Luxury Swiss Chalets for Christmas and New Year 2020

Christmas and New Year celebrations will be different this year, but whether a trip to the mountains during the festive season is or isn’t the norm for you, it can still happen! So why not embrace the extraordinary times with a festive luxury ski holiday to Switzerland at Christmas and/or New Year? Yes the Swiss […]

Yoga in the Alps

Yoga is described as “a physical, mental, and spiritual practice or discipline which is amplified when it is done in an inspiring place”. Could this be the reason that yoga is taking off in the Alps? Popular during both the winter and summer months, yoga in the mountains is very popular as a way to […]

Verbier vs Zermatt

Many of our clients deliberate which is the best ski resort in Switzerland between Verbier and Zermatt? Switzerland is home to some world famous ski resorts and arguably the best known ski resorts in Switzerland are Verbier and Zermatt. These resorts have legions of fans that return year after year and there is often a […]

The 5 Most Picturesque Ski Resorts In The Alps

If you are looking for the most picturesque ski resort in the Alps or the ski area with the best views then search no further. In this blog we feature 5 of our favourite ski resorts for beautiful scenery, authentic alpine charm and breathtaking mountain peaks. These are some of the most pretty ski resorts […]

Unique Design Chalets in Zermatt

In April I was lucky enough to be invited out to stay in one of Switzerland’s premium ski resorts, Zermatt. It is a place I have always wanted to go for many reasons; the standard of unique design chalets in Zermatt is extremely high, the amazing ski area is legendary and of course, the infamous […]

Traditional vs Modern Luxury Ski Chalets

Exposed timber beams, rustic stone walls, roaring log fires – everything you could possibly want from a traditional ski chalet. Many people love a cosy, traditional chalet that oozes chocolate-box appeal for their luxury ski holiday, and in our portfolio, traditional certainly doesn’t mean outdated or old fashioned. Traditional ski chalets are some of the […]

Top Reasons to go Spring Skiing

Less layers, goggle tans, quiet slopes and fantastic deals… this can only mean one thing – spring skiing! The days lengthen and the temperatures are warmer, leaving more time to really enjoy the snow and the sun. All of the reasons above, and more, make spring one of the best times to go skiing. Here are […]

Discover the Past, Ski in the Present: Cultural Ski Resorts

When making a decision on which ski resort to visit, many of us tend to have strict requirements that a potential destination needs to meet. Are the slopes appropriate for my level of ability? What is the snow like? How good is the apres ski? The fact that many settlements have been in existence for […]

“Slope Style” – Designer Ski Wear Brands

If you’re jetting into one of the most prestigious ski resorts in the world, you certainly need to look the part. Think big fur collars, designer sunglasses and cashmere jumpers, skiing in places like Courchevel, Megeve and Zermatt is as much about looking glamorous on the slopes, as it is about the actual skiing – if […]

Beautiful Bathrooms

When booking a luxury chalet, the beautiful bathrooms are often not given as much notice as the numerous other chalet features and facilities. Attention is often focused on the chalet swimming pools, hot tubs, cinemas and many of the other luxury facilities one would expect from a luxury ski chalet. In this blog I take […]

Making the Most of the Mountain

Your luxury winter holiday is the annual or bi-annual event of the year, the highlight for many. As it should be, you will want to make everything perfect for your time on and off the slopes. Whether it be carefully selecting the time of year, the resort and mountains or the luxury chalet. You will […]

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Blue Skies Lifestyle Ltd, established in 2005, is an online luxury ski holiday agent that specialises in finding clients the perfect luxury ski chalet in France, Switzerland, Austria and Italy. We feature an extensive portfolio of luxury chalet accommodation and luxury ski hotels that are ideal for group and family luxury ski holidays.