Ski with your squad this season

Facebook22TwitteremailSkiing with your mates is great, isn’t it? I mean, skiing on your own can be fun – you get the freedom to do and go whatever and wherever you like, to stand at the top of the mountain, admire the views and breathe deep, calming breaths in the silence of the natural world. There’s nothing to hold you back or slow you down and no one to laugh at you when you stack or fall off a chairlift. On the other hand, there’s nothing…Continue Reading “Ski with your squad this season”

Facebook0Twitteremail****** APRIL FOOLS’ ****** CHOOSE YOUR CHAIRLIFT Ski holidays are all about waking up before the sun rises, getting breakfast down you in record time, heading straight to the chairlifts and shredding that corduroy or pounding that freshly fallen powder. But at one time or another, we’ve all had our hopes of those first tracks dashed by long and impenetrable lift queues and tedious rides with strangers. Luckily for you, you’ll never have to waste precious time again: Crystal have teamed up with lift operators…Continue Reading “BIG NEWS – CHOOSE YOUR CHAIRLIFT”

Facebook0TwitteremailSki 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”

Facebook0TwitteremailWhether 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 do 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”

Beware The Chairlift Selfie – You Might Fund A Ski Bum’s Retirement

Facebook0TwitteremailEver been on a chairlift and looked down to see a solitary glove or ski pole? That might soon be a thing of the past. We can exclusively reveal today that resorts across the Alps are secretly hiring “slope sweepers” to collect valuables dropped from lifts. As skiers and snowboarders bring more gadgets with them on holiday and spend more time snapping selfies, a group named FOOL (Foundation for Oops, Ouches and Lost Property) have estimated skiers are dropping up to 40% more items from chairlifts than they did…Continue Reading “Beware The Chairlift Selfie – You Might Fund A Ski Bum’s Retirement”