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Posts in category: Skiing

Due A Skiing Vacation? Here's Why You Absolutely Have To Visit France

21 Jan 2017
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France is lucky enough to have a part of Europe's biggest mountain range all to itself – a section of the Alps, that is. Although known as the French Alps to most, this mountain range actually passes through a whopping seven other countries too, making it one of the longest ranges in the world…

OMOTG’s Luxury Accommodation Guide to Park City, Utah

3 Dec 2015
Categories: North America, Skiing     Tags: , , , ,
Park City rests nestled amongst the snowy mountains in Summit County, Utah. But here you’ll find far more to interest you than your average ski resort town. What was once a Mormon-founded prospect town has transformed over the years into one of the top luxury ski destinations in the world with a whole range of art, culture and food treasure troves waiting to be explored...

The Ultimate Guide to the Dream Ski Season

2 Dec 2015
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Ski seasons are very common at this time of the year. A ski season is when you go away for a few months and enjoy the wintery ski slopes at a ski resort. It’s a huge amount of fun, and we’ve got some ideas that will make for the perfect ski season...

5 of the most luxurious ski resorts worth visiting

19 Nov 2015
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The great thing about skiing holidays is that there’s something for everyone, so whether you like speeding down slopes, sipping hot chocolate in a rustic log cabin or simply strolling through glistening pine forests, there’s an ideal one for you. There are many luxurious ski resorts just waiting to be explored, and here are five certainly worth visiting...

4 Reasons to Choose Holiday Rentals Over Hotels

18 Nov 2015
Categories: Holidays, Skiing     Tags: , , , ,
Diverting from the familiarity of a hotel can seem daunting. If you like to stick to what you’re comfortable with, then it makes an obvious choice. But there are alternatives out there that can give you just as much as a hotel can, if not more. The holiday rental market has exploded with the rise in popularity of the internet...

Ski Club Freshtracks 2015/16 Winter Ski Holidays

21 Aug 2015
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As the evenings sadly begin to draw in and autumn just around the corner, many of us will be turning our thoughts to winter and the new ski season. Maybe that’s even a cause for celebration. For those of you unfamiliar with the Freshtracks programme, it is designed to create inspirational group holidays that are ideal for solo skiers with a passion for the white stuff...

This season sees a rise in ‘no snow’ insurance claims

7 Apr 2015
Categories: From The Editor, Skiing     Tags: ,
Whilst North America has seen more snow than ever this year and resorts have enjoyed a good ski season, our Luxury Travel Blog knows this has not been the case over in Europe where there has been a considerable rise in winter sports insurance claims for no snow. We take a look back at this last ski season...

Winter Sports Holidays and the importance of Insurance

3 Mar 2015
Categories: Infographic, Skiing     Tags: , , ,
For those of you who love the fresh mountain air and that crunchy sound the snow makes under your skis or snowboard, our Luxury Travel Blog takes a look at the top 10 destinations in the world and top 10 sports activities people like to do when they go on holiday and how important it is to have adequate travel insurance to cover you for all eventualities...

Escape to the French Alps this Spring

14 Feb 2015
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With disappointing snow in Europe early in the season many people may have put off their plans to go skiing. But with the current good snow conditions across Europe and a weak Euro, now is actually a very good time to make that booking, be it for a half-term or Easter break or anytime in between. In this article we have picked three fabulous chalets in two French resorts – Les Gets and Val d’Isère...

Best Ski Resorts for…

17 Nov 2014
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If you’re not sure where to head for your powder fix this season, independent ski specialist Powder White, whose team has over 90 ski seasons between them, has rounded up their pick of the European resorts for every type of skier and snowboarder…