7 BEST SKI RESORTS NEAR GENEVA AIRPORT

7 BEST SKI RESORTS NEAR GENEVA AIRPORT

Finding the best ski resort near Geneva Airport means you save precious time on the road and have more time on the slopes. Plus nobody enjoys spending 2-3 hours sitting on a bus while it winds up through the mountain roads. Here’s a quick round-up of resorts you...
5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT SKIING IN ABONDANCE FRANCE

5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT SKIING IN ABONDANCE FRANCE

Skiing in Abondance is quieter than the larger resorts of the French Alps but the valley provides access to the huge Portes du Soleil ski area. Famous for its local cheese, this mountain village has successfully kept its old farming traditions alive.  THE SKI AREA...
INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SKIING IN AVORIAZ

INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SKIING IN AVORIAZ

Skiing in Avoriaz provides access to the highest resort in the Portes du Soleil. This man-made resort is set atop the cliffs above the valley Ardoisières. Known for its snow-sure skiing, Avoriaz is also a car-free area with horse-drawn carriages and is packed with...
A GUIDE TO SKI HOLIDAYS IN LES GETS

A GUIDE TO SKI HOLIDAYS IN LES GETS

Ski holidays in Les Gets offer lovely tree-lined slopes in the Portes du Soleil ski area. It’s family-friendly so makes a great place if you have children. Known for wonderful sunshine and wide open slopes, Les Gets has bags of charm. The resort takes less than 90...
AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO MORZINE

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO MORZINE

Morzine is situated in the middle of the Portes du Soleil, one of the largest linked ski resorts in the world. The town is great place to base yourself for a ski holiday but how much do you know about the resort? We’ve done the hard work for you, so check out our...
ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CHÂTEL SKI RESORT, FRENCH ALPS

ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CHÂTEL SKI RESORT, FRENCH ALPS

The Châtel ski resort is in the Vallée d’Abondance in the Haute Savoie region of France. The village is very close to the border with Switzerland and just a 90 minute drive from Geneva airport. If you are thinking about booking your first trip to this area,...