It’s time to make most out of the winter! It may have been snowing even in the UK, but nothing beats hitting the slopes in the Alps. Here’s our top pick of the Ski resorts in Europe (but it was very tough to choose only five!)
This family-oriented ski resort is just a 1hr drive from Innsbruck. The Serfaus Fiss Ladis resort provides fun for every family member: There are ski & sledding slopes and ski courses specifically designed for kids as well as beginner to expert slopes for parents.
Photo: Kinder-auf-Schlitten, Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, www.artinaction.de
This traditional and pristine Alpine village lies in the midst of the vast Jungfrau Ski Region. If you are looking for a tranquil winter getaway from your everyday hectics and noise, this is the place to go and relax.
The perfect place to get your winter party started, Mayerhofen not only offers a vast array of skiing and snowboarding fun, but will also provide you with plenty of music and parties once you step off the slopes. In case you want to dance the night away against the backdrop of the wintry Alps, why not visit the Snowbombing (http://www.snowbombing.com/ )music festival in April.
This beautiful resort in the heart of the Dolomites is perfect for skiing, cross-skiing and snowboarding. Additionally, you will be able to enjoy delicious Southern Tyrol gourmet food and drink. Alta Badia is a wonderful all-round ski resort for every taste.
Photo: Schneebedeckte Almhütte, Alta Badia, http://www.altabadia.org/
Ever wanted to visit one of the Alps’ most legendary ski resorts and take a glimpse at the highest mountain in Europe? Then you could travel to Chamonix in France and experience the adventurous side of winter sports such as ice climbing, extreme skiing and even wingsuit flying all within short distance of the Mont Blanc massif.
Photo: http://pixabay.com/en/mountain-snow-mont-blanc-86357/ , CC License