Monthly Archives: October 2016


Shape up for the slopes

Shape up for the slopes Skiing is a sporting holiday and requires stamina and strength, so get onto it now and get fit. Ski hire and passes If not included in your package, we recommend that you prepay for ski hire, ski passes and, if applicable, ski lessons before departure. To understand what report ski [...]

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First aid kit

First aid kit Always a good idea to carry a few items for self-medication.   Pain Killers Pro-Hep Aqueous Cream for after skiing Plasters Immodium Deep heat or Arnica Oil for aching muscles Viral Choice  

By | October 17th, 2016|ClubMed|0 Comments


Forex Purchase a cash passport card (available at Bidvest). Ensure you purchase in Euro�s for Europe and Dollars for the States. Double check the withdrawal limit on these cards as normal set at E200 /$200 per day. Cash Passport cards can be used in most stores and restaurants as well as most ATM�s worldwide. Make [...]

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Packing Do not over pack ladies! Jeans, flat boots, (no leather soles) layered tops and a jacket is the dress code in the evenings! 1 pair of Ski Pants is enough for a week. Wash your smalls in the shower and dry on the heater and not out the window! Important luggage often ends up [...]

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Suggested packing list

Suggested packing list Ski jacket Ski pants (Salopets or ski jeans) Beanie/hat Gloves (ski gloves for the day and another pair for the evening) Tube socks Sunglasses and/ or goggles Sunblock for your face Lip ice Layered Clothing Hiking boots are great for evenings as they help grip the snow Thermal underwear for evenings Bath [...]

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Travel documentation

Travel documentation Passports Please check your passports now! There needs to be valid for at least 6 months after your return date. There also needs to be three blank pages in your passport for visas and exit/entry stamps. Visas Check your requirements with the visa specialists as these change as often as one changes one's [...]

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