Ski Vacations Archive


Top skiing destinations in Canada

Canada has some of the best skiing resorts in the world from the rocky mountain resorts of Banff and Canmore to the highly popular resort of whistler in British Columbia,these resorts in winter have only one thing on there mind and that is to give the skier the time of there lives and you will not be disappointed. EasyVacationPlanning helps you to find the best-rated Canadian ski destinations.

Canmore and Banff in Alberta stand at the gate way to the rocky mountains in both towns there are plenty of accommodation from high class hotels to the more down to earth hotels that cater for the family to the bed and breakfast establishments (more…)


Skiing in Verbier

The 4 Vallées ski resorts (Verbier, Nandez, Veysonnaz and Thyon) constitute one of the largest lift-served skiing areas in the world. Located entirely in Switzerland, the maximum skiable vertical at Verbier, given conditions are perfect, they involve a trail of 15km descending more than 2,500 metres, making it one of the biggest and best verticals in the world. (more…)


Skiing at Whistler

Whistler Blackcomb is a major ski resort located about 125 km north of Vancouver in British Columbia in Canada. It is the largest ski resort in North America (Vail ski resort is a distant second) and till recently, it had the highest vertical skiable distance by quite some margin. Whistler Blackcomb features Peak 2 Peak gondola, the highest and the longest unsupported cable car circuit in the world, for moving between the mountain tops of Whistler and Blackcomb (earlier, it was possible only through skiing). Whistler Blackcomb is one of the most-visited ski resort in the world, with a footfall of 2 million visitors. (more…)