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Once Upon A Time In Grindelwald

30 January 2017

Grindelwald was Tolkein’s inspiration for the Lord of the Rings’ landscape and the name of one of J. K. Rowling’s most notorious wizards. We all love a story with a touch of magic, and this Swiss village is right out of a fairytale. The town itself is exactly how you’d picture a Disney-esque village in […]

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Skiing In The Future – Why You Should Book For Winter 17/18

9 December 2016

With the launch of our Winter 2017/18 holiday portfolio, we’ve been thinking about skiing, the future, skiing in the future, and how exciting it’s probably going to be. Read on for our predictions about what skiing will probably look like in the near future. Probably. There will be hoverboards No snow? No problem. All snowboards […]

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Crystal Introduces Swiss Transfers by Train

27 July 2016

Love skiing? Love Switzerland? Love trains? Good news: We’re excited to announce that as of December ‘16, all our Swiss transfers will be by train instead of coach. The decision has been made based on the fact that Switzerland’s public transport is frankly spectacular, and customers and the company alike are keen reduce the carbon footprint that […]

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Engelberg, Switzerland – our National Treasures

12 October 2015

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: Engelberg offers high […]

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Our Hidden Gems – Grindelwald, Switzerland

26 November 2014

One of our favourite things about skiing holidays is finding that “hidden gem”. The run that’s perfect after a fresh dump of snow, the restaurant that serves the Strudel with the vanilla cream, or that après bar that shoots Jäger from the ceiling. And so on. In a new series, we’ve decided to talk about […]

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