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Travel Tip: Adaptive Winter Sports Make Skiing Accessible to Everyone
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Travel Tip: Adaptive Winter Sports Make Skiing Accessible to Everyone

Winter sports don’t have to be off limits to those with mobility issues. There are now more opportunities to participate in adaptive winter sports.

Travel Tip: Mountain Top Ski Resort Restaurants
Travel Tips / Winter / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Mountain Top Ski Resort Restaurants

Back in the day, your food options at ski resorts were basically limited to burgers and pizza. But not so much anymore. More and more ski resorts are taking their… Read More…

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Window Seat or Aisle Seat / Winter Sports

The Best Family Winter Sports Activities to Try in 2014

There’s more to family winter sports than ski school. This month, Kerri Zane dedicates her Window Seat or Aisle Seat column to 10 of the most innovate new winter sports… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Winter / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Early Bird Deals for Ski Season

It’s the beginning of ski season and that means there are some early ski season deals. Thanks to a cold snap, Vermont’s Mount Snow opened two weeks earlier than usual…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Visit National Parks in Winter
National Parks / Travel Tips / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Visit National Parks in Winter

When someone says off-season travel, it might sound…well, a little depressing, right? But in many of our national parks, winter is actually the time you WANT to travel. And now… Read More…

Start Booking 2014 Ski Trips in September to Save Big
Travel Deals / Winter / Winter Sports

Start Booking 2014 Ski Trips in September to Save Big

Normally, it’s in a hotel or cruise line’s best interest to get you to book early. But when it comes to ski deals, it’s the traveler who benefits from early… Read More…

Travel Tip: Creative Ski Passes for 2014
Student Travel / Travel Tips / Winter / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Creative Ski Passes for 2014

Every fall ski resorts try to outdo each other with perks and upgrades, and this year there are a few new—and creative—ski passes that may just work for you. In… Read More…

Travel Tip: Spring Ski Trips
Professional Sports / Travel Tips / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Spring Ski Trips

It’s springtime on the mountains and you know what that means, boys and girls. Those spring ski deals are rolling out, and trust me, you don’t even have to be… Read More…

Top 10 Things to Do in Winter in Montreal
Canada / Culture / Restaurants / Romantic Travel / Winter / Winter Sports

Top 10 Things to Do in Winter in Montreal

Every winter, Montreal tops our list for the best place to find winter value. This year was no exception, but there is more to draw travelers than hotel discounts. From… Read More…

Travel Tip: Unusual Winter Sports
Travel Tips / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Unusual Winter Sports

Ski season is still going strong, but even if downhill skiing isn’t on your agenda, you can still take advantage of cold-weather adventures on and off the mountains. Believe it… Read More…

Travel Deals: President’s Weekend through Spring Break
Budget Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Travel Deals / Winter Sports

Travel Deals: President’s Weekend through Spring Break

As the winter months drag on, we’re all holding out for our next vacation. Many are hitting the road now for President’s Day weekend and we’ve got a last-minute deal… Read More…

I Only Cried Twice: A Beginner’s Account of Learning to Ski
Winter / Winter Sports

I Only Cried Twice: A Beginner’s Account of Learning to Ski

While East Coasters are still digging out from Nemo, ski resorts across the country are anticipating prime conditions this President’s Day weekend. But the reality is, only 5 to 10… Read More…

Travel Tip: Preventing Ski Accidents
Travel Safety / Travel Tips / Winter / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Preventing Ski Accidents

With ski season at its peak, it’s tempting to hit the slopes. But if you’re a new skier, you definitely want to get familiar with some basic safety issues. There’s… Read More…

Daily Deal: Affordable All Inclusive Ski Package
Daily Deals / Professional Sports / Travel Deals / Water sports / Winter Sports

Daily Deal: Affordable All Inclusive Ski Package

Ranked by TripAdvisor as the best value ski spot for 2012/2013, Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort has released a new all-inclusive package that includes slopeside lodging, lift tickets, lessons, use… Read More…