Euro madness!
Can't believe the way the Euro has appreciated against Sterling (and especially the Dollar) - GBP = EUR 1.305 this morning on the BBC. It's going to make those Cervinia smoothies even pri...

Skiing by Train from Zurich
Hi, I will be spending some months in Zurich and wanted to get in a bit of Weeknd Skiing. At present the plan is not to have a car. Does anyone know if it is practical ...

Courchevel Lift Operators on strike today!
My son has just texted me this news so checked it out - apparently they are and due to poor working conditions - poor sods!!! Meribel is open but I should imagine the bus and lift queues are...

Belle Plagne ATMs
Are there any in Belle Plagne itself, does anyone know?

Les Gets - looking for good affordable hotel
Hi- Planning a trip to Les Gets at end of March for 4 days and looking for a decent and affordable well located hotel in central Les Gets, any recommendations? Thanks...

Courchevel lift passes
What sort of lift passes are in use in Courchevel? Will we need photos? Also, what are the options for kids. We've a 7 & 5 year old and I'm wondering whether we'll need to bother with...

Good ski repair shop in Flaine and in Chamonix
I am planning to travel via Geneva to either Flaine or Chamonix (no final decission yet). My new (and expensive ...) skis require serious base weld / repair (cought big rock the first w...

Serre Chevalier and nearby resorts
Hi, I am going to Serre Chevalier for a week just before Easter. I understand from the Serre Chevalier website the lift pass gives access to the resorts listed below: Grande Gala...

Need Recommendations for Mountains Near Geneva
I just found out I will have an open day in Geneva during my upcoming business trip to Europe. I know nothing about the Alps and would appreciate any information regarding nearb...

Paging Ace - you are now permitted to smile
The snow in the Pyrenees is crap, for the second year running, while it's great in the Alps. Casting around without much hope for a cheap catered chalet last-minute bargain in the Alps at ha...

Mayrhofen/Hintertux
We've done France very often over the last few years and Austria would be a nice change. We're a couple of good intermediates not put off by steep reds or blacks, but are quite at home o...

Courchevel
Hello again, I would like to have your guidance about any similar accomodation options like Arc 1800 self-catereds. Do we have the chance to have similar self catered aparts in Co...

twin tip freestyle skis
hello all, I was skiing in Les Arcs (stayed in Arc 1800) between 26.01 and 02.02, everything was perfect and I have seen so many guys using that twin tip'd freestyle skis. <...

gloves
At last a new subject for trolls. Or a discussion about the cost of certain type of bicycle shed. I bought a pair of Level Mitts/Gloves, many years ago in Val T, which have...

Ski Binding Question
When my skis are in summer storage I always un-tension the bindings (which I recall reading some years ago as being good practice). My wife has not skied (mainly because of the kids) ...

Chamonix to Cervinia
Has anyone experience of driving this route in winter? We are in Chamonix for a w/c 8/3 and want a day out to Cervinia (along with Flaine and Courmayeur). The sat-nav says 1 hour 15 m...

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