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OUT TODAY - OUR NEW RAIL MAP OF THE ALPS
We are delighted to announce the publication of our new map ‘The Alps – Skiing by Train’ for the 2018 ski season. Much like the iconic Tube Map, this simplified schematic style map makes it easy to plan journeys to and through the mountains by rail with over 215 ski resorts shown. Available in a variety of formats including a free lo-res download, high-resolution prints and personalised versions...  8 January, 2018

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SKIING BY TRAIN IN THE SWISS ALPS
Interlaken is an excellent base for day trips by train with a wealth of ski resorts on its doorstep ranging from little-known gems overlooking the local lakes, to mega resorts in large connected ski areas. We’ve selected three relatively little known resorts, and explained how to get there from Interlaken (1hr 50mins by train from Zurich)...  December 4, 2017

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A SLICE OF THE ALPS - APRES-SKI UK-STYLE
Pop-up apres-ski bars are hardly a new phenomenon in the UK but, if you're yearning to hit the slopes and still have a few months to wait, there's nowhere better  to hunker down with a glass of steamy mulled wine and make like you're in the mountains. One of our favourites at the Abbey Hotel has become an integral part of the Christmas experience in Bath...  November 22, 2017

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EPIK drives THROUGH the Alps
Go on a supercar driving experience and motor across the greatest driving roads in Europe with EPIKdrives.  EPIK's driving tours feature the most iconic alpine passes and mountain roads in the Alps from the unique Stelvio Pass in Italy to Switzerland's  BIG3 and the majestic Grossglockner Alpine Road. What's more you can save 5% with our unique coupon code.... November 9, 2017

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Open for business

Autumn isn’t the most obvious time of year for a ski trip to the Alps but there are a surprising number of resorts already offering lift-serviced snow-sports. 2theAlps is pleased to present a summary of those currently open with some tips on how to get there.... October 27, 2017

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OUR NEW GERMAN SKI VOCAB SHEET
Trying your hand at the local language is an enjoyable and rewarding experience regardless of whether English is widely spoken but, in many smaller resorts, knowing the right vocabulary can make a crucial difference to your holiday from understanding the snow conditions to ensuring the ski shop has fitted you with the right equipment... October 12, 2017

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