Tag Archives: France

Insider Tips To Help Pick the Perfect Accommodation For Your Family

5 April 2017

Finding your home-away-from-home can be the difference between enjoying your annual ski trip and having the winter adventure that you’ve always dreamed of. Choosing the right accommodation can add an extra special layer to the family holiday experience, and we reckon these pointers will help make the decision that little bit easier. Doorstep skiing Ski-in ski-out […]

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5 Reasons Everyone – including us – loves Tignes

16 December 2016

After a recent trip to Tignes 2100, I discovered that Tignes is our best-selling resort. That we sell. Of all 130+ resorts we operate in, Tignes is the most popular. Having just spent three days there I could see why, but for anybody that hasn’t been, here are 5 reasons why everyone – including us – […]

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Getting More From The Mountain: Why Ski Touring Is The Best

31 October 2016

Ski Touring Get More Winter Crystal

There’s a common misconception that ski tourers are either skinny men in Lycra sprinting up the hill, or groups all carrying 40 litre packs to head off into the back country for weeks on end. Don’t get me wrong, these stereotypes do exist, but are very much at the far ends of the spectrum. In […]

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Getting More From The Mountain: Adventures in the Vallée Blanche

23 September 2016

This article was written by Paul Rudd, Overseas IT Support for Crystal Ski Holidays in Chamonix, France. The morning started early, Pink Floyd’s ‘The Great Gig in the Sky’ waking me at 6:30am.  We were due to meet our guide who would take us down the Vallée Blanche at 07:45, and the weather forecast was […]

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Why Val Thorens is one of the greatest resorts on Earth

24 August 2016

Stu Brown is based in Liverpool, works in Digital Marketing and is a keen skier. His blog, Lifetime Backpacker, is a world travel and food blog, documenting his adventures in the UK and abroad. Earlier this year, Stu hit the mountain in Val Thorens, France – and loved it so much he wrote this article about […]

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