Travel Tips


  IN ADDITION TO THE CLASSIC WINTER ACTIVITIES OF ALPINE AND NORDIC SKIING, THERE ARE MANY MORE WAYS TO ENJOY THE SNOW IN THE QUEEN OF THE DOLOMITES. The white season has arrived and Cortina d’Ampezzo offers snow sport enthusiasts a wide range of fun activities, both on and off the slopes. Why not try something new this winter, like snow kiting, freeride, fat-biking or ski mountaineering? Or how about

Ryanair Adding New Destinations & More Flights To It's Winter Flight Program

Ryanair, Europe’s No. 1 airline, launched its biggest-ever London winter schedule (2017), with 3 new London Stansted routes to Aalborg, Oradea and Pardubice, 6 new winter services to Cagliari, Copenhagen, Naples,  Nice, Oslo Torp and Ponta Delgada, more flights on 13 existing routes and over 140 routes in total, which will deliver 23.8m customers p.a. in total at Ryanair’s 3 London Airports, supporting 17,000* jobs. The new Extended Winter Flight

Find a Tour Operator in your chosen ski resort

We are skiers and snowboarders and not long time ski journalists, so we fully understand how frustrating it is to find the the right holiday in the right location.  We are constantly adding ski resorts, (our target is 1,200 worldwide over the next 2 years) and are committed to help you not only find the right location, but also help you with a selection of choices as too what holiday

Can it be Cheaper to take a Private Jet?

It’s cheaper to take a private jet to the Alps over February half term with Butler & Lloyd, than to fly with British Airways… Planning on taking your children skiing over February half-term? Scheduled daytime Gatwick flights are already so expensive that it’s actually cheaper to travel oligarch-style on a private plane from tiny Farnborough Airport in Hampshire. The cost? £730 pp with Farnham-based family tour operator Butler & Lloyd