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March 2019

Snowboarding Innsbruck – Spend Report

By | March 31st, 2019|Categories: Austria, Snowboarding|Tags: , |

Allll righty then. So, you've had the story of my 3 day snowboarding trip to Innsbruck, and how I snowboarded three different resorts in 3 days - Nordkette, Patscherkofel and the Stubai Glacier - well now here's the spend report.  What [...]

October 2018

Sungod Vanguards ski goggles – Review

By | October 1st, 2018|Categories: Snowboarding|Tags: , , , |

Hurrah, a new snow season is upon us.  From the garage can emerge my snowboard and boots, helmet and gloves, jacket and ... whats this, NEW goggles??  Don't mind if I do. Love using my [...]

April 2017

Review: The Trespass Everguy Mens Snowboard Jacket

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Reviews, Snowboarding|Tags: |

Trespass is a UK based budget friendly outdoor clothing brand, who have a major presence on your local high street ... and by that I mean they have more than 150 stores across the UK. [...]

How to get to Olso Vinterpark

By | April 10th, 2017|Categories: Norway, Snowboarding|Tags: , |

One of the key selling points of Oslo's Vinterpark is that it is located just '30 minutes' from the heart of Oslo's city centre. Personally I found the journey to take more like 60 minutes, [...]

March 2017

Snowboarding the Oslo Vinterpark (spend report)

By | March 29th, 2017|Categories: Norway, Snowboarding|Tags: , , |

The Oslo Vinterpark lies just outside of the Norwegian capital, offering residents the jealousy inducing opportunity to spend almost 5 months of weekends and evenings (and day times if you're skiving off) Skiing or boarding [...]

Snowboarding in Krvavec – Video

By | March 14th, 2017|Categories: Slovenia, Snowboarding|Tags: , |

Snowboarding in Krvavec, hopefully you've read the article by now .. no? Well I'll post a link below, but in a nutshell Krvavec was cloudy, but still a great budget destination for snow lovers such [...]

February 2017

Sungod Revolts ski goggles – Review

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Reviews, Snowboarding|Tags: |

Sungod Revolts are a bit of a game changer.  Ski goggles (or snowboard goggles in my case), which are affordable, stylish, customisable and most importantly, outstanding quality. In short, #lifelooksbetter when you're wearing a pair [...]

The cost of snowboarding in Slovenia – Krvavec

By | February 12th, 2017|Categories: Budget Travel, Slovenia, Snowboarding|Tags: , , |

Budget snowboarding in Slovenia, it is most certainly possible, and I'd like to think I've already proven once it before, having visited and written all about my taking to the slopes in Vogel (2015).  This [...]

February 2016

Snowboarding the slopes of Grandvalira, Andorra [VIDEO]

By | February 18th, 2016|Categories: Andorra, Snowboarding, Videos|Tags: , , , |

Grandvalira is the largest ski area in Southern Europe. Located in the tiny country of Andorra, Grandvalira is considered the home of tax free booze and shopping, but more (much more) importantly it's home to [...]

Snowboarding in Pas De La Casa with Crystal Ski

By | February 9th, 2016|Categories: Andorra, Snowboarding, Videos|Tags: , , |

A weeks snowboarding in Pas De La Casa, what a blast that was! Andorra's première snow resort did not disappoint as my 2016 snowboarding destination of choice, and having been elected Crystal Ski's Gadget Guru #SkiExplorer [...]

January 2016

What’s in my snowboarding bag for Pas de la Casa, Andorra

By | January 19th, 2016|Categories: Andorra, Snowboarding|Tags: , |

So I've been making a bit of noise over the past couple of years around my new found love of snowboarding.  Last year I was lucky enough to fit in trips to both Slovenia and [...]

March 2015

G+ Stories: Snowboarding Vogel, Slovenia

By | March 22nd, 2015|Categories: Google Stories, Slovenia, Snowboarding|Tags: , , , |

Ah Slovenia, what an amazing first visit to this wonderful country I just experienced.  Whilst I knew of Bled's beauty prior to my visit, I still wasn't fully prepared for just how amazing it was [...]

Budget Snowboarding in Vogel (Slovenia) with the Julian Alps Pass

By | March 17th, 2015|Categories: Budget Travel, Slovenia, Snowboarding|Tags: , , , |

That's it, done.  100% confirmed.  I hereby commit (whilst my knees are still able) to snowboarding at least once every 12 months for the rest of my life.  I am without a doubt, hooked. Hot [...]

Snowboarding in Valmorel [VIDEO]

By | March 3rd, 2015|Categories: France, Snowboarding, Video|Tags: , |

Ah snowboarding, my new favourite thing.  Not a lot to say about this post really, I went snowboarding in Valmorel, France, loved it and made a video of the trip. I have written a post [...]

February 2015

The cost of 5 days snowboarding in Valmorel

By | February 19th, 2015|Categories: Budget Travel, France, Snowboarding|Tags: |

Snowboarding in Valmorel was never likely to fall under budget travel, but I'd promised myself that I would, just this once, splurge and experience a more established snow resort in the alps.  I now bring to [...]

January 2015

What’s in my bag for this years snowboarding trips

By | January 28th, 2015|Categories: Snowboarding, Travel|Tags: |

Despite my blog post at the start of the month claiming that if you want to travel on a budget you need to travel hand luggage only, there are obviously some trips where that is [...]

February 2014

Sarajevo: Budget snowboarding in Bosnia

By | February 5th, 2014|Categories: Bosnia, Budget Travel, Snowboarding|Tags: , , , , |

Snowboarding in Bosnia, that didn't quite go according to plan. Due to a lack of snow and my timing, 4 days snowboarding in the mountains surrounding Sarajevo ultimately turned into just the one day.  Ah [...]

April 2013

Snowboarding in Scotland – Glencoe ski resort

By | April 5th, 2013|Categories: Scotland, Snowboarding|Tags: , |

Snowboarding in Scotland is possible in a number of places. On a recent holiday to Scotland (an epic roadtrip I might add), I was lucky enough to get an afternoons boarding in at one of Scotland's six main snow [...]

January 2013

Bansko: Budget Snowboarding in Bulgaria

By | January 30th, 2013|Categories: Bulgaria, Snowboarding, Video|Tags: , |

Budget snowboarding in Bansko is easily done.  You just need to book everything early and separately.  Its far from being the biggest ski resort in Europe, but if you're looking for a cheap skiing or [...]

Snowboarding in Bansko, Bulgaria – Real Time Blogging

By | January 23rd, 2013|Categories: Bulgaria, Real Time Blogging, Snowboarding|Tags: , , |

Snowboarding in Bansko - I've been once before and loved it, so i'm going back. It makes sense doesn't it!? In fact as you read this I am either on my way to, or already [...]