Tag Archives: Ruka

Clash of the Titans: Norway vs. Finland

26 May 2016

We recently compared France and Austria, arguably Europe’s most formidable snowsport forces, in an attempt to establish where Europe’s best skiing is to be had. But in truth the question goes beyond those two nations – veritable paragons of pow though they are. Skiing was not always the fast-paced après-guzzling extreme sport it is today: […]

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Say hello to Levi & Ylläs – Two of Finland’s Finest

24 May 2016

Finland’s nice. Have you been to Finland? If you haven’t, you should go. With that in mind, meet Levi and Ylläs, two resorts new to Crystal for Winter 2016/17. For those unfamiliar with the joys of a Finnish winter holiday: the range of activities on offer is unmatched anywhere in the world, the skiing’s gorgeous, […]

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Crystal Awards 2013 – Overall Winners

6 November 2013

In our final Crystal awards, we reveal the resort our customers voted as their overall favourite, as well as the places that gives the best value and the resorts with the smallest queues. So who is the champion of all the resorts? Read on to find out… Best Overall Resort This is the big one […]

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Crystal Awards 2013 – Best for families

2 October 2013

Every year at Crystal we ask our customers what they thought about their holiday, from accommodation and the resort itself to ski school and the food they ate. We’ve collected these results and will be posting them here on Ski-buzz, as our Crystal Awards for the Winter 12/13 season. We have absolutely no influence on […]

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A cabin in the woods

27 September 2013

You can picture it in your mind – a perfect log cabin, tucked away in the forest, with you chopping wood, lighting your stove and then whipping up a hearty meal. But does this actually exist? Well, yes, yes it does. But they tend not to be too tucked away – we don’t want you […]

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