Archive for the ‘Skiing Holidays’ Category

SUN, SKI & SKIN A must-read for those taking a skiing holiday this winter

If you’re going on a winter skiing holiday this year don’t forget to pack your sunscreen! Although it might sound strange, your skin can burn in the snowy ski slopes, leaving you with embarrassing ‘panda eyes’ and a sore red face. The amount of UV rays that reach the earth’s surface increases by up to […]

SKI BEAT catered chalets, saving up to £319pp

16th January : Save 45% (£319pp) off a week’s skiing in La Rosiere, now £390pp Exceptional value skiing, excellent snow conditions and uncrowded pistes are offered by Ski Beat (www.skibeat.co.uk, 01273 855100) at the Chalet Papillon in La Rosiere, where the price of a week’s ski holiday on 16th January has been cut by £319pp to £390pp, […]

Thomas Cook Streamlining

Troubled holiday travel agent Thomas Cook has found its shares have surged 14% after it announced details of its turnaround strategy. Thomas Cook are hoping to save £350m by 2015, mainly through cutting store numbers and focusing more on internet sales. The travel group have said they would cut 2,500 jobs in the UK and […]

Let Channel 4 TV help you curb excessive Holiday Spending

Channel 4’s SuperScrimpers is back. Do you enjoy spending money on holidays even when you don’t have it? We all love a good holiday or weekend break, but for some of us Brits it’s bit of an obsession, scanning travel websites for holiday deals and being drawn into travel agents every week on lunch breaks. […]

Flying from Bristol or Cardiff

When you consider booking your next holiday abroad, try thinking outside the box when it comes to where you fly from. Many people will simply choose the airport closest to them when searching for cheapest flights. Or they will only consider the largest and busiest airports from the drop down menu. As of 2011 the […]

Canada Two Week Holiday Guide

Canada takes up an immense section of North America and is the world’s second-largest country by total area. The country is a popular holiday destination for tourists from around the world. The friendly people, safe travel and beautiful expansive landscapes make this huge country an attractive place to visit and explore. The vast expanse of […]

Preparing Foreign Currency

Holidaying in a foreign country can be quite a confusing time when it comes to preparing your holiday spending money. Many people use a currency converter to get a rough idea of what they will be getting for their money while pulling out the purse on holiday. It’s always advisable to think about what you’re […]

Skiing in Anton

The winter sport resort of Anton, provides 260 kilometers of piste and is one of the best in whole of Tyrol. The traditional village is very lovely and welcomes thousands of tourists every year, who enjoy the beautiful weather when participating in winter sports. For beginners there are some easy slopes directly above the resort. […]