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Lessons learnt from fitting 500 ski boots a season
1 week ago

Lessons learnt from fitting 500 ski boots a season

By  •  Guides

We’ve come to Andy Filer to try and unpack some of the mystery around ski boot fitting. Anyone who’s had a day or – god forbid – a holiday ruined …
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Japan’s 2021/22 winter forecast: are we in for another epic season?
1 week ago

Japan’s 2021/22 winter forecast: are we in for another epic season?

By  •  News

The release of the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) winter forecast has become an annual reminder for us that the ski season is just around the corner. And after last year’s …
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Japan’s “ghost winter”: empty ski resorts, endless powder
3 weeks ago

Japan’s “ghost winter”: empty ski resorts, endless powder

By  •  Videos

The 2019/20 winter was a bizarre one for any number of reasons. With COVID-19 border closures effectively putting Japan’s tourism industry at a standstill, there was of a crew of …
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Revealed: the lesser-known Japanese ski resorts on your radar
3 weeks ago

Revealed: the lesser-known Japanese ski resorts on your radar

By  •  Guides

Over the last three months, we’ve been asking our readers about the lesser-known ski resorts in Japan they’d most like to visit. We’re always interested to see which smaller ski …
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Best 5 ski resorts in Japan for powder: Editor’s pick
4 weeks ago

Best 5 ski resorts in Japan for powder: Editor’s pick

By  •  Guides

Picking the best ski resorts in Japan for powder is a bit like choosing the best square on a bar of dairy milk chocolate. With that said, the Ski Asia …
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Dream job on offer as Hakuba Brew Pub goes up for lease
1 month ago

Dream job on offer as Hakuba Brew Pub goes up for lease

By  •  News

Picture your new life riding powder at Hakuba’s Iwatake ski resort in the morning, then sliding straight to the front door of Hakuba Brew Pub, a venue that was set …
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Decked out vans let Japanese workers move their office jobs to the ski slopes
1 month ago

Decked out vans let Japanese workers move their office jobs to the ski slopes

By  •  Videos

An initiative over the COVID-impacted 2020/21 season saw Japanese office workers move their jobs to the ski slopes with the help of decked out vans equipped with WiFi, electricity, electric …
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Niseko Hanazono gets luxe upgrade with new lifts and terrain
1 month ago

Niseko Hanazono gets luxe upgrade with new lifts and terrain

By  •  News

If the launch of Park Hyatt Niseko Hanazono last season wasn’t enough to suggest that Niseko Hanazono is getting a little bit fancy, then the new additions to Niseko Hanazono’s …
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Peter Tupper on starting a ski school in China at 24
1 month ago

Peter Tupper on starting a ski school in China at 24

By  •  People, Features

Starting a ski school and adventure business as a recent university graduate is a bold move any way you look at it, not least in a country like China, where …
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Skiing in Gulmarg: advice from an 11-season veteran
1 month ago

Skiing in Gulmarg: advice from an 11-season veteran

Meet Yanik Turgeon: a self-professed “ski bum”, who arrived in Gulmarg for the first time in 2009, fell in love, and keeps going back year after year (that is, until …
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