December 2016

Six Top Ski Resorts for Families in Tirol

Six top ski resorts for families in Tirol Comprising approximately 80 ski resorts and 3,000 kilometres of pistes showcasing modern lifts, the Austrian Tirol is the ideal region for a ski holiday, especially for families. Family ski holidays need a lot of organisation: from ski in, ski out accommodation and large, easy-to-reach beginner areas, to flexible rental arrangements, excellent child-care facilities and a wide range of restaurants catering for multiple

Evening view of Everest from Kala Patthar - trek to Everest base camp - Nepal

Become a World Record holder alongside Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards in March 2017 by taking part in Ski 4 Cancer’s Everest Challenge. The Challenge will take place on the slopes of Austria’s premier ski area (Saalbach) on Thursday 9 March. UK ski charity Ski 4 Cancer is calling for skiers from across Europe in an attempt to set a new World Record on Thursday the 9th of March 2017 alongside

ski chalet

Action Outdoors has launched a new destination for the February half term week holidays in 2017 as well as offering an existing favourite over the Easter break for an all-inclusive price of £523. The new resort is Les Deux Alpes – a high altitude ski resort in the French Alps that offers skiing and snowboarding for all ability levels, making it an ideal location for a family ski holiday. During

A skier fitted with ski mojo

Meriski, the Meribel chalet specialists, will be offering skiers the chance to try ski~mojo this winter through their equipment partner Meribel Ski Service. Anyone who books a Meriski holiday and would like to try the ski~mojo, a revolutionary product that off-loads around a third of the load from the legs and knees alleviating most of the pain that many skiers feel, will be introduced personally to Meribel Ski Service where

A ski chalet

NetChalets is a brand new service that aims to link holiday makers with independent chalet and apartment owners in ski resorts across the world. It’s launching for the 2016-17 winter ski season and is now taking bookings from prospective skiers and snowboarders looking to build their own chalet experience. Chalets or apartments can be searched for under specific criteria or prospective customers can post requests that are then sent to