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By Jess
On: 29th November, 2016

Hit The Slopes

  • France
  • Italy
  • Iceland
  • Austria
  • Switzerland

Imagine this: you're sitting on a sofa 30 feet above the ground with two planks tied to your feet as you casually get hoiked up the side of a snowy mountain. What is this madness? Well, when put like that, skiing does sound a bit… odd. But who can deny the glory of fresh mountain air rushing…

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By Guest blogger
On: 20th November, 2013

Best Places to Propose: Ladies, it's your turn

  • Croatia
  • Egypt
  • Europe
  • Mexico
  • Switzerland

Men, beware. Have you been leaving that lovely lady hanging? With a flutter of an eyelash the tables could be turned...

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By Guest blogger
On: 19th June, 2013

Places to see in Europe

  • Europe
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Switzerland

If someone wanted to promote Europe as a holiday destination, they could do based it on scenic views alone. Here are my top places to see in Europe - all boasting incredible views…

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By Ra
On: 6th January, 2012

Tradition Meets Glamour in St Moritz Switzerland

  • Switzerland

As first research trips go...

Children skiing
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By Nick
On: 12th September, 2011

Skiing with Children: Help!

  • Switzerland

Ski resorts plus children under the age of two don't mix. You'd be forgiven for thinking that this is in fact law, given the multitude of mountain activities that bar children under the age of two. But avoid the main resorts and you'll find there's plenty to amuse both adults and infants...

Corvatsch, St Moritz
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By Nick
On: 6th September, 2011

Riding the Cresta Run from Top

  • Switzerland

What exactly is the Cresta Run? An adrenaline-charged 80mph thrill, with your face just inches above the ice, explains OT founder and ski fanatic Nick. For a once in a lifetime holiday experience, head to Switzerland for the adventure to beat all adventures...

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By Guest blogger
On: 10th February, 2011

Romantic Escapes: Love is in the air…

  • Europe
  • Italy
  • Morocco
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, so what better way to spoil your partner rotten than with one of our luxury romantic escapes? Whether it's a hot-balloon ride through the Atlas Mountains or a luxury ski retreat at the wilderness Whitepods, we can tailor make a holiday perfect for…

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By Nick
On: 17th January, 2011

Doing the Engadin Ski Marathon

  • Switzerland

I've done the Engadin Ski Marathon for the last three years, and although I'm certainly not the future of British Nordic skiing, these are my tips if you're thinking of doing it…

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By Guest blogger
On: 4th January, 2011

Lake Geneva Hotels: Wowed by the Whitepods

  • Switzerland

A view I'll never forget...