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Ski Resorts in France and the Best of the French Alps

Whether you are just looking at a holiday or somewhere to buy property, the long list of ski resorts in France attracts millions of people from around the world. As a prime spot in the French Alps and Europe, some ski resorts count themselves as the world's best, and they...

Posted on 19 October 2021

Winter 2021/2022: Travel Guidelines for Skiing in the Alps

Finally, after two seasons worth of disruption, it’s looking like this ski season will go ahead as planned. Whether you’re buying your dream property, or just viewing a ski chalet or two while you enjoy your first winter holiday in over a year, you’ll need to research the regulations. Skiers...

Posted on 28 September 2021

The Top 5 Ski Resorts Going Green

In a world where your eco-friendly credentials are increasingly important, we take a look at which ski resorts are going green. As Europe begins to make a concerted effort to reduce carbon emissions, which resorts are going that extra mile?  While many ski resorts are going out of their way...

Posted on 24 September 2021

Alpe d’Huez and La Grave: a Freeride Dream

If you’re looking for reasons why you should buy a ski property in Alpe d’Huez, there's more than a few. You might consider the characterful town, large ski area, or proximity to Grenoble Airport. One thing you might not have heard of is the little single-lift resort an Alpe d’Huez...

Posted on 21 September 2021

Ski the Home Resorts of Europe’s Big Pro-Skiing Names

The Alps are home to some of the biggest names in ski history. European professional skiers have revolutionised the game more than once, and their home ski towns proudly boast their connection to this day. For some buyers, looking at a pro skier’s home mountain is a great way to...

Posted on 18 September 2021

The Ski Train is Back!

In the early days of skiing, getting to the Alps was an experience. The journey was part of the trip. With concerns about the environmental impact of using cars and flights, the train has once again become an attractive option for skiers everywhere. When you’re investing in a ski property,...

Posted on 15 September 2021

The Best National Parks in France

When listing the best national parks in France, the list is endless. What is undeniable, though, is their stunning beauty and wide selection of flora and fauna that thrives within their boundaries and is under the protected status. To see the national parks at their best, visit from green Spring...

Posted on 15 September 2021

Where are the Best Places to Buy a Ski Chalet for Early Season Skiing

Searching for the perfect ski property means making a lot of choices. Where do you look? Do you prioritise high slopes or dual season appeal? Do you need to be close to an airport? Is early season skiing a priority? When it comes to the best places to buy a...

Posted on 12 September 2021

Pop on the Piste: Where to Buy a Ski Property if you Love Live Music

[caption id="attachment_10472" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Photo Credit: Rock the Pistes[/caption] Is there anything better than snow, sun, and stunning views across a mountain range? Add in some live music on a festival stage, and you’ve got yourself the very best parts of festivals and the Alps, in the same place! Any...

Posted on 07 September 2021

Summer Skiing in France : The 4 Best Resorts to Head to

For summer skiing in France, certain resorts stand out for their glacier and snow conditions. Many people think the French Alps are about winter skiing only. However, hardcore fans of the sport have even more opportunities to hit the snow from Spring to Fall. The summer skiing resorts open all...

Posted on 22 August 2021