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5 Great Pictures from this Winter Season

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The 2014-2015 winter season started rather slowly with unseasonably warm weather, meaning a lack of snow even in some of our high altitude resorts. However on the Christmas weekend the snow dumped heavily across Europe, to the point that an … Continue reading

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Last Comedy Night of the Season!

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We are hosting our last stand up comedy evening of the 2014-15 season tonight at our Hotel Le Pramecou in Tignes. Its sure to be a fantastic evening with Zoe Lyons and Barry Castagnola performing from 9pm tonight, so if your … Continue reading

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Resort News, Weather and Pictures – 20/02/2015

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Fine weather across the Alps Our Alpine resorts have experienced great skiing conditions over the past week with the recent sunny skies and packed powder. Those going on holiday soon should get excited about the fresh snow that due over … Continue reading

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Comedy Night at the Hotel Montana, La Tania

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‘Taking the Piste’ is returning to our Hotel Montana tonight and its sure to be another great one! Our Hotel Montana manager Verity is helping organise the comedy night: ‘Comedy nights are a massive hit here in La Tania and something … Continue reading

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‘A Perfect Day on the Pistes’

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Fergus Jones, one of our hosts at the Chalet Caroline, is making the most of the superb skiing conditions in the Alps right now. He had a day to remember last week and has shared his story with us: ‘Last … Continue reading

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Resort Weather, News and Pictures – 22/01/2015

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Alps gets more snow than anywhere else! Again there is more great news for snow lovers everywhere. Most resorts saw at least 20 cms of fresh snow last weekend, some even recorded up to 50 cms!  Conditions are only getting … Continue reading

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Parapenting in La Tania

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Developed from parachuting, paragliding (or parapenting) involves gliding effortlessly through the skies whilst hanging from an inflatable wing.  Our Hotel Le Montana manager Verity Stephenson had a go at this awesome sport this week, here is how her day went: … Continue reading

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Resort News, Pictures and Weather – 6/01/2015

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There was a satisfyingly snowy start to 2015, which was in stark contrast to a few weeks before where little snow had fallen.  This snow has now completely transformed resorts where it allowed top-to-bottom skiing in many areas! After the … Continue reading

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The Best Ski and Snowboard Events in 2015

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Festivals and events are some of the most exciting times to be in resort, with a great atmosphere and the opportunity to see some of the expert skiers or attend the best live performances. We have listed the top events … Continue reading

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Resort News and Pictures – 29th December 2014

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It’s definitely been a week of two halves in the Alps.  There had been little snow and many resorts were still very green, however the forecasters predicted snow on Christmas Day and we sure got a lot of it! Hotel … Continue reading

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