This hotel brings a whole new meaning to ski in ski...

Danish design group, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), are launching the Hotel des Horlogers for Swiss watchmakers Piguest complete with a zig zag ski slope...

9 ski-in ski-out hotels in Switzerland to lose yourself in

Oh, Switzerland. Stunning alpine vistas, impeccable groomed runs, European-style off-piste and some of the best après going, not to mention the fondue. Stay in...

Top tips for skiing Austria’s Arlberg region

The Arlberg, in western Austria’s Tyrolean Alps, is often regarded as the birthplace of alpine skiing. Though the Norwegians are credited with inventing the...

Another week another storm of the century in European Alps

Last week saw 10 000 lucky skiers and boarders 'stranded' in Cervinia, Italy, this week 12 000 are 'stuck' in Zermatt Switzerland after a...

Europe won the snow wars this week with mega snowfalls

If you didn't know Europe has just been pounded by a mega snow storm then you must have been looking at the east coast...

Real time avalanche footage and rescue every skier should watch

Avalanches are real. Even in Australia. They can happen to even the most well trained skier making conservative terrain choices. They can happen to...

How not to offend the Swiss when skiing in the Alps

To help travellers avoid common mistakes about Switzerland, its people and their way of life, Switzerland Tourism rounded up the top 10 'don'ts' for...

5 all-inclusive ski lodges

It’s no secret that ski holidays can be rough on the wallet. All those elements – accommodation, lift tickets, ski rentals, lessons, ski hire,...

The Aussie giving women a voice in the action sports world

Alexa Hohenberg is the Aussie behind 'Still Stoked' a website giving a voice to women in action sports. This is her success story. From...

New ‘powdair’ skiers airline launches with flights to the Swiss Alps

New airline powdair has launched ticket sales through its website powdair.ski with a winter schedule that links Sion Airport with eight destinations across the...

Chamonix, French for out of your comfort zone

You think you can ski until you hit Chamonix. that one time Winter Olympian Anna Segal got happily schooled in the French alps. Three years ago,...

Club Med launches two new snow resorts in Japan and France

Club Med this year unveils two new premium snow resorts with modern design and authentic cultural ties, as part of their promise to provide...

6 Air BnB ski properties in Europe just for you

Europe is having a cracker of an early ski season with some serious snow dumps across the Alps. Now's the time to look at...

Why Aussies should ski France in January

There's a little known, but obvious, secret about skiing in Europe. Low season in the French resorts co-incides with Australia's summer school holidays which...

France, Italy and Austria added to the Epic Pass

How do you pack more value into a ski pass which already includes world-class destinations like Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Park City and Heavenly?...

Swiss ski guide – from beginners to advanced, families and foodies

There are over two hundred ski resorts within the landlocked country of Switzerland and it's majestic Swiss Alps. British Royals like Klosters, Richard Branson...