Useful info

Where to go skiing, how to get to ski resorts, who to take, how to find a good ski holiday and even more importantly how to know it's a good holiday when you've found it. Skiing is a lot of fun, but between you and the fun are an awful lot of questions.

Then there's the complicated and expensive ski kit, the jargon, the foreign languages and perculiar food to contend with. Phew - lucky we're here to help! Have a browse around our various tips, top tens, the glossary, FAQ and more, and if you can't find the answer just ask and we'll endeavour to find the answer.

General

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Harry Lime never came to Laax...

“You know what the fellow said – in Italy, for...

A tale of astonishing courage in Zermatt

Dominated by one of the most famous natural landmarks in the...

Grizzly bears and double black runs in Jasper

It was that end-of-season feeling – did I REALLY want to...

Skiing for beginners

Need to know pretty much everything about skiing? And in a hurry before your travel...

Ski for a pound. Yes one British pound!

Easter skiing at The Snow Centre for just £1 From 4pm...

Ski touring for beginners

Ski touring is one of those sports I never thought I’d...

What to do with first-time skiers and snowboarders

Do you remember the first time you skied? Was it daunting? Exciting?...

Skiing on a budget

The good news is... you can ski on a budget. All you need is a few budget ski tips,...

Ski for a pound. Yes one British pound!

Easter skiing at The Snow Centre for just £1 From 4pm...

Egg-cellent Easter ski breaks

Easter holidays for the family with Skiweekends.com from...

Great offers and deals from Fish&Pips

Here are a selection of great deals from the lovely ladies at...

Skiing weekends

Ski weekends take a little planning, but are totally possible and well worth the...

Ski on quiet slopes, enjoy a final ski weekend

Skiweeekends.com has departures until the 20th April. Click...

Lift pass deals from Ski Weekends

Free child's lift pass and ski hire. Families can save...

Egg-cellent Easter ski breaks

Easter holidays for the family with Skiweekends.com from...

Skiing with the family

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£299 with Family Ski Company

The Family Ski Company, the market leader in skiing for families,...

Easter Bunny heads to Verbier

The annual Easter Egg hunt is always a highlight for children, so...

Half-price Easter childcare in Alpe d’Huez with VIP SKI

The week of the 12 April, VIP SKI is offering half-price...