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California: How to Save on the Ski Slopes
Nov 26, 2014
Visit California has announced an abundance of ski resort and lodging packages for the 2014-15 snow season. Here are some of the best... RESORT PACKAGES: HEAVENLY MOUNTAIN RESORT Overlooking the sapphire-blue waters of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly is one of the most unique snow sports destinations on the planet with more...
Queenstown – Snow Is Falling
May 27, 2014
Surrounded by stunning snow-capped mountains and the crystal clear waters of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is the perfect snow destination, whether you have an appetite for adventure, mountains and fresh air or are more at home tracking down a delicious meal, fine wine and a roaring log fire. Each June, the region...
The Luxury Guide - Sochi, Russia
Feb 13, 2014
Even before Sochi won its bid for the 2014 Winter Olympics, it was very much a resort town in Russia.
All Hail Colorado! - Powder Reigns Supreme During National Safety Month
Jan 15, 2014
The widespread winter storm that entered Colorado last Wednesday has blanketed all corners of Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) in snow, delivering powerful powder days at all 21 CSCUSA resorts...
Hit The Ice - The Best Outdoor Ice Rinks In The World
Dec 1, 2013
Augustaplatz in Baden-Baden, Germany During the summer months, Augustaplatz is a shallow pond with a massive fountain in front of the...
Slaloms And Sips - The World’s 21 Best Ski Hill Bars
Nov 29, 2013
After a day tearing up the slopes, the first thing you probably want to do is just call it an early night, right? Wrong! When the sun sets on a day of speeding through the winter wilderness, it’s time for another sort of excitement...
Only In The USA - Spectacular Snow, Outstanding Resorts, Unbeatable Hospitality
Sep 5, 2013
Forget what they tell you in the old Beach Boys’ song…in the USA it’s not all about surfing; it’s about racing up the mountain to spend your day in an altogether cooler way.
Ski Europe - A Powder Hound's Introduction To Skiing Europe
Sep 5, 2013
Skiing in Europe simply smacks of classic, continental elegance: clear, crisp runs, cosy olde-worlde villages, chocolat chaud by a chalet fireside, Bond-esque beauties speeding down the slopes, and the most stylish après options that you can shake a ski pole at.
Ski Canada - A Powder Hound's Introduction To Skiing Canada
Sep 5, 2013
Canadian powder hounds need to ask themselves one important question: why do you think skiers from across the globe are lining up to check out the slopes in Whistler and Banff, Mount Tremblant and Calabogie Peaks?
Ancient Landscape, Modern Living - From Salt Lake City To Soaring Peaks This Is The New Utah
Mar 2, 2013
By Laurie Carter     Canadians whose last experience of Utah was the 2002 Winter Olympics, will be astounded at the changes in Salt Lake City. While the four magnificent ski resorts and in-city venues remain, visitors can now skate on Olympic ice or experience the thrill of the luge for themselves. The iconic...
Winter Wonderlands Without The Skis
Jan 24, 2013
  What’s the sun ever done for you? For too long its fiery warmth has dominated the minds of travellers and travel professionals alike. It’s quite common to hear the term “travel season”, as though the sun weren’t always shining somewhere, and travellers frequently circle the globe like migratory birds just...
Ten Skiing And Snowboarding Destinations
Nov 23, 2012
It’s snow season in Canada, and travellers from around the world are beginning to flock to our many great mountains and high-altitude townships. They’re not the only ones who can travel to find the perfect ski vacation, however, and Canadians can go adventure travelling as well. Some of the best...
C'est Magnifique - Exploring France's Wild & Wonderful Rhône-Alpes
Dec 21, 2011
Most travellers to France start in Paris. There’s the allure of the Louvre, shopping along the Champs Élysées, the one-of-a-kind Eiffel Tower and the wondrous Notre Dame Cathedral. But Paris is just a preview of what France has to offer, from marvelous alpine villages and pleasing plateaus to culinary delicacies...
Hit The Slopes - Ride The Lift To Ski Commissions
Aug 22, 2011
Got clients heading to the slopes this winter? There are plenty of destinations and plenty of packages to choose. Air Canada Vacations sells packages to 17 destinations in North America: Marble Mountain in Newfoundland; Tremblant, Le Massif, Mont-Sainte-Anne and Stoneham in Quebec; Banff, Lake Louise and Sunshine in Alberta; and...
Above It All - Hot City Action, History & Haunting Wilderness Beauty - Discover Utah
Jan 26, 2011
Sublime scenery that invites contemplation; vast tracts of wilderness that invite exploration; vibrant cities that invite you to stay and enjoy theatre, nightlife and contemporary cuisine – this is Utah. Journey through this land and discover its secrets, and some of your own. One of the best ways to see...
Hit The Slopes - A Quick Look At 2 Hot Ski Destinations
Aug 16, 2010
All the amazing ski stories about Utah's incredible snow are true. With an average of almost 1,300 annual centimetres of dry, powder snow, there are great snow conditions from deep fluffy powder to nicely groomed slopes on a good balance of beginner, intermediate and advanced runs.
Must See Utah
Jan 1, 2010
With so much to offer it is tough to pick THE best places in Utah. Based solely on visitation numbers, here are the top 15 favourites: 1. Temple Square and the surrounding Salt Lake City attractions include a conference centre, the world’s largest genealogical library and the Joseph Smith Memorial Building...
Life Elevated - Discover Utah's History, Adventure & Unmatched Beauty
Jan 1, 2010
Sublime scenery that invites contemplation; vast tracts of wilderness that invite exploration; vibrant cities that invite you to stay and enjoy theatre, nightlife and contemporary cuisine – this is Utah. Parks Plus The Great Outdoors are truly great here and have a profound influence on all that goes on in the state.