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22 Nov 2019

More snow due in the Alps this weekend

More snow due in the Alps this weekend

The French ski resort of Val Thorens will be opening this weekend, with fresh snow due across the Alps on Sunday. Verbier in Switzerland opened to fantastic conditions last weekend, and this morning Saas-Fee…

16 Jul 2019

Eurostar ski train on sale tomorrow

Eurostar ski train on sale tomorrow

If you’re planning to travel by train to ski in the French Alps this coming winter, get ready to buy your tickets tomorrow morning, when the direct Eurostar Ski Train goes on sale. The tickets for both…

29 Dec 2017

Grab a January ski holiday bargain

Grab a January ski holiday bargain

With our latest snow report from Weather To Ski showing no let-up in the amazing weather conditions, if you haven’t yet booked your ski holiday this season, now is the time to do so. Just some of the…

9 Nov 2011

Snovember – more resorts open

Snovember – more resorts open

Mid-November brings another bunch of North American resort openings. And it has been snowing out there ... Last weekend Banff fired up the lifts in Lake Louise and Mt Norquay, and there has been good snowfalls…

17 Sep 2009

September snow - a little refreshment

September snow - a little refreshment

The first signs of winter have been felt in the Alps this week ... It’s only small, but at last the glacier resorts have reported some fresh snowfall: between 10-20cm have fallen across parts of…

11 May 2009

Swiss smoking ban in place by next season

Next winter you’ll be able to breath a little more easily in Switzerland, when new smoking laws take effect - good news for skiers and boarders wanting to enjoy smoke-free mountain restaurants, bars…

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