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Skiing In Italy

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Italy has always been a consideration for those interested in
experiencing the Alps for less. Having said that, it is still considered
one of the top European skiing countries today, and is a magni ficent
place to take a skiing vacation.


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skiing tips, skiing vacations, best ski resorts, ski tips, ski lesson,
ski instruction, beginner skiing, skiing clothing, skiing clothes, snow
ski equipment, ski terms, cheap lift tickets, snow helmet , ski
sunglasses, skiing goggles


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Italy has always been a consideration for those interested in
experiencing the Alps for less. Having said that, it is still considered
one of the top European skiing countries today, and is a magnificen t
place to take a skiing vacation. There is a certain romance about Italy
that makes it the number one choice for so many skiers each year, and it
is easy to see the attraction with the place. From its northern snow-
tipped peaks, you can also venture towards the cultural hotbeds of Rome
and Turin, and experience Italy as it is intended, as well as its amazing
ski slopes.

One of Italy's smallest resorts, tucked up high, near Canazei in the
North, is Alba. Based on a tiny village, the Alba resort is the truest
form of skiing escapism, with amazing off piste skiing to be had. For
the keen skier, this would make for an excellent day trip, or an
excellent weekend away whilst staying at a bigger resort, and although it
has only 5 lifts, it is a real Italian treasure, and something not to be
missed if you like peaceful surroundings whilst you ski. On top of that,
if you enjoy cross country skiing, Alba also offers a number of extensive
trails for you to pursue, ensuring that you are likely to have a great
time, whatever you skiing preferences and ability.

If you're looking for something bigger, why not consider Italy's highest
resort, Passo Tonale. An ideal family resort, Passo Tonale is focussed
more around beginners and intermediates, and provides a f riendly
atmosphere that is just simply lacking from some of the bigger resorts.
Passo Tonale is also home to a top class ski school, employing some of
the region's most talented skiing instructors. In addition to that, the
staff pride themselves on the conditions of their slopes, which are
groomed frequently. From the peak of Passo Tonale, you are faced with a
wonderful panoramic view of the whole region, which is truly
breathtaking, and it has been known for skiers to spend hours simply
analysing the view. Passo Tonale is a great resort if you are looking
for a busier, more down to earth ski resort for you and your family.
Selva Gardena is one of Italy's largest resorts, and if you are looking
for some great scenery and excellent, consistent snow cov erage, you could
do a great deal worse than here. A great value for money resort, Selva
Gardena is also child friendly, making it another fantastic resort to
take the family.

Italy has a diverse range of ski resorts to cater for all different
tastes and abilities. In general you will find all the resorts welcoming
and friendly, not to mention the amazing hospitality you will experience
in some of their restaurants and bars. If you are looking for a good
value for money trip, and you enjoy skiing, the North of Italy is ideal
for you, and can provide any skier with an adequate challenge of their
abilities. Additionally, with some of the best skiing instructors in the
world, Italy is one of the best places in Europe to enjoy skiing without
paying an absolute fortune. Italy truly is a great skiing location for
anyone looking to experience the Alps in all their glory, amidst the
wealth and depth of culture and history right around the corner.

				
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