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Jan
21

INVESTIGATION AFTER TWO DEAD IN COURCHEVEL BLAZE

More than 20 others have been injured in the fire in a seasonaires building in the heart of Courchevel 1850. There are fears of British casualties. UPDATED

PLANETSKI POUNDS THE PISTES

Enough of powder skiing, we're staying on the groomers. We rip it up in Val Gardena in The Dolomites. NEW


FLAKES ARE FLYING IN NORTH AMERICA

Winter delivered in the Sierras during the week, and big skis Utah & Colorado got theirs. Now it's the East Coast's turn. UPDATED


OUR WEEKLY SNOW REPORT IS OUT

Snow depths in Austria are exceptional. More snow is needed in the southern Alps. Expect a temperature drop soon.


BRITS TAKE ON THE WORLD AS SEASON HITS TOP GEAR

The action continues with 2019 World & Junior World Championships plus World, Europa and Nor-Am Cup events. UPDATED


THE PLANETSKI DEALS CLUB: JANUARY SALES

Has all the fresh snow made you want to find the best ski deals out there? PlanetSKI's Katie Bamber has been searching... ROLLING


POSTCARD FROM VAL GARDENA

The Italian resort in the Dolomites is steeped in alpine history & charm. PlanetSKI has been soaking it up on our latest travels. NEW


JANUARY NEWS IN BRIEF

2 die in avalanches in Italy, free wifi on transatlantic ski flights, plans for Hillend + injured skiers back in training. ROLLING...


JANUARY SKIING SECRETS

Moose charge in Breckenridge, Vegan ski chalet wars? PlanetSKI heads to Innsbruck + Bamber measurement + PlanetSKI makes the papers. ROLLING...
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ST ANTON SKI AREAS: DEEP IN SNOW

The resort was cut off this week. PlanetSKI battled through to get in on the first bus in. Our efforts were rewarded, but when is it safe to ski off piste?

GB SCHOOL GIRLS: 60 YEARS OF SKI RACING

More than 150 racers will be on the slopes of Flaine at the end of the month for the annual British Schoolgirls Races.

WORK OUT WHAT YOU WORK OFF

Here's your winter calorie counter as Crystal Ski Holidays finds the best ways to burn the calories when out in the mountains. NEW

THE SKI CHALET 2019

The traditional ski chalet holiday is on its last legs. Or is it? PlanetSKI spends a week in a chalet in France.

THE FUTURE OF LIFT PASSES?

An experiment is extended in Serre Chevalier as lift passes go on to a mobile. There are concerns about battery duration.

MONEY SAVING DEALS FOR FAMILY SKIING

Family skiing is expensive and is getting more so. But there are ways to save. Read on...

POSTCARD FROM SERRE CHE

Do people send postcards anymore? Well, we do & this one comes from Serre Chevalier in the southern French Alps.

LIFTS OF DELIGHT

Our correspondent Alf Alderson is a Les Arcs ‘ambassador'. Here's what's going down at the Ambassador's Residence this week.
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COLORADO - WHAT'S NEW FOR 2019

It has some of the best ski resorts in North America. This season there are new lifts, new areas and a host of improvements.

INSTAGRAM-ABLE SKI DESTINATIONS

We're sorry for the title, but you kinda want a look, don't you? Here are some of the most beautiful, snowy destinations in the USA.

THE GOOD FIGHT

One of our favourite kinds - between skiers and snowboarders. Which is easier to learn and to improve on? Crystal explores.

THE GOOD VILLAGE LIFE

Wellness, gastronomy and new winter sports (as well as the old) in the ski village of Les Carroz.

MOUNTAIN HEAVEN HEADS TO IRAN

The unusual ski destination is on the agenda again for the UK chalet company, Mountain Heaven. Why not try something different?

2 LITTLE CHALETS, 2 HUGE SKI AREAS

In all the ski areas in all the world, we've picked just two residences found in two reasonably local resorts to us in the Alps.

DESTINATION SKI - HOLIDAYS BY SKIERS

Destination Ski - a ski travel agency that promises to get your the best prices and best options on your winter break.

INSURANCE KNOWLEDGE FOR DIY SKIERS

Many more people are travelling independently & by-passing the tour operators. But don't forget to get insured.

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