Category Archives: Ski

Make your own ski decor with our craft tutorial for ski garland / ski bunting

Make your own ski decor with this craft tutorial for ski garland / ski bunting - copyright: www.globalmousetravels.com

Make your own ski decor with our craft tutorial for ski garland / ski bunting. Regular Globalmouse readers will know how much we enjoy skiing. Skiing with kids is something we love to do. With our recent trip to Slovenia skiing and last year’s winter-wonderland skiing in Norway, it’s a sport our children have fallen […]

Our ultimate guide to Kranjska Gora Ski Resort Slovenia

Our ultimate guide to Kranjska Gora Ski Resort Slovenia

Our ultimate guide to Kranjska Gora Ski Resort Slovenia. Kranjska Gora is an adorable mountain-top town in Slovenia, on the border with Austria. It is picture perfect with a small pedestrianised old town and a traditional church in the centre. It is surrounded by the Julian Alps and is large enough to have everything you […]

Skiing in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia – A week of pure winter joy

A week of pure winter joy - Skiing in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

A week of pure winter joy – Skiing in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. Slovenia for a ski trip seems to take people by surprise. It’s a little more off the beaten track than many of the European ski resorts. But with fantastic skiing, friendly, hospitable people and extremely reasonable in-resort prices it’s the perfect place for […]

A Beitostølen ski trip, Norway

Our Beitostølen ski trip, Norway

Our Beitostølen ski trip, Norway. Norway in February has to be one of the most beautiful places on earth, particularly Beitostølen. This small village, three and a half hours north of Oslo, is a winter wonderland. The snow is thick and deep. And every corner you turn is filled with a magical landscape. Like it’s […]

Les Arcs 1950, France – our ultimate ski guide

Our ultimate ski guide to Les Arcs 1950, France

Les Arcs is made up of seven primarily purpose-built villages which are each very different. For the most part they lack the charm of a traditional alpine village, although Les Arcs 1950 is the exception to that. And they are jam-packed with reasonably priced self-catering apartments meaning it’s possible to have a relatively cheap ski […]

A ski trip to Les Arcs 1950 with kids, France

A ski trip to Les Arcs 1950 with kids, France

There’s something about proper, powdery snow. Not the kind we get in the UK where it’s exciting for a day before turning to slush. But the brilliant, thick snow and the sunshine and bright days that accompany it. And that’s certainly what you get in the Paradiski region of the Alps. We took a ski […]

First time skiers – our top tips (with kids or without)

Les Arcs 1950

First time skiing with kids? Here’s our guide of everything you need to know with our top tips for first-time skiers with kids or without. Our tips for beginner skiers have been built up from years of skiing ourselves and getting three kids not just skiing but absolutely loving being out on the slopes. If […]