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TransAlp Day 3 - Bourg Saint Maurice to Valloire

By John Myburgh

After the previous day’s wet and cold weather we were met by a mild and misty morning. The day’s route will cover less distance and less height in total than the previous day however we would climb almost 35km to an altitude of 2,762m! 1,286 more words

Challenge Reports

Postcard from Val D'Isere

Just as summer seems to be arriving here in in the UK I thought a nice snowy scene from the Alps might be appropriate for today’s postcard. 10 more words

Postcards

Chalet Hotel Le Val d'Isère - Mark Warner

“Go faster! Don’t forget to snow plough”, my ski instructor Fabrice shouts.

It is the middle of April and nearing the end of the ski season. 893 more words

Travel Club Elite

Alps Skiing and Andalusia Sunning

March 5 – First A380! Not many Middle Easterners boarding this airline. No notable foods or service, but we slept well. Kurt only made it through 2 movies and Lindsay finished 1/2 Monocle Magazine – with 21 hours of air time! 2,918 more words

In the Alps, they thought the winter season was all over ...

Fig.1 Val d’Isere Front de Neige looking towards the town La Daille and the ‘Face’ 16th May 2015

There’s been little snow at 1900m for six weeks. 55 more words

La Plagne