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Top 5 things to know before going skiing

A ski holiday is always a great idea for an unforgettable holiday. However, it should be noted that, like any physical activity, skiing requires some preparation. Indeed, it is therefore necessary to take various measures before starting.

Choose the right ski pass adapted to your level and book your ski lessons

After choosing your holiday destination and your ski resort, the first thing to do before leaving for a ski holiday is to make sure that your ski lessons are booked! In high season, it is generally difficult to find a professional available on site. So take the steps in time to guarantee you professional support that will allow you to have a good time skiing during your holidays.

In order to avoid last-minute stress, it is recommended to start the search a little earlier. The choice will be made according to your desires, your level and especially your budget.

Prepare appropriate clothing

Then, you must imperatively check that you have the appropriate clothing. Whether you are an experienced skier or a beginner, remember to equip yourself accordingly. In the standards, you must have a breathable and insulating suit in addition to a wool sweater and a fleece jacket with a turtleneck. Also take pants and long-sleeved t-shirts. Don't forget to take a bathing suit, hat, scarf, headband, wool socks, earmuffs, boots, and a backpack for snacks. Whenever possible, use a change of clothes. Indeed, it is unpleasant to ski with wet clothing.

Plan an anti-sunburn pack and a first aid kit

No matter your level, falls are sometimes inevitable! It is for this reason that it is recommended to practice with protections. Contrary to a generally accepted opinion, the sun is just as harmful in winter as in summer. So make sure you have an anti-sunburn pack (sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.) before you ski powder. Despite precautions, accidents can occur on a ski slope. It is for this reason that it is advisable to have a first aid kit with you (disinfectant, bandages, treatment for colds, aspirin, etc.). It is very useful in case of illness or injury.

You are now ready to face the ski slopes this winter, don't wait any longer to book your stay!

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