Each year there are a great number of winter sport events in the Alps and this year is no exception. With the Alps hosting some of the most iconic downhill skiing competitions, you can be sure to catch a glimpse of the best skiers from around the world this season. However, you may be interested to know that the Alps celebrates a whole assortment of other winter sports too. From husky racing to winter golf, you will be sure to see some great events across the 18/19 ski season! Read on to find out about some of our top picks…
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When you think of skiing you think of clipping in, sitting on an ascending chairlift to then style your way down the slopes, right? The most common form of skiing of course, which became popular and experienced significant growth in the mid-1900’s. However, downhill skiing was not the first form of the winter sport requiring two wooden planks strapped to your feet and a poles in each hand, it was indeed cross-country skiing (often referred to as XC skiing). You can find cross-country routes in pretty much every ski resort, however there are some specific destinations that hold a reputation for offering the best kind of scenic trails. Read on to find out the best ski resorts for cross-country skiing….
Christmas means something different for everyone but unanimously it is special time of the year for all to enjoy! We think spending the festive season in the Alps just adds to the magic! Just imagine it, waking up to a snowy winter paradise and filling your time with festive cheer.
In this blog we look at what’s going on across some of the most festive ski resorts in the Alps this Christmas. However, with the heavy snowfall and cold temperatures throughout November, all the resorts are looking particularly picturesque, promising a Christmas ski chalet holiday to remember! Take a look at the remaining luxury Christmas chalets that we have left in our chalet portfolio to see if one tempts you to take a trip to the Alps for Christmas.
If you’re someone who normally likes to build sandcastles over snowmen but feel like a change this year then keep reading. I’m going to show you why now is the right time to learn to ski, and why snowmen are just as epic as sandcastles.
Welcome Ski fans! If you are a regular reader of the Ski in Luxury Blog then you will know that the World Ski Awards are upon us. We have been giving our readers the down low on all the nominees for this years prestigious event and now it’s time for us to turn our attention to the nominees of Switzerland’s best ski resort.
Now we are all familiar with the saying “A dog is a Man’s best friend” right? They travel with their owners to work, accompany them on family camping trips and even have doggy calendars themselves! So why should the family’s annual Ski holiday be any different?