Skiing & Snowboarding

The charming and lesser known ski villages in the Aosta Valley

Written by on February 3, 2021 in Skiing & Snowboarding, Sport and Adventure
The charming and lesser known ski villages in the Aosta Valley

Discover the charming and lesser known ski villages in the Aosta Valley! As well as the main ski resorts of Courmayeur, La Thuile, Pila, Cervinia, Champoluc and Gressoney, the Aosta Valley is full of other charming little ski villages and stations. Most have only two or three chairlifts and a handful of pistes but they […]

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Skiing in Piemonte, Italy

Written by on October 6, 2020 in Skiing & Snowboarding, Sport and Adventure
Skiing in Piemonte, Italy

Skiing in Piemonte region in Italy,  you are spoiled for choice as it has a total of 1,255km of ski slopes served by 271 lifts located across 49 resorts. Torino hosted the Winter Olympics in 2006. International quality ski resorts can be reached in 1 hour – 1 hour 30 minutes drive from Torino, Cuneo […]

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Skiing in the Aosta Valley in Italy

Written by on October 6, 2020 in Skiing & Snowboarding, Sport and Adventure
Skiing in the Aosta Valley in Italy

Skiing in the Aosta Valley in Italy is a great choice! There are so many great ski areas and resorts in Europe, so what is it that makes the Aosta Valley worth visiting? It has a great winter climate with many sunny days and as good a snow record as anywhere. Single resort or multi-resort […]

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What is Ski Club like for kids and their parents?

What is Ski Club like for kids and their parents?

Joining a Racing Ski Club When we came to Italy in 2014 our son Olly was 11 years old. He could ski OK but nothing special having been on a few family ski trips. Mainly in Austria, usually long weekends. Some time in ski school had given him the basics of a good technique. Once […]

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