A snowboard holiday with your mates: on paper, a seemingly straightforward thing to organize. In practice, it’s often up there in the simplicity stakes with finding a needle in a haystack that’s been strapped to the back of some cats that you’re attempting to herd towards a piss-up in a brewery.
The folk you’ve chosen to associate yourself with – be it through work, school, friendship or blood – are soon replaced, Invasion Of The Body-Snatchers style, with gibbering idiots that display all the reliability of a 2003 Renault Espace.
“There are steps you can take to minimise the faff; here’s what we recommend”
That said, We’re not suggesting that it’s not worth the bother – just think of it like childbirth. It may be noisy and messy, and things may be said/thrown at those you love in the heat of the moment, but when all’s said and done you’ll be glad you persevered, and you’ll look back and wonder what all the fuss was about.
As with all things in life, there are steps you can take to minimise the faff; here’s what we recommend: