Originally, short skis with rolling treads or wheels used, with the rolling treads working on the same principle as the treads on military tanks. While some skiers may tackle high speeds and jumps…
Anyone who has tried the sport can tell you that snow skiing is loads of fun – from the first tentative attempts to remain upright, to the point of whizzing down the slopes at high speed. So it comes as no surprise that the popularity of snow skiing continues to grow around the world. With the snow-covered Himalayan Mountains hugging its border, India has a number of ski resorts offering this exciting winter sport.
Enjoy a snow skiing adventure at top ski resorts in Asia. Whether you’re an avid snowboarder, a keen skier or enjoy a variety of snow sporting excursions, Asian destinations such as Japan and South Korea offer fantastic ski resort options. Amongst the world-class ski resorts in Japan are Appi Kogen, Happo One, Nozawa Onsen and [...]
You could be a pioneer when you take a skiing vacation in the Himalayas! Although skiing has been around for a while in the Himalayas, there are new discoveries being made here all the time. The charm of the beautiful countries of India and Nepal, combines with the thrill of the pristine slopes of the [...]
Kashmir is a popular tourist destination and a pleasure to visit at any time of the year, but during snow skiing season, when the snow-capped Karakoram, Zanaskar and Pir Panjal mountains of the Himalayas are transformed into a snow-covered wonderland, snow sport enthusiasts flock to Kashmir from far and wide.
Snow skiing is an incredibly popular sport all over the world and you will almost always find an opportunity to ski wherever there is snow. This is certainly true of one of the most mystical mountain ranges in the world, the Himalayas. The opportunity to go skiing in the Himalayas is slowly becoming more and more popular with people looking for new and exciting ways to enjoy this sport.
You say youâ€™ve skied just about everywhere… Greenland, the Himalayas, Antarctica, what next? In 2008 youâ€™ll be able to add an unlikely destination to your â€œbeen there, done thatâ€ list: Bahrain. Yes, Bahrain – and I donâ€™t mean Water Skiing, if thatâ€™s what youâ€™re thinking. Bahrain, for those who donâ€™t know, is one of the emirates located in the Persian Gulf region bordering Saudi Arabia.