Real life story: running a ski chalet

Al and Deb Flight left London to scour France for the perfect property to start their mountain holiday business. After many months and many disappointments, they discovered the Châtel in the Port...

- the 7 February 2012

Collections 2012: ready-to-ski version of haute couture

A great look for surfing the wave of Paradiski, a cocoon jacket to walk the streets of Val d'Isere, late at night, returning from the Folie Douce, a fur

- the 3 February 2012

Chimney, the essential of mountain habitat

Integral part of interior design, or piece of it, the chimney is at the same time accessory and piece of art. 

- the 25 January 2012

Real-life story: skiing in France

In 2007, Christian Lawler went on his first ski holiday in France. Now, he spends at least seven days each year at a French ski resort and has even invested in a few pieces of equipment. Here, Ch...

- the 11 January 2012

Dreaming of a French Christmas

This year, why not break with your usual tradition of sitting around the television munching on cold turkey, venturing outside only when the rain stops? Instead, head for the French mountains, wh...

- the 1 December 2011

Christmas pictures

In the last week of December, you'll find exceptional decorations in every French mountains resorts.

- the 28 November 2011

The art of doing nothing in the mountains

How lovely it can be to sit back and relax, while all around you a frenzy of activity takes place.  In our collective imagination, a mountain holiday is synonymous with action, effort, and performa...

- the 17 August 2011

15 Mountain Spas

Vacation means taking time for yourself.  Time to relax, rejuvenate, let go.  A healthy mind goes hand-in-hand with a healthy body, and there is nothing better than a trip to the spa to bring back ...

- the 17 August 2011

Well-being

Walking, a time for oneself. You wish to take advantage of the high altitude to take a break, to resource your body and mind. Stop dreaming, the mountain resorts allow you to recharge your batteri...

- the 16 May 2011

The call of nature

In their colours and fabrics, the trends for winter 2010 play the nature card and return to the source.

- the 20 January 2011

Spa, health by water

More than just a passing fancy, the spa is now a standard in the services proposed by most French ski resorts.  A pause “for you” once considered a luxury, now accessible – and recommended – for ev...

- the 13 December 2010

The finest chalets

- the 10 December 2010