How to Renovate a Chalet in France

How to Renovate a Chalet in France

If you’re wondering what it was like to renovate a chalet in France, it’s definitely not for the faint-hearted. Our project had more than its fair share of ups and downs. A pandemic, a redundancy and a builder who did a runner. If you fancy trying to...
How to Plan a Ski Trip with Young Children

How to Plan a Ski Trip with Young Children

Skiing holidays with children might sound stressful but if you follow some simple advice you could be enjoying a stress-free ski trip with the whole family. We speak to ski nanny Emma, a resident in Châtel in the French Alps, who shares her expert tips on how to enjoy...
The Complete Guide to the Portes du Soleil

The Complete Guide to the Portes du Soleil

You may be aware that the Portes du Soleil is one of the largest linked ski resorts in the world. It covers 650km of ski runs which link 12 different resorts across France and the French-Swiss border. So if you’re looking for an adventure then the Portes du Soleil...
What to Pack for a Ski Trip

What to Pack for a Ski Trip

Whether you’re a complete beginner skier or seasoned skier, one thing’s for sure, to have a good time, you have to keep warm. So if you’re wondering what to take with you, here’s a handy guide on what to pack. Ski in comfort It’s worth buying a quality top and...
Amazing Places to go Running in the French Alps

Amazing Places to go Running in the French Alps

The French Alps offer beautiful mountains, scenic Alpine forests, lake views and plenty of mixed terrain. Whether you are looking for an easy stroll, a challenging summit or multi-day trek, there are hiking routes suitable for all fitness levels. Where to go The...