S for Spitzenklasse – Skiing at Stoos, Schwyz

S for Spitzenklasse – Skiing at Stoos, Schwyz

For the second ski resort I visited while staying at Lucerne, I decided to try out skiing at Stoos. Not many people would know of this ski area because its size would mean that it escapes the radar of most skiers. Stoos itself is the name of the car-free village that forms the base of [...]

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Snow’n’Rail at Engelberg Titlis

Snow’n’Rail at Engelberg Titlis

Swiss Railway or SBB as they are abbreviated sells a special package for skiers which includes return rail tickets along with the ski pass. One of the resorts included was Titlis which is accessed from the town of Engelberg in Switzerland. Mount Titlis itself is a popular tourist destination due to the number of attractions [...]

Glacier skiing in June at Kitzsteinhorn, Austria

Glacier skiing in June at Kitzsteinhorn, Austria

What is notable about Kitzsteinhorn is that this ski resort closes fairly late to the season and reopens during the summer for glacier skiing, before re-opening again in late August. Since not all the piste and cable cars are open during glacier skiing, this will be a more concise skiing review specifically for the summer [...]