Les arcs skiing

A new ski train ready to operate next winter

September 10, 2021 Last modified on September 28, 2021 A Eurostar Ski Train will run every week this winter from London to Moutiers and Bourg St Maurice in France. In an unusual twist, Compagnie Des Alpes, a major ski lift company for French resorts, has mapped the train from Eurostar …

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A new French gondola generates green energy

A new cable car installed in the Les Arcs -Peisey Vallandry ski area for next winter has many ecological advantages. The elevator will be fitted with solar panels to help it generate electricity year-round, and the heat produced by the motors that power it will be recycled. The novelties are …

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Winter 21/22 is back!

Miss the sights, smells and sensations of the slopes? Well you won’t have to wait any longer … For many British skiers, the past year has been an experience of patience. Confined to our homes, we could only watch images upon images of incredible winter snowfalls across the world appearing …

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Ski Travel Agency warns of lack of vacations for sale

A longtime specialist ski travel agency has warned that travel agencies could be at risk due to a combination of factors, one of them being the lack of ski vacation packages currently available for sale. “Agents who are only third-party resellers will be under tremendous pressure this coming season due …

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Launch of the online virtual reality ski game

A new online virtual reality (VR) skiing game has been launched that aims to “bring the mountains to ski enthusiasts … to instantly bring ski vacations to life from their homes”. The VR Ski Fit 365 game is aimed at both recreational skiers and professional runners alike, with “attractive graphics …

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