Visit glamorous ski resorts in 2012

Visit glamorous ski resorts in 2014

What could be more glamorous than a week spent on the slopes and soaking up the apres-ski scene? Whatever your budget, you will find ski chalets to match, whether you are travelling with friends, family or as a couple. Read on to learn more.

Top ski resorts for a short weekend break

Top ski resorts for a short weekend break

Skiing breaks afford travellers the opportunity to get some fresh air, soak up fantastic views of snow-covered mountains and relax in the company of friends and family. If you want to enjoy a short ski holiday, here are some ideas on the top resorts for a weekend away.

Enjoy skiing on a luxury Spain holiday

Enjoy luxurious Pyrenees skiing holidays

For luxurious active holidays, there is perhaps nowhere quite like the Pyrenees. By taking a winter sports break in this region of northern Spain and not only will you get the chance to ski and snowboard at some of the best resorts in Europe, but also enjoy first-rate accommodation situated in a wonderful rural setting.

Picking the right resort is the key to a good ski holiday

Top points to consider when choosing your ski holiday destination

A winter sports holiday should be the highlight of your year, but it can be difficult to decide which of the many ski resorts available to book your break in. There are a whole host of things to consider before making your choice, so it is worth doing some research.

French Alps: great for ski breaks

Where to find the best apres-ski in the French Alps

If you're planning a skiing holiday in the French Alps, you might want to head to Les Menuires, where some of the best apres-ski can be found. For a taste of luxury after you come off the piste for the day, this would be a good choice.

Try cross country skiing for an unusual winter holiday

Popular destinations for cross country skiing for beginners

If you are searching for a winter activity holiday with a difference, why not take a look at what cross country skiing in Europe has to offer? The sport will allow you to get away from packed resorts and explore some of the continent's most beautiful scenery.

Have a world-class skiing holiday in Chamonix

Enjoy world-renowned skiing in Chamonix

When it comes to world-class skiing holidays, you are sure to find there is nowhere quite like Chamonix. By visiting the French resort not only will you be able to enjoy a range of sublime winter sports, but also stay in luxurious accommodation and be part of the fantastic apres ski scene.

Gourmet food after a day on the slopes

Michelin-starred chef joins Powder N Shine ski breaks

Want gourmet food after a long, hard day on the slopes? A chef with a stunning CV, featuring stints at The Fat Duck, The Waterside Inn and The Ritz, has joined the Powder N Shine ski team. Brendan Pratt will be based in Le Charmois.


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