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round the corner

The shift described in my previous post had started. And it continued.

I really do find myself extremely frustrating and very difficult to manage most of the time. 739 more words

Day Tripping 'Up the Alps'

Here comes the Summer! Well, not quite yet BUT, with the winter season well and truly behind us, we’re starting to look forward to the long sunny days that summer brings here in the Alps. 784 more words


Winter 2016/17 – Morzine

So there we have it, my first season as a ski instructor back home is complete. I posted back in November about Supreme Ski & Snowboard School… 746 more words

Balancing Life

Let's get some food in Les Gets

Well last week I was hoping to blog from Les Gets itself when I was having a day off skiing to watch the baby of the group (my nephew Harry just 6 months old).  863 more words

5 European Christmas Winter Wonderlands

Lucy.Pierce Line-S

Christmas becomes all the more magical with the brisk fresh mountain air and snow-capped peaks, presenting the perfect backdrop to the rustic alpine villages. 555 more words


Les Gets, France - where to eat, sleep and ski

It’s that time of year where people might start thinking about a last minute ski holiday, or one later in the season. So I thought it would be a perfect time to post a blog I began writing months and months and months ago now, after a trip to France for a long weekend of skiing in the Porte du Soleil region of the Alps. 1,673 more words


Short Breaks in Les Gets – how to maximise your slope time!

With the first snow of the season hitting the village this week, the enquiries are pouring in for the coming season. At Chalet Virolet we’ve always catered for short breaks and demand for a 3 or 4 night get away is increasing year by year.  711 more words