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Alpine Music Festivals for the Winter 2018/19 Ski Season (2018-10-23 13:07:18)

Alpine Music Festivals for the Winter 2018/19 Ski Season

  For many people, lively après ski and nightlife are big parts of the perfect ski holiday – with snow-loving revellers mixing skiing and snowboarding with music and socialising. Many in-resort bars and clubs host daily après ski events, but across the Alps each winter, a stellar selection of live concerts and festivals take the celebrations up a gear.



La Rosière Reaches New Heights for Winter 2018/19 (2018-10-16 12:37:00)

La Rosière Reaches New Heights for Winter 2018/19

  La Rosière is located in the Savoie region along with the likes of Val d’Isère, Tignes, Les Arcs and La Plagne. Although one of the less internationally-known resorts compared to its neighbours, La Rosière is one of the most family-friendly resorts in the Alps!



Ski School Recommendations for the Winter Season (2018-09-04 13:56:07)

Ski School Recommendations for the Winter Season

  When it comes to skiing and snowboarding, a little professional help goes a long way. Whether you’re taking to the snow for the first time or you’re a seasoned expert with years of experience, there’s always room for improvement.  In the Alps over the last 25 years, two international ski schools have set themselves apart from the competition; Oxygène and Magic.



The Benefits of the Catered Ski Holiday Experience (2018-06-26 11:57:23)

The Benefits of the Catered Ski Holiday Experience

  Summer is in full flow, but keen skiers with an eye for a deal are snapping up early-bird and low-season ski deals to top resorts across the Alps for this coming winter season. With so many great deals on the market, we thought it was a fine time to pose the question, why go catered on your ski holiday?



Make Meribel your next Family Ski Destination (2018-04-23 18:46:51)

Make Meribel your next Family Ski Destination

  Nestled in the heart of the Three Valleys ski area, the French resort of Méribel is a popular all-rounder. It’s home to some of the finest snow parks in Europe, with off-piste terrain to keep even the most advanced riders and skiers challenged.



Winter Olympics wrap-up; Team GB Medals (2018-02-28 16:45:32)

Winter Olympics wrap-up; Team GB Medals

  With the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics now over, Team GB’s athletes can look back with enormous pride on our most successful winter games ever. Great Britain won a total of five medals, beating the previous record and hitting the target set by funding partners UK Sport.



Taking to the Backcountry: Off-Piste Skiing and Snowboarding (2018-02-15 15:16:27)

Taking to the Backcountry: Off-Piste Skiing and Snowboarding

For huge numbers of keen skiers and snowboarders the world over, there’s simply no feeling like the adrenaline rush of tackling backcountry terrain in the mountains. The moments leading up to a big off-piste run are to be savoured: the peppermint-fresh air, the calm silence, the open expanse of light, untouched powder before you. You drink it all in before clipping into your skis or strapping into your board.



The joys of a spring ski holiday (2018-02-06 07:51:23)

The joys of a spring ski holiday

  While hitting the slopes is magical any time across the ski season, a spring ski holiday can be unforgettable for five big reasons.   More snow than you know   By the time spring rolls around in the Alps, months of snow has settled on the piste to form an excellent base that’s ripe for carving.



Five top snow-sure ski resorts in Europe (2018-02-06 07:50:22)

Five top snow-sure ski resorts in Europe

  Whether you’re craving a snowy Easter ski trip or planning a Christmas holiday in the Alps for next season, you’ll want to consider these snow-sure resorts.   Below, we’re featuring five of our favourite high-altitude destinations where the snow stays in excellent condition all season long.



Top Festivals Hitting the Alps this Winter 2018 (2018-01-16 16:40:35)

Top Festivals Hitting the Alps this Winter 2018

  Some of our favourite ski resorts will be hosting unmissable festivals this season, bringing together live bands and slick DJs with groomed pistes and stunning mountain surrounds.   Skiing and partying go hand in hand, and each year a slew of lively mountain festivals take the celebrations up a notch.



Improve your Skills on the Snow with Progression Ski & Snowboard School (2017-12-27 17:02:35)

Improve your Skills on the Snow with Progression Ski & Snowboard School

  Ski or snowboard lessons are often a big part of our clients’ experience holidaying in the Alps, and advising people on ski school options in their chosen resort is a helpful step we often take. With that in mind, we’d like to introduce you to Progression Ski & Snowboard School.



Why Val Thorens is an Award-Winning Resort (2017-12-13 14:38:41)

Why Val Thorens is an Award-Winning Resort

  Val Thorens was the star of the recent World Ski Awards, landing the coveted World’s Best Ski Resort accolade for the fourth time in five years. It's received plenty of awards and recognition over the years, so here we're taking a look at what makes this Alpine destination such a winner.