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In Transit Blog: A Family Connection to Skiing History
The author of an article on the ski resort at Sochi, Russia, the site of the coming Winter Olympics, digs up a family connection: ski posters created by his grandfather, some of skiing in Russia.
Explorer: Skiing in September? Head South
Leaving a sultry New York behind, the author escaped to Chile, where she found snowy slopes and even a gold medal or two.
A Test Run at Russia?s Olympic Hopeful
With Sochi, Russia, preparing to host the Winter Olympics in February, the author gets an early taste of the area?s developing ski experience.
In Transit Blog: In New York State, Dickens and Root Vegetable Curling
Skaneatles has a ?Dickens Christmas.? Ithaca has the annual Rutabaga Curling World Championship. In other words, it?s winter in New York State.
In Transit Blog: A Farm-to-Resorts Movement
A number of new and expanding resorts in the Caribbean are emphasizing farm-to-table ties.
Next Stop: In British Columbia, Little Big Resort
Red Mountain Resort, north of Spokane, Wash., has added hundreds of acres of lift-served terrain. But where does that leave the overall ski experience?
Equipment: New Ski Gear, From Head to Toe, and Below
This winter?s new equipment includes everything from skis to help smooth your ride to a camera that will record it.
Q&A: A Taste of German Christmas Markets
The chef Hans Röckenwagner talks about the specific swirl of scents and scenes visitors can find at a Weihnachtsmarkt.
Update: What?s New at Ski Areas?
We zip from California to Colorado, Maine to Vermont to look at how the ski experience is evolving across North America.