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Your balcony view in summer. Your balcony view in winter! What's best?

The age old question.

Summer vs Winter…Which is better?

Abondance chalet view in winter

Abondance chalet view in summer

Waking up early to get first lifts… 695 more words


Summer skills

No doubt that this post will be lost in the general angst of Brexi but I recently had a great experience that I wanted to share with you. 709 more words

Dave Burrows Ski Instructor

Best places to eat in Morzine area

Above the town (on the slopes)…
Changabanga cafe
Best place for a coffee whilst getting your board or skis fixed as we found out on our back-country adventures in Morzine-Avoriaz.   982 more words

French Alps

Back from the brink.

So it’s been a while.  The last written blog entry date was in December 2014.  That’s a bit too long but to be fair, I’ve been caught up in a lot of things. 811 more words

Dave Burrows Ski Instructor

Our reasons why Morzine area is best resort for winter & summer

There are many reasons why we have chosen Morzine and the Portes du Soleil as our base for Sheepskin Alps and also as our home. 940 more words

French Alps

Off-piste, back-country snowboarding

Off-piste, back country is what snowboarding is all about for many keen snowboarders.

Off-piste, side-country snowboarding is what most snowboarders do, it’s the type of off-piste snowboarding that is likely to be covered in your travel insurance, it’s normally easy to find (not far from or in-between the pistes), doesn’t involve hikes or walks, so long as you keep a lift in sight somewhere. 636 more words

French Alps

French lessons in building & renovation

Having managed the renovation of several houses in the UK we were now looking forward to and prepared for some French building and renovation lessons too. 2,100 more words

French Alps