Browsing entries tagged with Family

10 Mar 2018

Half-term family skiing in the Haute Maurienne Vanoise

By Jon Chittock, dad of Azara, 11 Twenty years of skiing in Alps and I’ve tried pretty much every combination of ski trip, from independent, budget self-catering to luxury packages. Luxury is relative…

23 Jan 2018

Christmas family skiing in France

By Ben Moore of family ski website paralleltrails.co.uk It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Apologies Mr Dickens for stealing one of your opening lines, but it sums up perfectly what families…

7 Jan 2018

An adventure in the Haute Maurienne

As well as web editor of Where to Ski and Snowboard, I am a freelance travel writer for national newspapers and magazines and during the ski season my job involves getting on planes sometimes almost week…

2 May 2017

Time to aim high for Easter

I’m no meteorologist or climate change scientist but I have been family skiing for ten years and there have unquestionably been some changes to snow conditions over that period. For many years, when…

15 Apr 2017

Can you family ski the Chamonix valley?

Skiing in Chamonix is suprisingly family friendly if you know where to go

1 Mar 2017

Powder and pistes in the Pyrénées

If you haven’t taken your family skiing to the French Pyrénées, you should says Ben Moore

3 Dec 2016

Fabulous early season conditions in Val d’Isère

Web Editor Abi Butcher enjoys a last-minute trip to Val d’Isère with Le Chardon Mountain Lodges

18 Apr 2016

An April family alpine adventure

Skiing dad and founder of family ski website www.paralleltrails.co.uk Ben Moore takes his family on a road trip

7 Jan 2016

An inventive family Christmas in La Clusaz

Thin snow cover in La Clusaz lead to family Moore trying e-biking, biathlon and enjoying outdoor swims

20 Feb 2015

First-time family fun in La Rosière with Esprit Ski

Keen skier Emma Lewis took her two young children skiing with Esprit Ski’s BAT weeks

25 Apr 2014

A family road trip through Austria’s Tirol

Ben Moore, co-founder of paralleltrails.co.uk, takes his family on a Tirolean road trip

26 Mar 2014

Superb snow in sunny Soldeu

Skiing began in Soldeu 50 years ago, and since then it has experienced highs and lows — not least being overrun by Brits looking for a bargain-basement boozy holiday. Luckily for Andorra, Bulgaria came…

7 Mar 2014

Two more New York State resorts: Hunter and Windham

On to Hunter and Windham, two ski resorts within easy reach of New York City

10 Feb 2011

Top three family friendly hotels

The TUI group / Crystal holidays share their tips

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