Taking the Public Transport to Ski in Switzerland

Taking the Public Transport to Ski in Switzerland

When we think of skiing in the Swiss Alps, we normally associate it with the glitz and glamour of Alpine Resorts like Davos and St. Moritz. However, Switzerland is also famous for its punctual trains and great public transport. And as a small mountainous country, it is definitely easier to access the ski resorts around [...]

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Sequel to First Class Skiing – a Prologue

Sequel to First Class Skiing – a Prologue

Welcome to my next major trip report that I undertook in January this year. Every year, I try to make one special solo trip to explore new ski areas and maybe enjoy some new airlines as well. However this time around, an expiring miles from Lufthansa Miles and More and the fact that I decided [...]

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 [...]

Winter in Val Gardena, where the View makes up for the Skiing in the Dolomites

Winter in Val Gardena, where the View makes up for the Skiing in the Dolomites

The Dolomites has always been interesting for their limestone peaks that are distinctive and creates a unique terrain in the northeast of Italy near the border between Italy and Austria. With its natural scenery, the venue is great for skiing in the winter with numerous ski areas around the Sella Ronda, considered one of the [...]

Best of leisure skiing at Lech and Zürs in the Arlberg

Best of leisure skiing at Lech and Zürs in the Arlberg

To introduce readers about Lech and Zürs, these are 2 separate village/towns located in the Vorarlberg region. However combined with St. Anton, Stuben and St. Christoph they form Ski Arlberg, one of the largest ski areas in Austria and Europe. Though essentially one huge ski area, Lech and Zürs are different enough and quite a [...]