Frugal Travel Should Include Things to See and Do

We’ve all learned to use the Internet to not only research how to get where we are going and where to stay on our next vacation, but also to save money on flights and hotels. Even people who don’t exhaustively read up on how to get the best deals typically visit multiple sites before booking a flight. Even reserving … Read more

Ski Trend of 2008

Do you think snowboarding is the craze of the season? Think again! Though you may see lots of boarders on the slopes in their fashionable gear, twin-tip skis are the hot item of the season according to “A New Direction with Twin-Tip Skis” in the New York Times. Twin-tip skis are traditionally known to be used … Read more

Ski and Snowboard Checklist

Ready to embark on your first journey to the slopes? As a first time skier or snowboarder it’s important to make sure you’re well equipped prior to heading to the mountain. Not having the right amount of clothing or poorly fit equipment could make your trip a lot less enjoyable. Below we’ve comprised a list … Read more

New Jersey’s Indoor Skiing Facility

Winter, the outdoors, and fresh snow might be what you think of when the word skiing comes to mind. Times are changing. Snow Domes are popping up throughout the world to provide an indoor skiing environment perfect for year-round skiing or for areas that never see a flake of snow. Just off the New Jersey Turnpike, the Meadowlands Sports Complex is … Read more

Skiing Green

While riding up the chairlift you’re most likely mapping out your route down the mountain or checking out the view. Thoughts about the energy required to power that chairlift or the amount of water needed to feed the snow machines most likely never enter your mind. Fortunately, the ski resorts are continuously considering how such … Read more

Holiday Gifts for Skiers and Snowboarders

Not quite sure what to get that skier or snowboarder on your list this holiday season? Or do they already have every piece of equipment imaginable? Take a look at some unique ideas sure to please any ski fanatic. Ski Helmet with Built in AudioThe built-in audio in the helmets allow for endless use of … Read more

Get in Shape for Ski Season!

Yes, fall is definitely coming to a close. The leaves are falling off the trees, Halloween is just around the corner and holiday decorations are already in the stores. That can only mean one thing…’s time to get in shape for ski season. Getting in shape now means enjoying yourself more and hurting less. The … Read more