Looking for lots and lots of skiing on your European ski vacation, followed by lots and lots of dancing? Make your way to rowdy St. Anton.
The first thing people mention when they talk about St. Anton is the rowdy après-ski scene. "Rowdy in Austria's top ski resort means spending three to six hours with 1,000 of your fellow skiers at a standing-room-only outdoor bar that's not quite at the bottom of the mountain, tossing back Austrian beer followed by fruity schnapps while singing loudly to thumping Euro disco hits. While it's true that this is a signature St.
Tremblant's rapid development, cultural flair and scenery have made this a full-service destination.
Eastern Canada's ski darling offers gourmet meals, idyllic views and room to grow. The slopes in the Laurentian mountains—Better known for gentle pitches and hardwood vistas than extreme skiing—are only one reason to visit Tremblant, a Quebec resort whose future was dubious until Intrawest bought it and launched a major renovation in the early 1990s. In short order, the new Tremblant earned accolades as an extraordinary destination resort. Intrawest built a charming base village, added runs and upgraded mountain facilities.