Archive for May, 2013

Tips for preparing for a solo skiing trip

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Do you love to ski and have been planning to go skiing in Iceland for a long time now? Well, Iceland is a country which offers a lot of skiing opportunities and you will surely have a lot of fun on the slops there. However, if you are going on a solo skiing trip, then here are a few things that you will have to keep in mind.

Firstly, while you are making arrangements for the trip, first check out how much daylight is expected. You will also have to ensure that whether the ski resort you are planning to put up in offers night skiing and half day lift tickets or not. Secondly, while packing for the trip, make sure that you carry comfortable clothes that you can wear of the slopes. Ski pants, ski jackets, gloves and caps are a must. Third, if you want to rent the skiing equipment, you must check out beforehand the bindings at local ski shops.

Sochi, Russia- skiing and snow at its best

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Sochi in Russia is one of the most popular places in the country due to its rich history and culture. If you are considering a visit to Russia, then you must visit Sochi. The place has wonderful picturesque scenic beauty which will mesmerize any tourist from place in the world. If you are an adventure lover and looking for some exciting activities during your visit to the place, then you can indulge in skiing.

Sochi is at its best especially during the winter when snow covers most of it. There are many institutions and organization which make arrangements for skiing in the wonderful snow in Sochi. If you are an expert in skiing, then you can go on your own and explore the beauty of the place. If however you are a novice, then also you need not worry as you will get guide who will take you on a skiing experience through the snow.

Prior to your visit to Sochi, you should do a proper research about the place during the winter and especially where to look for skiing once you are in Sochi.