A hydro electric dam that was constructed in the 1950s led to the creation of two new settlements, namely Tignes Val Claret and Tignes les Broisses. Tignes Val Claret went on to become a popular skiing resort for high altitude skiing enthusiasts, and until now Tignes les Broisses, located lower down on the French Alps, has been living in the shadow of its neighbor. But not for too much longer, as a new name and an eco-friendly plan to transform this village will be getting underway shortly.
When looking for skiing resorts in Spain, there is one resort that stands out: the Baqueira Beret Ski Resort. As the largest of its kind in Spain, the Baqueira Beret Resort offers visitors picturesque landscapes blanketed in snow and a variety of activities that all skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts can enjoy no matter what their skill level is. Located in the idyllic Aran Valley, the resort is able to combine spectacular winter activities with breathtaking natural scenes and world class facilities.
The village of Megeve is a gem in the French Alps, and is not only a picturesque part of France with breathtaking slopes and facilities, but a playground for the rich and famous. Here, skiers can enjoy the best of both worlds: magnificent skiing opportunities, as well as luxury accommodation and excellent service.
Size does matter, particularly if you dream of off-piste skiing in the Andes. Built in 1988 at the foot of the imposing El Plomo Peak by a French company, Valle Nevado has a distinct French ambiance which sets it apart from other ski vacation resorts of Chile. Valle Nevado is extremely popular with snowboarders and […]
Montana is the ideal state to visit for a cross country skiing vacation. There are a large number of wide open public areas, and some of the country’s best cross country skiing resorts are in Montana, offering you a choice of vacation destinations. You can make your vacation as vigorous or laid-back as you choose! […]
Located midway between Wanaka and Queenstown, Cardrona ski resortfeatures an extravaganza of exciting ski trails, terrain parks, pipes and a thrilling gravity cross-course. It is one of New Zealand’s finest family-style resorts, with a comprehensive selection of beginners’ courses, tuition programs and childcare facilities. Nestled in the exquisitely scenic Southern Lakes region, Cardrona is one […]
Bridger Bowl Ski Area beside Bozeman in Montana was opened to the public in 1955 and remains a popular non-profit ski area. Although it may not have the glitz of other ski resorts, Bridger Bowl offers an amazing ski and ride experience, without the hefty prices. Well-known for its ‘cold smoke’ snow, Bridger is ideal […]
Montana Snowbowl is a great place to go this winter. It has warm, friendly faces, great scenery, a relaxing atmosphere and, of course, great trails. The Snowbowl is not just about great skiing, it’s about a genuine love for the sport. You don’t come here to make a name for yourself – you come here […]
When it comes to choosing a skiing holiday and booking your ski accommodation, there are usually so many options that you may not be able to decide which one to choose. We’ve included the reviews section to help you make that choice. Here you can read what other users have to say about the ski […]
Teton Pass Ski Area is situated amidst Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front near the town of Choteau and the Bob Marshall Wilderness Area. Although a relatively small ski area, Teton Pass more than makes up for this with its varied and exciting terrain. Opened in 2000, Teton Pass Ski Area is one of the lesser known […]