France is a real favourite for families, and with good reason. There are lots of child-friendly French ski resorts, so you’re bound to find something that works for the whole family. Why ski in France with kids? It’s got huge ski areas with pistes to suit everyone, from beginners up to advanced skiers. In purpose-built resorts, the ski schools and nursery slopes are easy to reach if you’re picking up little learners in the afternoon. And kids can generally start ski school from three years old in France,…Continue Reading “THE BEST FAMILY SKI RESORTS IN FRANCE”

Val d'Isere

Val d’Isère is a favourite for many skiers. And as a glacier resort with excellent snow, buzzing après bars and even more fun to be had off the slopes, it’s clear why. Where to ski Beginners can practice on the village nursery slopes before trying out the green runs in the heart of Espace Killy. We like the Verte – it’s a long, open run ideal for perfecting your technique. Intermediate skiers will love the blue and red runs of the Bellevarde and La Daille…Continue Reading “TOP TIPS FOR VAL D’ISÈRE”

Fireworks New years eve in Tignes

France’s purpose-built, ski-in resorts make it oh-so-easy to après. Spend the day on the slopes, stop for a mountain tipple and then schuss straight to your favourite bar when you’re ready to party. Which leads us to our favourite thing about French après. Put simply, it never ends. None of these curfews and early evening closing times – you can keep the fun going into the early hours in most resorts. Yes, France can be pricier than some of its neighbours, but wine’s always relatively…Continue Reading “The best après-ski in France”

After a recent trip to Tignes 2100, I discovered that Tignes is our best-selling resort. That we sell. Of all 130+ resorts we operate in, Tignes is the most popular. Having just spent three days there I could see why, but for anybody that hasn’t been, here are 5 reasons why everyone – including us – loves Tignes. It’s High With altitude ranging from 1550m to 3747m, Tignes has a long season with lots of snow. We were there for three days at the beginning of December…Continue Reading “5 Reasons Everyone – including us – loves Tignes”

This article was written by Mia Jones, Assistant Content Editor at Crystal Ski Holidays. She thinks you should go to La Rosière for your next ski holiday. Here’s why… If I asked you to imagine a family ski holiday, I’m pretty sure you’d think of two adults and their small children playing in the snow. My ‘family’ trip to the mountains was quite different. At 21 years old, I decided to take my younger brother, my older sister and her boyfriend for a week of fun…Continue Reading “Why La Rosière is a Great Shout for Your Next Holiday”