We may still be in the middle of the long summer vacation in most parts of the world, but time has a habit of passing quickly and before you know it we will be in the middle of winter! If you are planning on booking a skiing trip this winter, now is the best time to do it. You are more likely to discover the best deals and you will have a better choice of accommodation. Skiing is a great way to give you and your family a boost during the long winter months. If you haven’t tried it before, there are plenty of tuition options catering for total beginners.
If you and your family are adept at skiing you may have collected equipment over the years. The transporting and storage of bulky ski equipment can be a bit of an inconvenience. Vail Ski Storage offer solutions for the storage of your equipment at competitive prices. If you are new to the sport equipment is easy to hire.
Skiing offers many benefits to the participant and is a great way of staying fit. Here are some of the reasons why you should consider booking a ski vacation this winter.
Fantastic health benefits
It’s easy to forget that skiing is a form of exercise due to it being such fun! A couple of days of skiing will cause your body to ache in regions you didn’t know existed, as it provides a full body workout! Long lost muscles will be exercised and you will reap the benefits of exercising in the great outdoors, breathing in clean mountain air. Many people with respiratory issues of reported notable improvements in their condition simply by breathing the glacier air. Skiing is also great for mental health too, sunlight enhances mood and endorphins providing a “feel good” effect are released during the exercise process.
Skiing gives the ultimate adrenaline rush, it is also exciting and fun. You literally feel as though you are flying as you gather speed on the slopes. Even when you have the occasional fall your spirits remain on a high. To add to the fun and excitement further, there is the prospect of the amazing apres ski facilities. Skiing is a fantastic sport for all the family and even the youngest of children can have fun receiving expert tuition on the nursery slopes. Why stop at skiing? You could try your hand at snowboarding too.
A midwinter boost
Midwinter can make your mood plummet and you may feel the desire to do nothing more than hibernate under the duvet! Going on holiday during the winter can really help to lift your mood and spirits. The fact that you will be spending long periods of time in the outdoors is of further benefit.
So if you have never tried skiing before, or you are an expert, now is the time to secure the best deal. You will be thankful for a fun adrenaline filled holiday during the post Christmas slump!