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Through Mont Blanc & into the French Alps

To reach Mont Blanc we needed to climb up to 1200 meters on long winding roads inclining up and through several long tunnels.

We aimed for Courmayeur on the Italian side of the mountain and on our way passed rugged snowy peaks, high altitude villages and a landscape that was in the full grip of autumn. 580 more words

2015 To The Balkans And Back

Morzine - If you like bikes, you'll love it here!

I have only visited Morzine and the Portes du Soleil (PDS) area once, and that was on my Honeymoon in July 2015, though I can safely safe it will not be my last visit, as we are currently planning a skiing trip this Christmas, I actually hope it will be the first of many! 4,009 more words

Luxury Ski Chalets

Award-winning international designer Nicky Dobree is well known for designing luxury ski chalets, villas and contemporary residential interiors. In 2003, she converted a 300-year old ski chalet in the Alps, which was featured on Grand Designs Abroad. 118 more words


Fantastic Les Gets

Welcome to Les Gets in the Portes-du-Soleil, in the French Alpes. Personally one of my favourite skiing area’s (also when you are without children). Les Gets has everything if you want to have a fantastic skiing holiday with your children. 39 more words


Big mountain biking in Morzine

I may look, and feel, like I’ve been hit by a bus, but I’ve just returned from the most amazing week in the mountain biking mecca of Morzine in the French Alps. 1,390 more words

Mountain Biking

Les Gets 2015

Although this blog is not technically about the “last trip” (sorry Steve) to Les Gets, Buz just sent over an excellent photo which I just had to post. 18 more words

Les Gets And Morzine MTB

France in Pictures

After days of scrolling through photos, hours of converting and more hours picking out the ones I wanted to use (as I took over 1000 photos) it is finally here, my week in France in photos. 581 more words