San Valentino – First Love in Courmayeur

Chris Ward, resort representative for Courmayeur, tells us all about the exciting celebrations of San Valentino: The idyllic mountain retreat of Courmayeur has a very special patron saint…San Valentino. In fact every year on the 14TH of February the village overflows with romanticism as it greets locals and visitors alike with numerous romantic events. The

The Top 10 Sestriere Skiing Hotspots

Galina our Resort Representative in Sestriere has given us her top tips for skiing in and around Sestriere in Italy: 1. Important! Come prepared to ski all/or most of these 400 km of runs. This is what your lift pass includes! Ski from one village into another; enjoy the sun and the beautiful scenery all

Inghams at the FWT-Freeride World Tour

Here is the latest update from Gareth, our resort representative in Chamonix, about the Freeride World Tour: Results from the Chamonix FWT are as follows: SKI MEN 1. Loic Collomb-Patton (FRA) 2. Jérémie Heitz (SUI) 3. Garrett Altmann (USA) SNOWBOARD MEN 1. Sammy Luebke (USA) 2. Jamie Rizzuto (CAN) 3. Ludovic Guillot-Diat (FRA) SKI WOMEN

The delights of the Dolomites

A pre season ski in the Italian Dolomites with Alicia Welsman, Senior Product Manager, Italy. The first week of the ski season is always a great opportunity to showcase our ski areas before the season really gets underway.  On the 14th December I accompanied groups of specialist ski agents to Italy and the Dolomites ski

Brrrr! It’s just like Lapland in freezing Sussex

Arnie Wilson, editor of the Ski Club of Great Britain’s magazine, Ski+board, gives us his thoughts on the most recent snowfall: It’s the middle of the day, and Vivianne my Swedish wife has just turned the heating on. Could this be a sign? Since she was born somewhere in the frozen north, when she puts

A Real White Christmas

What is the best way to celebrate Christmas in a ski resort? SnowAngels Sam Cope reveals some of the most exciting festive events happening in our resorts this year.

Avoid the queues in Sauze d’Oulx

According to the Telegraph our top national characteristic is talking about the weather, just ahead of our passion for queuing.  It’s no wonder these top characteristics become more topical when on holiday, particularly a ski holiday. We as a nation are known for our queuing, whether that is in the supermarket, the car, at the

Ski resorts fit for our future King

With the recent birth of Prince George, we’ve been looking at likely resorts we will be seeing the young prince first taking to the slopes.  As avid skiers themselves, we’re sure William and Kate will be very encouraging when it comes to teaching their son to ski.  Although it will not be for a few