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Ski Vacations

I Hate Skiing. Here's Why

Anurag Harsh | Posted 04.11.2016 | Travel
Anurag Harsh

My family and I decided to go north for our annual spring break vacation. This year, my wife and two young boys--ages 7 and 3--wanted to try something...

How to Have the Best Ski Vacation Ever | Posted 03.31.2016 | Travel

By Michelle Schuman for the Orbitz Travel Blog Sadly, ski season doesn't last forever, unless you're heading to the French Alps. Or Austria. Or Ger...

The Lowdown on Snow at 10 Major Ski Resorts

Joy Pecknold | Posted 12.08.2015 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Ski season. Yes, Christmas too, which is really just a time-off opportunity so one can hit the slopes. With ...

5 Dreamy U.S. Ski Resorts

PureWow | Posted 03.09.2015 | Travel

Cold weather is infinitely better when spent in five-star comfort and, preferably, at a ski-out-your-front-door resort. Here are five luxe snowy locales to pin to your travel boards immediately.

Best Family-Friendly Ski Resorts in Europe

MiniTime | Posted 01.10.2015 | Travel

Fresh air, fresh snow, fresh food, and mulled wine -- the latter not for the kids! What's not to love about skiing in Europe? Whether you prefer Italy or Switzerland, France or Austria, there's something for everyone in the European mountains.

Skiing Park City, a Love Story

Fathom | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel

The best thing about skiing around Salt Lake City is there's no need to commit to one ski resort. You're in Utah. You can marry them all.

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.

A Love Letter to Vail Colorado

Maile Keone | Posted 03.27.2013 | Travel
Maile Keone

If you love the mountains, Vail is worth visiting, especially if you have never been. This year would be an excellent choice to visit because it is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Ski Pants Too Tight? Simple Steps to Get in Shape for Ski Season

Maile Keone | Posted 01.21.2013 | Travel
Maile Keone

Every year I listen to my friends whine and moan about the first few ski outings. Some of them ease their pain with an elaborate routine involving copious amounts of Advil, multiple massages, and even more copious amounts of whiskey.

PHOTOS: The 10 Best Après Ski Scenes Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Peak ski season is in full swing, with a winter wonderland welcoming enthusiastic snow-lovers to carve out many of the world's best slopes. But the ...