• Club Med Sahoro gets a wrap
    January 31, 2013, Comments Off on Club Med Sahoro gets a wrap

    We told you Club Med Sahoro was well worth a look last year, and reader GJ reports it was all true, including instructor Jeff Fox. If you missed it grab […]

  • Niseko Live App out now, FREE download
    January 16, 2013, Comments Off on Niseko Live App out now, FREE download

    The original Niseko app, Niseko Live,  is a quick and easy information resource. The app is available as a free download on iPhone and Android stores. Get – Updated lift […]

  • New NisekoApp launches tomorrow
    January 16, 2013, Comments Off on New NisekoApp launches tomorrow

    Heading to or in Niseko? The new NisekoApp will help you get the instant lowdown on everything from lift status to eating out and airport bus transfers, plus plenty of […]

  • March madness in Niseko – free nights, kids ski free/rent free
    December 12, 2012, Comments Off on March madness in Niseko – free nights, kids ski free/rent free

    If you did leave your run too late for January/February there are plenty of great deals for March in Niseko – you can expect bursts of warmer weather then in […]

  • Ski in, ski out Niseko special
    December 11, 2012, Comments Off on Ski in, ski out Niseko special

    For ski in ski out at Niseko it doesn’t get much better than at the Hilton Niseko Village. Forget the Hirafu hustle, the Niseko Village gondola starts pretty much in […]

  • November 22, 2012, Comments Off on

    Hokkaido kicks in! Furano and Niseko are opening tomorrow .. early bird gets the pow turns this just in from the Prince in Furano where our bet is there will […]

  • Hakuba opening 17/11
    November 15, 2012, Comments Off on Hakuba opening 17/11

    Japan kicks in with Hakuba Goryu 47 opening Saturday! It’s made their Japanes website but not their english version yet www.hakuba47.co.jp Anyway, it’s great news for anyone planning a pre-Xmas […]

  • Furano opens the powder gates
    October 6, 2012, Comments Off on Furano opens the powder gates

    Five years back Furano was set to be the next Niseko, at least according to the apartment spruikers. but then came the GFC, and more importantly, an attitude problem, their […]

  • Niseko first tracks – Guaranteed!
    October 6, 2012, Comments Off on Niseko first tracks – Guaranteed!

    Sure, gear, technique & fitness all help, but the first law of powder skiing remains immutable anywhere lift accessed and busy, even Niseko. And even more so this year now […]

  • Kashmir
    October 5, 2012, Comments Off on Kashmir

    Opening India’s first express quad chair early this year might sound like Gulmarg is going mainstream. The lift was a welcome addition to the gondola, but this powder Shangri-La remains […]

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