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Skiing vs Snowboarding – How to Decide

For regulars this question doesn’t pose much of a problem. However for beginners there is a constant fear of unstrapping of legs and avoiding the lifts that carry us to those edges. Winter has already begun and it gives us a chance to acquaint ourselves with two of the best pastimes during this season, skiing and snowboarding. The two are a lot similar since both involve downhill movement and are equally in fun and full of excitement.  On most of

Les Menuires – Pretty On the Inside

No matter what your personal thoughts may be on the architecture of the place, Les Menuires is about as good as it gets when it comes to winter sports. Nicknamed ‘The smile of the French Alps‘ for its questionable overall design and layout, this fully purpose-built town has split critics down the middle from the very start and will in all likelihood continue to do so indefinitely. But let’s be honest, it’s only a select few that head into the