Iceland has recently been in the news for its banking crisis and for the activity of its Eyjafjallajokull volcano. And it is probably fair to say that, when thinking about Iceland, what comes to mind hot springs, geysers, the somewhat eccentric pop singer Bjork, and perhaps also Reykjavik’s non-stop nightlife.
The magnificent Sagamore Resort And Golf Club on Lake George has been extending hospitality to visitors of Bolton Landing for over one hundred years. Poised on the southern end of Green Island, The Sagamore commands stunning views of Lake George and the islands that grace its waters.
Urban sophistication meets outdoor adventure in Denver, the Mile High City, with a major league-baseball stadium at the center of downtown, an architecturally stunning art museum, and towering skyscrapers amidst more classic refurbished buildings.
High in the Rockies, on the doorstep of Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, the jagged peaks of Wyoming’s Teton Range rise abruptly over pristine forests, fast-running rivers and the broad, flat valley known as Jackson Hole. Wrapped in such splendour, this celebrated year-round outdoor resort offers invigorating mountain air, skies dense with stars, and an astonishing profusion of wildlife.
The United States has some wonderfull skiing destinations, with world class facilities, top end hoels and resorts and nightlife, below we give you 10 skiing destinations for you to explore.
Sun Valley is an American classic. The country’s original ski destination, created in 1936 by statesman Averell Harriman, it is still considered one of the finest ski resorts on the continent. Harriman was chairman of the board of Union Pacific Railroad in the 1930s, when he created the resort and its centrepiece, the luxurious Sun Valley Lodge, as a way to fill his trains during the quieter winter months.
Who hasn’t heard of this masterpiece of skiing bliss. Vail has been slated as one of the world’s best places for snowboarding, skiing, dining, shopping, hiking and site seeing. When you go, here’s a few tips on how you can make your experience in Vail even better!
Reminescent of a European hotel, the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek is ski-in/ski-out with ski concierge services, restaurants, full service spa and health Club and meeting space. The Park Hyatt Beaver Creek’s ambience is luxury with a residential look and feel. There are 190 guest rooms, (22 of which are suites) and connecting room options are available for families as well.