New skiing expression invented in the Arctic Circle

Travel writer Michael Cranmer went north of the Arctic Circle to sample the delights of cross country skiing in Levi, Lapland, and in the process invented a new skiing expression. Read more…….. I’ve been downhill skiing for 24 years visiting many of the world’s top resorts in Europe and North America; but I’ve never been

Cross Country Lessons

Ssssh… Serre Chevalier is a stunning resort…

Falling snow one day. Blue skies the next. Powder up to your waist. Perfectly bashed pistes. I have just come back from a week in Serre Chevalier. A new resort for Inghams this season and a little bit of an untouched, unheard-of-gem to many British tourists. This should change. It is an incredibly fantastic mountain

Serre Chevalier

Thigh-high powder in St Anton in April!

Inghams Chief Financial Officer, Andrew Stewart misses St Anton. Just returned from a FANTASTIC week skiing in St Anton and the surrounding Arlberg area. I boarded our return train on Easter Sunday afternoon after having skied in fresh powder up to my thighs all morning, making our departure all the more hard. I cannot remember the last time I

Levi, Lapland & Reindeers

Check out this excellent Lapland video some of guests decided to create whilst in Levi this January! Makes you want to go? Well you can – check out Lapland holidays here

Reindeer

Altitude Festival – Comedy is the new rock ‘n roll

Public Relations Executive, Lydia Crisostomo laughed her way through the Mayrhofen Altitude Festival this March. Comedy is the new rock and roll, and following in the footsteps of the popular Snowbombing festival comes Mayrhofen’s Altitude Festival.  I took a trip to the Austrian resort earlier this month to see some of the world’s comedy superstars

Funnyman John Bishop & Lydia

A treadmill for skiing and making pizza shapes

Iain Martin & family go on a dry run before he takes 6-year old twins on their first skiing holiday.  For many British skiers and snowboarders, the first day of the annual vacation is often simply a matter of finding your ski legs again. After a year off, it takes time to get into the

Making pizza slices

Crans Montana – A Culinary Delight

Managing Director of Cockermouth Travel, Paul Cusack on the mouth-watering appeal of Crans Montana (oh and the skiing is great too!) Breaking news! Inghams to offer free Weight Watchers membership to all guests returning from Switzerland! Or they should! Having just returned from an amazing fam trip where we visited the hidden gem that is

Weight Watchers here I come!

Skiing the same piste all week! Kühtai, Austria

For the second year, Inghams welcomed a 16-strong team from www.skiandsnowboard.co.uk to Kühtai, Austria to test brand new skis from all the leading manufacturers. In total, at the Ski Industry of Great Britain test, 800 pairs of skis are put through their paces by 140 testers, comprising ski instructors, retailers and in the Ski and

Skis