Alberta’s amazing – that’s no secret. It offers some of the best and most picturesque skiing and snowboarding terrain in Canada, a country known for its incredible skiing and snowboarding terrain. Rather than rant on about how great it is, here’s a quick rundown of its individual resorts and what they can offer you. Choose your resort and get ready for Alberta – we can’t recommend it enough. Banff Banff is Alberta’s biggest draw – literally and figuratively – with its three mountains totaling a…Continue Reading “Ready For Alberta – Everything You Need To Know”

Ski with your squad this season

Skiing 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”

****** 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”

Skiing’s a sport – no one’s denying that. It’s exercise, and it can be tough and it can be tiring. No wonder then that after a hard day on the piste, après-ski has become almost as competitive as the main event. Resorts the world over fight it out to be crowned Top of the… Pubs? Back in 2016, we crowned Borovets, Bulgaria as Europe’s top après hotspot. Now though, we’d like to put forward a new contender. Enter Andorra Now the Pyrenean principality’s hardly a…Continue Reading “Hey, we’re going to… Andorra?”

It’s really important to make sure you’re prepared for your ski holiday, especially when it comes to safety. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, check out five time olympic skier, Graham Bell’s top tips for staying #SkiSafe on and off the mountain… Before you head out on the snow: Get fit Take your free EHIC card Travel insurance On the slopes: Get the right gear Hire a guide Alcohol and skiing don’t mix Après Ski: Be drink aware Stick together Emergency contacts For more…Continue Reading “Staying #SkiSafe On And Off The Mountain”