What To Pack For a Ski Trip

What To Pack For a Ski Trip

I’ve been a skier now for seven years, but I remember feeling a bit out of my depth when I began packing for my first trip back in January 2011. I’d only ever been on sunshine holidays abroad, and my packing lists extended no further than pretty bikinis and summer dresses. Winter sports holidays were…

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Slope Off… To Val Thorens’ Best Spas

Slope Off… To Val Thorens’ Best Spas

During ski season, there’s one place you can pretty much guarantee a good covering of snow: in Europe’s highest ski resort, Val Thorens. But on a recent trip to this French village, in France’s Three Valleys ski area, I experienced some pretty temperamental weather conditions. The Alps had suffered a severe lack of snowfall and, while it was still…

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