What To Wear When Skiing – The Ultimate Guide

What Ski Clothes Do I Need? So, you’re going skiing. You’ve got your suitcase, now you just need the gear. Unlike a summer holiday where you can just throw in some swimwear and a pair of flip flops, you’re going to need some dedicated kit. With that comes all sorts of questions around what you need to take and what you need to wear on the slopes. If you’re not sure where to start, let us give you a hand with some top tips on…Continue Reading “What To Wear When Skiing – The Ultimate Guide”

There’s an old adage that skiing is easier to learn, but harder to master, whereas snowboarding is harder to learn, but easier to master. Everyone’s experience is different of course, but there’s definitely an element of truth to the statement. Is snowboarding easier than skiing? Unless you have a background in skate or surfboarding, most people will initially feel more comfortable keeping their feet separated and facing the direction of travel. While ski boots can definitely feel clunky, progress up the mountain should be pretty…Continue Reading “Is It Easier To Learn To Ski Or Snowboard?”

The best thing about après-ski in Austria is that it’s exactly how you’d imagine. Oompah bands, mountain huts and blaring Europop. Yes, they’re a cliché, but the dance routines and barfuls of revellers dancing on tables in their ski boots are what make it so fun. It’s cheerful, it’s cheesy and it’s cheaper than France and Switzerland. Austrian après also tends to start early and finish early, with a lot of bars closing by 7pm, so you can party hard and still get back in…Continue Reading “Best après-ski in Austria 2019”