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Skiing

St Anton am Arlberg – Part 2

Skiing in Austria has been surprisingly variable.  In one week, we’ve had hard-packed snow, hard chunky snow with exposed icy parts, spring skiing heavy and slushy snow, and powder.  Any powder day while skiing is fantastic, but because I usually get just one week a year to ski, getting a powder day feels like winning […]

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Skiing

St Anton am Arlberg – Part 1

It’s a long trip from Adelaide, Australia to St Anton, Austria; 33 hours to be exact. So far, the “cradle of alpine skiing” has proved worth it. Arrival Our trip from Adelaide required two long flights (13 hours from Adelaide to Dubai and 7 hours from Dubai to Zurich), a three-hour layover in Dubai, a […]

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Other Adventures

Shifting Motivation

So, I know I haven’t posted in quite a while. I don’t want to be one of those bloggers who frequently disappears and comes back with a whole bunch of excuses, but sometimes life just happens. I’ve posted about why I’ve taken some time off from blogging and my thoughts about moving forward over on […]

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Day Trips from Adelaide South Australia

Murray River Paddle Boat Lunch Cruise: Adelaide Day Trip 3

The Mighty Murray Adelaide sits near the coast and has some beautiful beaches, so you could be forgiven for thinking that all of the city’s water-based activities were on the ocean. However, just over an hour from the city, you will also find the River Murray, a South Australian favourite for recreation and an important […]

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Resort Reviews Skiing

Keystone Resort Review

We had the pleasure of skiing Keystone Resort for four days over the last two weeks of February and the first week of March 2019. I hadn’t skied Keystone in many years because I tend to stick to the other Summit County resorts when I am visiting the area. Keystone has never been my favourite […]