Welcome to Tignes!

Welcome to the 2015/16 ski season in Tignes! It’s a fantastic place to ski with something for everyone!  We’ve got great conditions at the moment – glorious sunshine – and with the perfect pistes, Tignes is off to a great start for the season. We’re looking forward to welcoming you all to this amazing resort

Where Is This Legendary White Christmas?

As Bing Crosby once sang, ‘I’m dreaming of a white Christmas’. In fact, what he actually sang was probably more along the lines of a ‘whiiiite Chrissstmasss’ but I defy each and every one of you to read that title without the jolting lilt of Bing’s dulcet tones and a warm fuzzy, yuletide feeling deep

A Week In Avoriaz – Gaining Our Ski Legs

This is the second instalment of ‘A Week In Avoriaz’ written by James, an avid Avoriaz fan and Inghams guest at Chalet Jean France last winter. Click here for:  A Week In Avoriaz – Welcome To Resort. The main objective for day 1 in any resort is to get your legs back in to business for the

Our Very First Chalet Christmas

Last year was the first year that we forewent our ‘traditional’ Christmas. And by traditional, I am of course actually referring to the yearly ritual of peeling 10 peoples worth of spuds regardless of whether there are actually only 3, 4 or 5 of us, carefully crossing an entire bag of sprouts, even though I

Hidden Treasures Of La Plagne

La Plagne was once a Silver mining village and though the mine closed in 1973, this wonderful high alpine village nestled in the huge Paradiski area remains filled with hidden treasures for the inquisitive skier or boarder to explore and discover.  La Plagne is a series of hamlets, villages and some classic French Apartments purpose

A Week In Avoriaz – Welcome To Resort

Avoriaz is my favourite resort in the Alpes by far and for many, many different reasons but first and foremost, it’s in the heart of the Porte Du Soleil with 650km of pistes right there at your finger tips! As well as the vast array of pistes on offer, there are also several snow parks,