Planning a snow holiday? How to reduce your coronavirus risk at Thredbo, Perisher or Mount Buller

If you’re lucky enough to be able to afford a winter holiday, some good news: ski fields are reopening across the country as coronavirus restrictions continue to ease. This makes the slopes perhaps more attractive than they’ve ever been. Indeed, the website of one of …

After losing tail end of one season, New Hampshire ski resorts keep eye on start of next one

(The Center Square) – New Hampshire’s skiing industry, hit hard by the coronavirus shutdown, is developing plans to safely reopen in the summer. “[The ski industry] joined forces with other travel and tourism organizations in the northern half of the state to request a fund of …

The dystopian experience of skiing in New Jersey’s new American Dream mall

In 50 years of skiing, my first downhill run of 2020 was like nothing I had ever experienced. The 28-degree temperature and machine-made snow were familiar enough, but I ended up skiing through a windowless rectangular box, beneath girders and electric lights, and toward a …

The dystopian experience of skiing in New Jersey’s new American Dream mall

In 50 years of skiing, my first downhill run of 2020 was like nothing I had ever experienced. The 28-degree temperature and machine-made snow were familiar enough, but I ended up skiing through a windowless rectangular box, beneath girders and electric lights, and toward a …

Birkin bags, Swiss ski resorts and Louis Vuitton: how super-rich Delhi housewives strive to be part of a global elite

When Akash Ambani, son of Mukesh Ambani, one of the richest men in the world, decided to host a pre-wedding event in February 2019, he chose St Moritz in Switzerland. While St Moritz is a popular ski destination for the international jetset, it was not …