Posts Tagged ‘ snow ’

All white

Dec 25th, 2014 | By

Whether you’re in the process of finding your ski legs or a wannabe downhill champion, the Austrian resort of Obergurgl is where it’s at writes Kaye Holland



Heathrow horror

Jan 22nd, 2013 | By

Thousands of exhausted passengers were forced to sleep on the floor at Heathrow airport over the weekend, when over 100 flights were cancelled due to a few centimetres of snow



Winter woes

Jan 21st, 2013 | By

Everyone I speak to, seems to have been seduced by the snow that is currently blanketing Britain. “London is simply stunning covered in snow,” commented one of my colleagues, while my cousin in East Anglia said that the snow covered landscape ceated a “real winter wonderland” that took her back to her childhood



Saint Lary and Font-Romeu: ski you there?

Mar 8th, 2012 | By

Still planning on squeezing in a skiing trip this season? Forget the French Alps and seek out Saint Lary and Font-Romeu in The Pyrenees, instead. Adrian Shedden reveals why these new kids on the block might just be THE family alternative to the likes of Val D’Isere, Chamonix and St Anton (aka the established Alpine Old Guard)



The great Christmas get away begins!

Dec 22nd, 2011 | By

We may be living in the worst economic crisis since the 1920s but that hasn’t stopped 4.25 million Brits from packing their bags and heading overseas this Christmas, with the peak travel days predicted to be today and tomorrow (Dec 22 and 23).



Survey shows Brits want Christmas abroad

Dec 10th, 2011 | By

A new survey from travel deal experts, Travelzoo, says 70 percent of us would be happy to spend the festive season abroad.