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Regular updates and news on skiing in Asia.

Great Wall, great skiing at China’s Thaiwoo ski resort
2 years ago

Great Wall, great skiing at China’s Thaiwoo ski resort

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A first glance at Thaiwoo Ski Resort’s Facebook page or Instagram account, and you’d be forgiven for thinking you were looking at photos of a resort in North America, Europe …
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Niseko Village unveils plans for new lifts and terrain
2 years ago

Niseko Village unveils plans for new lifts and terrain

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Niseko Village has unveiled plans for a major overhaul that makes this week’s lift upgrade announcement from Niseko Grand Hirafu resort look tame in comparison. In what appears to be …
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Niseko announces lift upgrade plans for winter 2016/17
2 years ago

Niseko announces lift upgrade plans for winter 2016/17

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Niseko Grand Hirafu resort has revealed plans to begin major lift upgrades, a response to a rapidly growing number of international visitors and mounting pressure for better crowd control.

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You can apply for the “world’s coolest job”
2 years ago

You can apply for the “world’s coolest job”

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Stuck in a career rut? Sick of the daily grind and the sight of an office cubicle? Wishing you could live out your dream of skiing powder every day in a …
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Asian resorts deliver at World Ski Awards in Kitzbuhel
2 years ago

Asian resorts deliver at World Ski Awards in Kitzbuhel

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Saturday’s World Ski Awards ceremony in Kitzbuhel, Austria has reconfirmed Niseko’s status as Japan’s best ski resort and one of the finest in the world. Niseko recorded a clean sweep …
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Is North Korea the world’s next big ski destination?
2 years ago

Is North Korea the world’s next big ski destination?

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Is North Korea the world’s next major destination for ski tourism? Probably not… But that hasn’t stopped the country launching “large scale” ski tourism packages for foreigners, according to a …
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You can invest in the world’s fastest growing ski brand
2 years ago

You can invest in the world’s fastest growing ski brand

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Faction Skis, one of the world’s fastest growing ski and outdoor clothing brands in the world, is giving fans the chance to join VC firms and angel investors in supporting …
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Park Hyatt hotel and residences to open in Niseko
2 years ago

Park Hyatt hotel and residences to open in Niseko

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Niseko is in the midst of a luxury boom, strengthened by the announcement today that Hyatt will be opening a hotel and residences in Niseko Hanazono from 2019. Park Hyatt Niseko …
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