George Dailey

Six ski resorts where celebrities have hit the slopes this winter

There is nothing quite like a winter getaway to see in the New Year, and ski resorts are always a top destination for the holiday season. Fresh air, unspoiled powder, crisp winter sun, and long open slopes make for perfect ski resorts, and celebrities certainly know the best places to …

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Aaron Ewen takes 2018 setback in stride to make Paralympic winter dream come true

After missing out on fashion four years ago, Aaron Ewen is just weeks away from finally being able to call himself a Paralympian. The para-alpine skier was in exactly the same position in 2018, set to represent New Zealand at their first Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, before sustaining a …

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Holiday shoppers returned to stores with orders up 384%

SAN FRANCISCO, January 6, 2022 / PRNewswire / – After payment (ASX: APT), the leader in “Buy Now, Pay Later” payments, today released its vacation shopping trends for the 2021 season.1 Company sales data showed 384% growth in in-store purchases year after year, Black Friday resulted in a 442% increase …

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17 Ways To Slightly Improve Your Ski Vacation In Japan Without Really Trying

Inspired by the list of 100 Ways To Slightly Improve Your Life Without Really Trying, we’ve created our own version for skiers and snowboarders traveling to Japan, but with only 17 suggestions. But we want more, and we know you have good ones. Submit your suggestion here for the chance …

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The Chinese are rolling down the slopes, by Jordan Pouille (Le Monde diplomatique

Making snow at Manong Mountain Ski Resort, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, December 2021 Wang Zheng Costfoto / Future Publishing Getty Just A few weeks before the 2022 Winter Olympics (February 4-20) in Beijing, the Chinese public channel CCTV (China Central Television) aired the short documentary Guardians of the White Mountain, on …

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Winter’s Tale: Divina Galica | GB team

Forget the Olympics: The ultimate test of determination, Divina Galica discovered last summer, might just be to drive a Hyundai Sonata RV through the narrow barriers of American highway toll lanes. The deceptively difficult maneuver is enough to infuriate any road trip, but the Briton behind the wheel was not …

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Stevens Pass shorthanded ski resort struggling to keep up with demand

STEVENS PASS, Wash. The winter ski and snowboard season at Stevens Pass Ski Resort east of Everett, Wash. Got off to a bad start, with the area opening up only about half of its land due to ‘a staff shortage. Customers have reported problems with parking and long chairlift lines …

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Brazilian Bolsonaro rushed to hospital with intestinal blockage

Published on: 03/01/2022 – 13:50Amended: 03/01/2022 – 13:49 Rio de Janeiro (AFP) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was rushed to hospital Monday morning after experiencing “abdominal discomfort” which doctors said was caused by a blockage in the intestines, his office and medical team said. Bolsonaro, 66, was on vacation at …

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Travel to Europe’s best ski resorts by train: go skiing in France, Italy and Austria

What now, what about your train ticket? Yes, finally, ski enthusiasts are starting to take an interest in the idea of ​​going to the snowy slopes by train rather than by plane. After all, it makes perfect sense. Train travel is more carbon friendly than flying. You avoid those mind-boggling …

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