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Skiwelt gets a new sporthotel

Skiwelt gets a new sporthotel

Austria’s famous Skiwelt region, with 270km of pistes, has just opened a brand new luxurious sporthotel at the foot of the slopes.  John Hill files from snowy Hopfgarten. [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]And the Sporthotel Hohe Salve has everything fitness-friendly sportsmen want – from ...

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Fabulous snowy holidays

Fabulous snowy holidays

Don’t miss out on your chance to win a luxury holiday to Austria! [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]With many places being deluged with brilliant January snow –  a quick reminder that you still have time to enter our wonderful GSG holiday competitions to ...

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Ski sales of the Century

Ski sales of the Century

Read more about great offers – by Helen Bennett [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]January ski sales are everywhere at the moment – co-inciding with great snowfalls throughout the Alps and Rockies -Lake Tahoe had a 7-foot snow dump yesterday. Virtually every tour operator ...

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Four can win a family holiday in the Skiwelt

Four can win a family holiday in the Skiwelt

Here’s a holiday prize in a million – a week for a family in one of Austria’s best apartment hotels, the Bergland in Soll. [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Up to four lucky winners can win this holiday – and it should be a ...

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Putting on the style at Leogang

Putting on the style at Leogang

The world’s best slopestyle athletes and mountain bike fans are looking forward to the eleventh edition of White Style. [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Leogang in Salzburgerland welcomes the FMB World Tour on January 27th and riders battle the first FMB event of the ...

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Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn

Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn

Ski Circus now in full swing   [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]As Good Ski Guide forecast last season, Austria’s monster new ski circuit is up and running with opening of the gondola link  and piste that connects the resort of Fieberbrunn in the ...

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Coolest resorts in the Alps

Coolest resorts in the Alps

that’s Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn. [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn is the largest ski area in Austria with 270 kilometres of piste with every degree of difficulty and 70 lifts allowing winter sports lovers to ski their ...

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Zell moves at Xpress speed

Zell moves at Xpress speed

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]New lifts, new runs and the biggest ski party in the Alps, reports John Hill The ultimate winter sport fun resort of Zell am See-Kaprun is moving ahead at breakneck speed this season with a series of new innovations, ...

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Sound of music is back in Austria

Sound of music is back in Austria

Big date in next year’s ski calendar is Snombombing [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The world-famous Snowbombing festival returns to the ‘party capital of the Alps’, Mayrhofen, from 3-8 April 2017. That’s when black runs, blue runs and beer runs all merge into one ...

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Not a ski in sight in Iceland and Greenland

Not a ski in sight in Iceland and Greenland

Pietro[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]GSG explorer Pietro Simonetti searches for snow in the far North The sun lingered high in the Colorado evening sky, as bags were prepared for another epic trip to the northern lands. The Summer Solstice – the longest day ...

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