• Fresh Chile – check out volcano areas like Antillanca & Osorno
    July 13, 2015, Comments Off on Fresh Chile – check out volcano areas like Antillanca & Osorno

    Chile’s big two international resorts, Portillo & Valle Nevado, are justly world famous, but that’s only scratching the surface: head south from Santiago and for 1000km you pass a string […]

  • Secret Chile: Corralco holiday & working holiday options
    May 2, 2015, Comments Off on Secret Chile: Corralco holiday & working holiday options

    Corralco is Chile’s newest ski resort, and already one of the best – which says a lot in this country spoilt for choice with the likes of Portillo and Valle […]

  • Volcano going off in Chile
    April 23, 2015, Comments Off on Volcano going off in Chile

    There are a lot of active volcanoes in Chile, Chacabuco is opposite Osorno Volcano which we reported on last year – one of our favourites, this is filmed from the […]

  • Start the kids skiing overseas? It’s easy in Argentina ..
    April 18, 2014, Comments Off on Start the kids skiing overseas? It’s easy in Argentina ..

    Back when we were skiing with the kids we were all learning at the same time, albeit not at the same pace – memories of quaking in fear peering over […]

  • Once upon a time in Portillo ..
    May 4, 2013, Comments Off on Once upon a time in Portillo ..

    When Portillo’s June special arrived in the in-box it got us thinking to the last time Snow Action hit the home of Chile Powder – coincidentally, late June back in […]

  • 2-for-1 special Patagonia Powder Weeks at South America’s #1 Resort
    April 14, 2013, Comments Off on 2-for-1 special Patagonia Powder Weeks at South America’s #1 Resort

    Ski Argentina at Cerro Catedral, Bariloche Enjoy everything from steep chutes to magnificent tree skiing and cruising, plus the famous food, wine and lifestyle. This is one the best ski […]

  • Argentina gets first snow – grab an Early Bird deal
    March 7, 2013, Comments Off on Argentina gets first snow – grab an Early Bird deal

    Winter is not far away downunder – South America’s #1 ski resort Cerro Catedral near Bailoche just copped a dump down to 1200m, which would give 900m vertical of skiing […]

  • 2013 Las Leñas Early Bird 30% off
    October 3, 2012, Comments Off on 2013 Las Leñas Early Bird 30% off

    Las Leñas when it’s on has the best resort powder in the Southern Hemisphere, but the isolation has always made it a bit more expensive than other options in Argentina. […]