8 Reasons to Holiday in Les Gets This Summer

On hearing the name Les Gets chances are you’ll picture snow-capped peaks, steaming mugs of chocolat chaud and rolling pistes as far as the eye can see. But did you know that Les Gets...

Walking Holidays in the Alps

Walking and wildlife in Les Gets/Morzine Morzine and Les Gets are the perfect places to visit on your walking holiday in the Alps. With more than 200km of walking and hiking trails to suit all...

The Lodge at Samoëns – Your Home in the Mountains

At the Lodge at Samoëns we prioritise comfort and convenience, The Lodge is cosy first and chic a very close second. The Lodge The Lodge is situated about 1KM from Samoëns village centre and is an...

Ski France: Scenic Chalets in Alpe d’Huez

To be catered or self-catered: that is the question…The beautiful Chalets de l'Altiport in Alpe d’Huez, France, offer both, with Ski France Ski France is offering a new catering option right in the heart of...

Ski Chalet holidays ‘re-invented’

Chalets1066 have ‘re-invented’ Ski Chalet holidays by combining the freedom of self-catering holidays yet with the option of adding extra services you normally only expect from a fully catered holiday. The aim is to maximise...

La Villa Vicha: Luxury Chalets in Provence

Luxury chalets in beautiful grounds LA VILLA VICHA In the midst of five hectares of Provençal garrigue, ancient olive trees and vines, and between the beaches and forests of Montpellier and Nîmes, La Villa Vicha opens new...

The Joys and Challenges of Running a Ski and Snowboard Lodge with Author Emma...

For six years, my niece and I ran a ski and snowboard lodge in the French Alps, while my teenage daughter attended the village school. It was an idyll. Almost. I’ve never been fitter, as...
Chamonix-Mont Blanc

A Winter Weekend in Chamonix-Mont Blanc

Arguably, the grand dame of all French ski towns is Chamonix-Mont Blanc. As its name implies, the Alps’ tallest peak keeps an ever-watchful eye over the picturesque Chamonix Valley. Home to the first Winter...

Peak Prices in Chamonix

Chamonix has been a favorite European ski destination since the early 20th century.