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5 Reasons to Blast Off to the Milky Way This Season

17 February 2017

One of Italy’s two main – and colossal – ski areas, the Milky Way is often overlooked in favour of its bigger brother – the Dolomiti Superski – or better-known French resorts across the border. We think that’s a crying shame, so here are five top-notch reasons to explore one of Europe’s best-kept secrets. It’s […]

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Our Guide to the Milky Way ski area

4 July 2016

What do you want from your ski holiday? Stunning scenery? Amazing après? Tons of off-piste action? 400km of world-class skiing? If the answer is ‘all of the above’, the Milky Way‘s got you covered. Despite being occasionally (and unfairly) overlooked in favour of some of Western Europe’s better-known ski areas, the Milky Way has been […]

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Europe’s top 5 value for money lift passes

6 September 2013

Over the past few years, most skiers have been ramping up their search to ensure they get the best possible deal for their annual hit of skiing. So how do you go about ensuring you get the best value for money when you are on the pistes? If you’re the kind of person who wants […]

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Skiing in Claviere, Montgenèvre and Sestriere: Our guide

18 April 2013

Claviere may not be the first resort that springs to mind when you think of skiing in Italy. It may be a small, sleepy town, but the incredible snow conditions and the location make it a fantastic hidden gem. It’s situated in the Milky Way ski area, so has access to other ski resorts such […]

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7 reasons to go skiing in Italy [part 2]

29 October 2012

Following on from part one in our Italian series, Amy looks at why skiing in Italy is a winner for everyone from off-piste gurus to beginner bambini. Often overlooked in favour of it’s Austrian or French neighbours, Bella Italia quietly delivers some of the best ski experiences for those in the know… Heli-ski the biggest […]

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