Emmanuelle Châtel

24 Mar 17

Packing tips

Emmanuelle Châtel

24 Mar 17

 

Here’s a list of essential ski holiday must haves

 

  • Ski/snowboard jacket
  • Ski/snowboard trousers
  • Mid-layer
  • Base Layers (x2 sets minimum): for wicking away the moisture from your body
  • Ski socks
  • Ski Gloves
  • Hat
  • Goggles/Sunglasses
  • Sun cream
  • Lip balm
  • Your passport
  • Travel Insurance (with winter sports cover)
  • Paperwork: travel insurance, tickets etc.
  • Cash/credit card: for the inevitable “après ski”.
  • European Health Insurance Card (EHIC): get State healthcare at a reduced cost or sometimes for free within the European Economic Area (EEA)
  • Continental travel adaptor plug
  • Small rucksack: for daytime snacks, water and any other bits you need whilst on the mountain
  • Neck warmer/scarf/
  • Helmet
  • Water bottle
  • Energy bars – useful energy boosters