Hotel Fjällgården Åre in Sweden – a Review

Hotel Fjällgården Åre in Sweden – a Review

For my stay in Åre, I chose a hotel located in the mountains for ski-in/ski=out access. As the hotel was not near the train station in the village, it requires passengers not driving up to take the Bergbanen or the Åre funicular. The funicular is free for anyone to take with departures every 20 minutes [...]

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How Hotel Chain Partners are changing the Ski Hotel Market for Skiers

How Hotel Chain Partners are changing the Ski Hotel Market for Skiers

Travelling to ski often means necessitating the need to book a ski hotel, and due to the seasonality factor, ski hotels are often expensive with rates higher than comparable hotels. When I started skiing, it was when I stayed in Vancouver, which is near Whistler so I could always drive up for the day. Even [...]

Cristallo at Cortina D’Ampezzo, a Luxury Collection Resort Review

Cristallo at Cortina D’Ampezzo, a Luxury Collection Resort Review

From Lake Como, I made a stopover at Padova for one night, staying at the Four Points by Sheraton in the town of Padova. I had not bothered to review that as it was like a suburban motel in the United States and fairly forgettable as well. From Padova, it was about a 2 hours [...]