alpine villages with Italian joie-de-vivre. The region’s Dolomite mountains not only form the foundation for Europe’s largest ski area – the Dolomiti Superski – they’re also a UNESCO heritage site. South Tyrol entices its visitors with its variety and harmony of opposites, all based around its four perfectly picturesque resorts… Selva Home to the UNESCO-protected Sella massif – one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in Europe – Selva is ideal for intermediate skiers, who are spoilt for…Continue Reading “Region Spotlight: South Tyrol”

Did you know that you can drive from Vancouver to Whistler? The route is known as the ‘Sea to Sky Highway’ and it’s an incredible way to see the best of Alberta – well worth adding a couple of nights in Vancouver onto your trip so you can squeeze it in. The first part of the journey takes you along the shore and into the coast mountains of Vancouver. From there, you’ll delve through deep green rainforest islands and up through the beautiful, ever-rising scenery…Continue Reading “From Sea To Sky – Canada’s Highway To Powder Heaven”

Desperate to get back on the slopes? Struggling to make a decision on where to go with your hard-earned holiday savings? No worries, we’re here to help. Welcome to Resort Spotlight. More Resort Spotlight: Heavenly, Lake Tahoe – USA. Where is it? Tremblant sits in the heart of French Canada, just a little way northwest of Montreal. This means it’s still northerly enough to get properly cold, and offers all the best bits of Canada without the lengthy West-coast flight times you’ll see for resorts…Continue Reading “Resort Spotlight: Tremblant, Canada”

Desperate to get back on the slopes? Struggling to make a decision on where to go with your hard-earned holiday savings? No worries, we’re here to help. Welcome to Resort Spotlight. First up: Heavenly, Lake Tahoe – USA. Where Is It? Heavenly sits slap-bang on the state line between California and Nevada, giving the resort a unique personality and atmosphere. And it;s not just the atmosphere that’s got two distinct parts two it. The scenery around Heavenly is a sight to behold, with mountains and…Continue Reading “Resort Spotlight: Heavenly, Lake Tahoe, USA”

Whether you’re preparing for a season as a chalet host or just want to perfect your tartiflette, the Crystal Chalet Cooking Course is without a doubt, the best way to┬ádo it. What is it? The main aim of the course it to get an insight into life in the kitchen as a Chalet Host. From organizing your kitchen to working in the tight spaces that chalet kitchens normally are, to getting to know our winter menu. You’ll also spend a week with our resort management…Continue Reading “Crystal Cuisine: Indulge in a Ski Chalet Cooking Course”