Facebook271Twitteremail Working in the ski industry we have a lot of chats with people who describe some of the lesser-known resorts as hidden gems or national treasures. Hidden gems is pretty obvious, but what is a national treasure?  Stephen Fry? The Beatles? The Crown Jewels?  Obviously we looked to Google to translate for us:   Ruhpolding is a pretty village in the foothills of Germany’s Chiemgau Alps – Bavaria’s winter wonderland. There are  a few local slopes, as well as access to the great Winklmoos-Steinplatte…Continue Reading “Ruhpolding, Germany – our National Treasures”

Facebook16Twitteremail Working in the ski industry we have a lot of chats with people who describe some of the lesser-known resorts as hidden gems or national treasures. Hidden gems is pretty obvious, but what is a national treasure?  Stephen Fry? The Beatles? The Crown Jewels?  Obviously we looked to Google to translate for us: North of the Arctic Circle, Salla has great beginner and intermediate skiing and is a top destination if you’re hoping to see the Northern Lights. While all of our resorts are…Continue Reading “Salla, Finland – our National Treasures”

Facebook0Twitteremail Working in the ski industry we have a lot of chats with people who describe some of the lesser-known resorts as hidden gems or national treasures. Hidden gems is pretty obvious, but what is a national treasure?  Stephen Fry? The Beatles? The Crown Jewels?  Obviously we looked to Google to translate for us: Considered by some to be Europe’s best-kept ski secret, the area of Kronplatz (or Plan de Corones in Italian) offers world-class skiing for all abilities, with links to the wider Sella…Continue Reading “Kronplatz, Italy – our National Treasures”

Facebook206Twitteremail Working in the ski industry we have a lot of chats with people who describe some of the lesser-known resorts as hidden gems or national treasures. Hidden gems is pretty obvious, but what is a national treasure?  Stephen Fry? The Beatles? The Crown Jewels?  Obviously we looked to Google to translate for us:   Aspen is one of the all time great ski destinations. It’ss a vibrant American town with boutiques, fine dining and trendy bars intermixed with ski shops, well priced restaurants and pubs….Continue Reading “Aspen, USA – our National Treasures”