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Summer skiing in Cardrona

Summer Skiing

Summer is a strange time for us ski junkies. While there are some unbeatable bits of summer we love (Wimbledon! Ali's bike ride! The joy of eating an ice-cream in the rain on the beach at Weston Super Mare) - mostly we're counting down the hours…
summer activities in the alps

Summer Activities in the Alps: Our Bucket List

I always thought that summer in the mountains meant frolicking like Heidi amongst wild flowers. Long walks followed by quiet evenings on the balcony watching the sunset before an early night with my book.  Don’t get me wrong, whilst I knew…
hiking in the alps

Hiking in the Alps – A weekend of hut to hutting

When my husband suggested 3 days of hut-to-hut hiking in the Alps. Through the Vanoise national park to be exact, I'll admit I envisioned soggy sandwiches, flea-bitten blankets and biting winds. I was also a little concerned about my fitness…
alps summer holiday

Alps Summer Holiday: 6 Reasons To Get Here

Long sunny days, Alpine meadows and lakes, farmers markets and enough adventure activities to keep the biggest adrenaline junkies grinning from ear to ear all week. What's not like to like about summer in the Alps? And yet it remains it's biggest…

Summer in the Alps: Why We Love It

For many a mention of the Alps evokes visions of snow-capped ridges, freshly groomed pistes or the satisfaction of a vin chaud after a long day on the hill. But for many who (after countless winter seasons) now consider the Alps their home,…
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