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Where to Watch Winter Olympic Events in the Alps

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If, like us, you’re a winter sports fanatic, you might be disappointed you couldn’t make it to PyeongChang this year. But, fear not! There’s still plenty of opportunities to witness some amazing winter sports events. So, if you want to experience something similar to the thrills and jaw-dropping moments of PyeongChang, we’ve got you covered. Here’s where to watch Winter Olympic events in the Alps. Slalom, Alpine Skiing The Slalom is an Alpine skiing event where racers ski between obstacles, such

Learn to Ski in a Day: The Rogue’s Handbook

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If it’s your first ski trip and you’re not keen on being the last one down the mountain every time, it’s tempting to cut some corners when learning to ski. We wouldn’t call it cheating, per say. Rather, a crash course in skiing for those who are a little impatient, or who love a challenge. So, here’s our guide to help you learn to ski in a day. A word of warning: we’re not promising to make you a pro

TOP 10 Most Romantic Ski Resorts in the Alps

Stunning scenery, unforgettable aprѐs and a variety of slopes are ingredients that make up the perfect romantic ski holiday. Unsurprisingly, skiing is a popular romantic getaway for couples year after year. If you’re wondering where best to spend Valentine’s day, we’ve got you covered. Here are the top 10 romantic ski resorts in the Alps.   Kitzbühel, Austria There are plenty of reasons to love Kitzbühel. The lively bars and infectious atmosphere keep those looking for a romantic getaway returning

How to Plan a Corporate Ski Weekend

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So, you’ve been faced with the challenge of organising work’s skiing holiday. Ski weekends can be useful for many reasons. You can promote good working relationships, or build bridges with new clients. But, how to go about planning it? There’s a lot of people to organise, and not enough options to keep everyone happy. Fear not. Here’s our guide on how to plan a corporate ski weekend. Work Out What You’re Looking For It’s important to have a clear picture

Learn How to Snowboard in a Day: The Cheat’s Guide

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Whether it’s your first-time on the slopes and you don’t want to be left out, or you’re simply impatient, you might be tempted to learn to snowboard in a day. Some might say this is impossible without lessons. But, who doesn’t love a challenge? There are some reasons why learning to snowboard in a day is a bad idea. But, we’re not always sensible either. Nobody wants to be the last one down the mountain every time! So, here’s our

Thrills, Chills & Breakout Stars: Winter Olympics 2018 Preview

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For any winter sports lover, the Winter Olympics is an event to get truly excited about. We’ve almost been counting down the days! Four years is far too long to wait, and the suspense can be tough. But, it’s almost here! This year, the Winter Olympics will take place from 9th to 25th February 2018 in Pyeongchang County, South Korea. To help commemorate the biggest occasion in the winter sports calendar, here’s our Winter Olympics 2018 Preview. Why We’re Excited

How to Cram a Week’s Snow into Your Weekend Ski Break

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Picture the scene. It’s a grey Wednesday afternoon, and the burden of mundane everyday life seems to have no end. But, there’s no option to take a full week off to wash away the stress of the day. Sound familiar? This is where weekend ski breaks come in. If you fancy a last-minute getaway or a quick trip, you might be tempted by a skiing weekend. But, surely there just aren’t enough hours in the weekend to make the most

Skiing vs. Snowboarding: Which is Actually Better?

One of the greatest debates of all time? Skiing vs. snowboarding: which is actually better? Whether you feel passionately about your choice of sport, or you’re wondering which team to play for, we thought we’d weigh in on the issue. It’s time to decide once and for all: skiing or snowboarding? What Makes Skiing Awesome? Is skiing the best winter sport? More than half of those on the mountain believe so. Making those first tracks into fresh snow keeps skiers

Best Ski Resorts for Techies

Technology can help make everyday life easier, right? So, how it can benefit our ski holidays? Who doesn’t want to avoid slow WiFi and old lifts? The digital revolt is hitting the slopes! While some may not like it, we can’t quite contain our excitement. If you have a shared love for technology and skiing, here’s our list of the best ski resorts for techies. Futuristic Ski Lifts Finally, the bane of all skiers’ lives, long lift queues, may soon

How to Look Good Skiing

When on the slopes, we all want to look like pros. Even after the lessons, everyone looks like a beginner for far longer than they’d like.  To help you avoid this, we’ve put together our tips on how to look good skiing. Carry Your Skis Correctly There’s nothing more of an eyesore than someone who doesn’t know how to carry their skis properly. One of the first things instructors teach you is how to carry your skis. Although, if you