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4 nights in Les Gets – how to make the most of your short ski break

At Chalet Virolet we’ve always catered for short breaks and demand for a 4 night get away is increasing year by year. Ladies groups, gents groups or families wanting to ski outside of the school holidays can enjoy the full chalet / ski experience whilst minimising time off work. 663 more words

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Why Easter makes a great choice for your family ski holiday

If taking the kids out of school during term time isn’t an option for you, then have you considered an Easter ski break? Skiing during the Easter holidays has become increasingly popular over the last 5 years and makes an excellent alternative to a Half Term or New Year break. 284 more words

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A beginners guide to planning a ski holiday......

Every year, we receive lots of enquires from people thinking about organising their first ever ski or snowboard holiday. Whether it’s a family group with small kids or grownups planning a trip with friends, the one thing these enquiries have in common is that they have… 1,487 more words

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Holiday to Les Gets - Day two: the Golden Tulip in Troyes

We drove to Troyes  and stayed in the Golden Tulip. In the centre of Troyes there is a carousel with rockets and elephants and a submarine. 23 more words


Holiday to Les Gets - Day one: on a ferry

On Thursday 27th July we got a ferry from Hull to Zebrugge (spelt by my Daddy).  On the ferry there was as cafe, a children’s play area and five hundred cabins.   25 more words


La Morzine Haut Chablais 105km

“Have you entered the Morzine sportive?”

“Er, no! When is it?”

“You should! Sunday. It’ll be great fun!”

“I’ve only cycled a handful of times this season, doing 70km once last weekend. 1,033 more words

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Buzzing for Summer

How those winter chasers can be heading to the Southern Hemisphere for another winter, I don’t know. I’ve done it twice, and that’s enough! Friends of mine have done it for years, squeezing bits of warmer weather in between seasons in the form of autumn or spring. 508 more words

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