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Best Car-Free Ski Resorts in the Alps

Best Car-Free Ski Resorts in the Alps

Imagine a place where you can ski without the hassle of cars, where the air is crisp and clean, and the only noise comes from the sound of skis carving through fresh powder. If we’ve described your ideal winter break, why not consider a car-free resort next time you hit the slopes? With picturesque mountain villages and idyllic landscapes, a traffic-free ski resort is a perfect place to unwind and soak up the Alpine atmosphere. So to celebrate World Car-Free…

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Early bird ski deal – 10% off transfers to the Alps

Early bird ski deal – 10% off transfers to the Alps

It’s almost that time again! Save on the slopes this 2022-23 ski season with our early bird ski transfer deal. Find out how to get 10% off your transfer… The Alps2Alps early bird offer Get next ski season sorted with our early bird transfer offer. Simply use the booking code EARLYBIRD10 at the checkout to save 10% on the cost of your ski transfer. Valid from 1/09/2022 until 15/10/2022. Find all of our current ski deals here. Why book early?…

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We’re a 2022 TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Award Winner!

We’re a 2022 TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Award Winner!

Every year, TripAdvisor celebrates attractions that consistently deliver exceptional experiences with a Travelers’ Choice Award—and this year, Alps2Alps ski transfers made the list! What does this mean? It means we’ve gained lots of positive reviews and opinions over the past year from satisfied skiers. Not only that, but we’re now in the top 10% of attractions worldwide on Tripadvisor! What are the 2022 Travelers’ Choice awards? This award recognises businesses that are in the top 10% of attractions or activities…

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A Guide to the Best Ski Resorts Near Zürich

A Guide to the Best Ski Resorts Near Zürich

Zürich is the perfect choice for an exhilarating ski weekend, a cultural city break or a stress-free family holiday to remember. This bustling city in north-central Switzerland offers a wide variety of activities and attractions for visitors throughout the year, whatever the weather. But most importantly, of course, skiing fanatics are spoilt for choice during ski season! There are plenty of excellent ski resorts within an easy drive of the city, so you can hit the slopes without having to…

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Top Pick Ski Resorts Near Salzburg Airport

Top Pick Ski Resorts Near Salzburg Airport

Austria has a global reputation for some of the most heavenly scenery, wonderful skiing and other-worldly service standards.  Salzburg Airport is a great gateway to ski resorts in the Austrian Alps, with several excellent resorts within a short drive of the airport. The slopes at these resorts are well-maintained and offer something for skiers and snowboarders of all abilities, alongside legendary Après-ski, with plenty of bars and restaurants serving up hearty Austrian cuisine. So if you’re heading toward the Austrian…

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Half Term Family Ski Holidays in the Alps

Half Term Family Ski Holidays in the Alps

The half-term ski break is a great time for families to get away from the hectic school routine and explore some of the best resorts and activities in the Alps. Family ski resorts offer runs that cater to a range of levels, snow tubing hills and nursery slopes for children’s ski lessons, as well as providing a wide array of family-fun activities. There’s a lot to see and do in just a few days, so here are our top tips…

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Can You Teach Yourself to Snowboard in a Day? Cheat’s Guide

Can You Teach Yourself to Snowboard in a Day? Cheat’s Guide

Maybe it’s your first time on the slopes and you don’t want to be left out. Or maybe you’re just impatient – we answer the question… can you teach yourself to snowboard in a day? Some might say it’s 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…

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Skiing vs Snowboarding: Which is Better?

Skiing vs Snowboarding: Which is Better?

One of the greatest debates of all time, skiing vs snowboarding: which is better? Whether you feel passionately about your choice of winter sport or you’re wondering which team to play for, we thought we’d weigh in on the issue. There’s pros and cons to both, so 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…

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Top Christmas Gifts for Skiers and Winter-Sports Enthusiasts

Top Christmas Gifts for Skiers and Winter-Sports Enthusiasts

The holiday season is finally upon us! If you know a keen skier or snowboarder who is lucky enough to be heading to the Alps this winter, you may be looking to buy them a ski-related gift so that they’re ready to hit the slopes this ski season. To try and help in the mad rush of shopping, we’ve put together our list of the top Christmas Gifts for skiers and winter-sports enthusiasts.   A hat with a sense of…

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Where to Ski Safely Without the Crowds This Winter

Where to Ski Safely Without the Crowds This Winter

When planning your ski holiday, one factor that often gets overlooked is how busy and crowded the best ski resorts can become in peak season. This year, amongst the chaos of Covid-19, it’s even more unlikely that you’ll want to be tripping over other skiers on the slopes or battling for space at the après ski bars and restaurants. Luckily, it’s possible to find safe and quieter top ski resorts in Europe a little off the beaten track. It’s knowing…

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