Posts Tagged ‘ Chamonix ’

Saturday snippets: 20th September 2014

Sep 20th, 2014 | By

Deciding he hasn’t enough money to buy his own hideaway in the Maldives, Adrian settles on some other upcoming events.

Travel In Style: Christie’s 15th Annual Ski Sale

Dec 13th, 2012 | By

Hugely popular sale celebrating the Golden Age of travel comprising vintage posters and luggage

Chamonix and the British

Nov 6th, 2012 | By

About 40% of the skiers who test themselves on the slopes there are Brits so we make up an important market for the French showpiece resort. But did you know how long it has been a favourite?

Saint Lary and Font-Romeu: ski you there?

Mar 8th, 2012 | By

Still planning on squeezing in a skiing trip this season? Forget the French Alps and seek out Saint Lary and Font-Romeu in The Pyrenees, instead. Adrian Shedden reveals why these new kids on the block might just be THE family alternative to the likes of Val D’Isere, Chamonix and St Anton (aka the established Alpine Old Guard)