I seem to be blogging from catch-up to catch-up but I have a good reason, I promise! We had our first FAMILY holiday in about 3 years and we had a fantastic time. Now as holidays go I gave this one serious consideration because of my running the London Marathon in 3 weeks time so taking a skiing holiday would
YIP, we went for a ski holiday to Schliersee in the Bavarian area of Germany.
NUTS .... Yes, but I had a fantastic time. As a beginner (only my 3rd time skiing) nerves were always at the forefront of my mind especially when our instructor had us throwing ourselves down a red run in freezing fog!
Alcohol played a large part in our daily routine, mostly AFTER we had finished skiing ... we are not ready to fully test out Après Ski just yet :-)
My little ski PROs:
Mini-me-snr made HUGE strides in his skiing skills
Mini-me-jnr went from zero to hero in a week
We walked part of the Schliersee lake (5miles round, we did 4miles)
This was the clearest path, the rest was pure and utter slush for the week so I never got to run around it :-(
... yes that is a flaming drink!!!!!
Do you ski or snowboard, or do you prefer your cocktails on a sunny beach somewhere??????