Ski & snowboard

Spring skiing: A journey through the untouched beauty of Tohoku’s Akita and Iwate Prefectures

Japan’s parks transform to a bubblegum pink while the snow is still soft and powdery in northern Honshu.

solo female traveller

Solo female traveller? This is the best country to visit

Switzerland is not only home to some of the highest mountains in the world, but also its most postcard-worthy lakes and most pristine wilderness areas. It’s also one of the safest places on the planet for solo female travellers, with some great offers for avid adventurers.

world's tallest climbing wall

How to turn a waste incinerator into a world-class tourist attraction

You read that right – a waste incinerator is becoming a world-class attraction. It’s broken at least one world record with another on the way.

High and mighty: Skiing in Wanaka and Queenstown

High and mighty: Skiing in Wanaka and Queenstown

Treble Cone, Cardrona, The Remarkables or Coronet Peak? We’ve got the info on each ski resort plus the best places to stay for your NZ ski holiday.

REVENGE TRAVEL: The new travel trend you need to know

After more than a year of closed borders and restricted freedoms, Australians are starting to plan Revenge Travel trips for 2023 and beyond. This is one trend you can’t afford to ignore.

Jackson Hole runs

Get back to the wild at Jackson Hole Wyoming

Jackson Hole is the stuff of skiers dreams with jaw-dropping advanced runs, super fun stash parks and loads of powdery intermediate runs.

Snow Travel Expo

The Snow Travel Expo is on in Melbourne and Sydney on May 16 & 23

Join us at the 2021 Snow Travel Expo to connect with ski resorts from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the USA, Europe and Asia. There will be expert presenters, the latest gear and passionate snow experts to help you to get inspired to hit the slopes. Talks will cover Antarctica, Australia, Canada, Japan, Kashmir, South Korea… Read more »

10 easy snowboarding tricks you can learn this winter

Want to learn how do to manuals, butters, ollies, nollies and hand plants? We asked a snowboarding expert to spill the tea on the easiest snowboarding tricks to learn in one week.

Club Med Canada

Club Med’s first Canadian resort offers unbelievable value for money

The all-inclusive resort is taking bookings from December 2021 and everything is included in the price – lift passes, lessons, accommodation, activities and all the maple syrup you can eat.

Winter Park ski resort Colorado

Bump bonanza: why Colorado’s Winter Park ski resort is worth a visit

With everything from world-class moguls to tree skiing and gentle cruisers, Winter Park ski resort has you covered – and it’s so close to Denver, you don’t even need a hire car.

Kenrokuen Garden

The top 13 things to do in Nagano and Ishikawa Prefectures

Japan’s Nagano and Ishikawa Prefectures are a wonderful destination for those interested in regal mountain scenery, fine architecture, rich cultural history dating back centuries, and a burgeoning food and arts scene.

best family ski resorts of 2020 revealed

The best family ski resorts revealed

These resorts are the best places for a family snow holiday, according to the Best Family Ski Resorts Awards 2020 by Ski & Snowboard with Kids.