Denmark is remarkably flat but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy pounding some powder during a winter visit. Here are a few ski resorts worth experiencing.
Denmark is not a country known for its mountains, so residents learned to make do. Bornholm exemplifies this with a ski lift on the side of what is essentially a glorified hill. Though not high, it still offers decent routes for beginners and experienced skiers.
Hedeland is the largest ski center in Denmark. Built upon a hill near Roskilde, it offers three lifts and 0.5 kilometers of slopes. With elevations reaching up to 78 meters, it’s one of the highest points in the country for skiers.
The futuristic ski slopes of Copenhill rest on an artificial recreational area on top of a waste management center within the city limits of Copenhagen. It offers a ski shop, slopes for all experience levels and a truly unique experience. It opens spring 2019.
At SkiArena you can hit the slopes without ever stepping outside. Using virtual training technology, the Aarhus SkiArena offers you a visual experience that simulates actual slopes. With dozens of options for skiers and snowboarders alike, it’s the perfect place to hone your skills.
The Kolding Ski Club operates an alpine ski slope facility that offers lifts and four separate pistes. Each piste is between 150 and 250 meters long, with an average slope of 20 percent. Its location inside of a forest provides great options and wonderful views.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.
Barcelona has seen a recent influx of craft cocktails bars within the past five years or so, and Sant Antoni seems to be one of the city’s epicenters of such swanky watering holes. Amid the crisscross streets, organic grocery stores and the soon-to-open, recently renovated Sant Antoni market is Bitter, an inconspicuous cocktail bar where there’s more than meets the eye.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
Friends and family members of travelers are always looking for the right gift. It’s hard to find something that will surprise a traveler and also be something they use often. Many are trying to look past the typical gifts travelers get, such as notebooks and pens, and looking more toward destination-specific or more unique items. Gift giving can be difficult for some that don’t know what a traveler is looking for or needs, but these three gifts are a great starting point.