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What to do on a mountain holiday if you hate skiing

Love the snow, but can't seem to get the hang of skiing? You can still enjoy the slopes with any of the great new activities now on offer.

Top Family-Friendly Ski Resorts in Canada

Canada is one of the world’s top ski and snowboarding destinations, and for good reason. If you doubt this, just see how many Aussies you find in Whistler! If powder white snow, awesome runs, and …

10 reasons not to ski in the French Alps

Beautiful scenery, a huge range of mountain resorts to choose from and a variety of runs to suit beginners to advanced skiers. The only valid reason you’d have for not skiing in the French Alps …

How to get the best international ski deals

There’s nothing like standing at the top of a mountain in a new country, ready to plough through that powder for the first time ever. But let’s face it, skiing is an expensive pastime, so, with a …

Grab your skis: US resorts set to open early

Thanks to stellar pre-season snowfall and round-the-clock snowmaking, Northstar and Heavenly resorts in Lake Tahoe are set to open this Saturday – six days earlier than usual. Check out these snowy …

The best ski resorts for boarders

Skiers don’t always enjoy sharing the slopes with boarders, in fact some mountain resorts include ski-only areas. And then there are those resorts that just have too many flat traverses. And no …