Tag Archives: Meribel

Best French Ski Resorts for Beginners

Reports in recent years say the popularity of snowboarding is decreasing, yet interest in skiing is growing every year. The sport plays a huge part in the winter tourism season, and for most Europeans who are beginners to the pastime, French ski resorts are their first choice, especially for Brits...

Posted on 22 January 2018

5 of the Best Luxury Ski Resorts in France

Hubert De Givenchy famously said: “luxury is in each detail” and this certainly applies to luxury ski resorts in France catering to every need and want of their clientele. Offering five-star plus hospitality as well as a range of personalised services, if the finer side of life what you desire,...

Posted on 13 January 2018

A Golden Time to Buy Alpine Ski Property

The latest information shows that now is a golden opportunity to buy Alpine ski property. The latest Knight Frank prime ski property index for Q2 2012 shows that prices of properties in the top French and Swiss resorts fell sharply in the year ending June 2012, with many showing flat...

Posted on 07 December 2012

French and Swiss Ski Resorts to Benefit from Better Gondolas

According to recent reports ski resorts in France and Switzerland are to benefit from the introduction of 10 seat gondolas. These large gondolas already exist in Kitzbuhel in Austria, and Plan de Corones in Italy, but are now due to be introduced in France and Switzerland by the end of...

Posted on 02 June 2012

Advantages of Buying a Property in Portes du Soleil

Portes du Soleil is one of the largest ski areas in the Swiss and French Alps, as it consists of 14 villages located between Mont Blanc and the southern shores of Lake Geneva in the Haute Savoie region. There are 400 miles of ski trails between the French villages of...

Posted on 19 April 2012

Spellbinding Alps Town Meribel Gets a Spell-Casting Resident

The magical Alps may have spellbinding beauty, but now they have a spell-casting beauty as well. According to new research by, 21 year old Emma Watson, who plays young witch Hermione in the incredibly successful Harry Potter movies (I'm a big fan), is the proud owner of a £1...

Posted on 20 September 2011

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