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Ski Trips

How to Skip Winter Without Missing Ski Season: Get on a Plane to New Zealand Right Now

Emily Hill | Posted 10.28.2015 | Travel
Emily Hill

A land of tree roots and butterflies and sea cliffs: not only is New Zealand a volcanic dreamland, it's also one of the safest and socially progressive countries in the world. Until recently, however, this island country has been inaccessibly expensive for budget wanderlusters like myself.

Ticket to Ride: 7 Ways to Travel By Ski Train

Liftopia | Posted 05.11.2015 | Travel

We took off from Union Station in Denver at 7 a.m. as the sun was rising and rolled through the outskirts of the city towards the mountains, waving at folks who stopped to take pictures as we passed. My friend and I had come prepared for the ride with ingredients for mimosas.

10 Species of Skiers You Encounter On Every Ski Trip

Liftopia | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel

Stop me if you've heard this one. You walk into the lodge/bar/lift line at a ski resort and you look around, shaking your head in disbelief. "I've been here before," you think.

Six things Every Smart Traveler Should Do This Month

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.10.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

By Wendy Perrin, Condé Nast Traveler A look at Canada's Lake Louise. (Photo: FStop Images/Brian Caissie) How did it get to be March alread...

A Ski Town for Everyone | Posted 04.14.2014 | Travel

Whether you're a first-timer, speed seeker or junior ripper, we know the North American slopes and ski scenes to suit you.

10 Fun-filled Friends' Getaways

Joy Pecknold | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

Valentine's Day isn't going anywhere, so we singletons (and it's complicated-tons) might as well go somewhere. During the flurry of February 14th is an ideal time to skip town and indulge in some unadulterated fun sans romantic pressure.

11 of the Most Gorgeous Ski Resorts in Colorado

Oyster | Posted 02.18.2014 | Travel

You can't do much better than these gorgeous ski resorts. They embody everything a person wants out of a ski resort -- think handsome lodge decor, cozy apres-ski bars with roaring fires, sophisticated rooms, and first-rate services.

Ski Season Outlook

Home Away | Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel
Home Away

Seasons change fast in the mountains, and now that it's already snowing in the high country, this is the perfect time to take a look at what the 2013-2014 winter season has in store for skiers in the United States.

Where To Ride Moguls This Year

Liftopia | Posted 02.17.2013 | Travel

There you are, sitting at the top of your favorite mountain. On your right side is the comfort and ease of a nicely groomed run, and on the left is a difficult and exhausting mogul run -- what do you do? Shake and bake baby!

WATCH: Ski Dubai's Indoor Beauty

Posted 11.27.2012 | Travel

A beautiful new video offers an in-depth look at what is usually considered an diversion not one of Dubai's central attractions. In the gorgeously ...

PHOTOS: Ski Resorts For Couples

Oyster | Posted 01.09.2013 | Travel

Skiing spots across North America have begun to focus more and more on charming features designed to help inspire some romance. Here are some of our favorites.