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...

Chalet Blanc: Luxury Chalet in the Portes du Soleil Ski Domain

Just 90 minutes from Geneva airport by complimentary transfer, Chalet Blanc is ideally located to make the most of its beautiful surroundings and the vast Portes du Soleil ski domain. Far enough from Châtel...

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...

10 Reasons to Ski in Val Cenis

Snowfall Val Cenis has been prone to some excellent snowfall. Last ski season, regular snowfalls throughout March saw an average of 240+cm on upper pistes, whilst February saw an average of 177cm. Val Cenis'...

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...