Facebook0TwitterPinterest0LinkedinemailSki resort prices are sliding downhill in top European resorts! Thats the good news from the annual Post Office Ski Resort Report in association with Crystal Ski Holidays. Back with their annual report, the Post Office have compiled prices from ski areas around the world to help you choose the best value ski resorts. Cash-conscious skiers will find that the cost of ski equipment, lift passes and tuition has fallen in 75% of the winter sports destinations surveyed – and the same applies to meal…Continue Reading “Post Office Report : The Best Value Ski Resort”

Facebook0TwitterPinterest0LinkedinemailAn often misunderstood and overlooked Austrian resort, Obertauern is one of the highest and most modern in what is already one of Europe’s best-loved skiing nations. Here’s what you need to know. It’s one of Austria’s highest resorts Perched at a respectable altitude of 1750m, Obertauern is the highest resort in the Salzburg region and one of the highest in all of Austria. It should be no surprise then that its affectionate alternative moniker ‘SNOWbertauern’ is well-earned; Obertauern has a reputation for being one of…Continue Reading “Resort Spotlight: Obertauern”

Facebook0TwitterPinterest0LinkedinemailBanff is known for its phenomenal snow conditions, stunning scenery and being one of North America’s biggest ski areas, but there’s also so much to do and see other than (our number 1 favorite thing to do) skiing and snowboarding. We’ve picked out some of our favourite activities/experiences you HAVE to try on your next trip to Banff! No. Seriously… 1. The Aurora Borealis – also known as the Northern Lights. The Aurora Borealis is the result of collisions between gaseous particles in the Earth’s…Continue Reading “Top 5 Things To Do in Banff”

Facebook0TwitterPinterest0LinkedinemailHappy children make for a happy skiing holiday, and few things are as likely to ruin your child’s day than being wet, cold and uncomfortable.With that in mind, we’ve put together a list of top tips for making sure your kids stay snug and smiley on the slopes.   ICYMI – Check out our other Family Skiing blogs by clicking the links below: When to go Choosing a resort Choosing accommodation First off: Kitting out your kids for skiing needn’t cost the earth. Equipment (skis,…Continue Reading “Top Tips for Keeping Kids Warm & Dry When Skiing”