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11 days in Grenoble

Today marks my 11th day in Grenoble, its been a pretty stressful but exciting 11 days. So many things have gone according to plan whilst other things popped up out of nowhere. 1,124 more words

January 6th, 2016-May or May Not Have Completely Forgotten to Mention that We Visited Val D'Isere.

So, living in the French Alps for about six months and not taking advantage by doing any sort of exploring outside of the bubble of the ski resort seemed pretty silly, so at the beginning of January, we thought it might be a good shout for me to see what other ski resorts actually look like (god forbid others actually exist outside of Les Arcs)- so we shimmied on down to Tignes and Val D’Isere. 221 more words

Crowd Surfing in Val D'Isere

Val D’Isere, is a chic resort filled with glamorous cafes, high end retailers and fashionable skiers donning the finest ski and apres wear. Passing ladies with neat straightened hair covered by fur hats and pearl earrings was a regular occurrence, whilst I rolled past with my ancient salopettes from 10 years ago, unruly hair and walking with an attractive limp whilst I carried my snowboard. 1,209 more words


Skiing Night Life

A Chateau Guide to the Night Life on a skiing holiday- it isn’t just about the slopes you know! 996 more words