Improve your skiing with innovative technology
Having instant feedback whilst you ski is really useful and mistakes can be quickly eliminated. If you are looking for ways to enhance your skiing I would like to recommend that you vi...

VAL CENIS : bad area for skiing
Don't go there !

Sauze D'oulx
Hi all, I'd love to hear some views on Sauze D'oulx please folks, thinking of booking for late feb and would love to hear the views on the place from some folks that have been t...

Tignes Grande Motte, current conditions
Quick update - even if temperatures are still well above seasonal norms, glacier skiing at Tignes escaped the soaking received by the Austrian Alps earlier this week, and received a health...

Skiing with kids in Innsbruck?
We are planning a skiing trip to Innsbruck in February, and considering whether we should take our 7 year old with us. He is not a bad skier, but rather slow (it won't take long before...

Skiing with kids in Innsbruck?
We are planning a skiing trip to Innsbruck in February, and considering whether we should take our 7 year old with us. He is not a bad skier, but rather slow (it won't take long before...

Gressoney accommodation
Anyone got any suggestions for a hotel or other accom. in Gressoney La Trinite please ? We stayed in La Scoiattolo (sp?) 3 or 4 years ago and were a bit disappointed - rooms wer...

Cortina, info requested
I am seriously considering a week of skiing in Cortina the first week of March. I would appreciate info on skiing, hotels, nightlife. Is this a good resort for advanced skiers? is it a price...

Les Coches - Apartment Cleaning Agencies
I have an apartment in Les Coches and I am looking for a local company who I can get to clean it/wash and replace bed linen etc after each use. Does anyone on group know of such a...

Getting to Geneva Airport without buying a Vignette
In February I am going to have to collect some people from Geneva airport on a Sunday night. I will be coming from courmeyeur and as this will be my only trip into Switzerland I don't want...

decent apartment Val D'Isere
I am looking to try to find a decent sized and well equipped apartment for 5 people in Val for next year. We need self catering due to dietary needs. We are prepared to be hit in the poc...

Polarised shades for skiing?
Hi, I need to get some new sunnies for this season. I usually use a dark orangy brown tint. Would anybody care to comment on the usefulness or otherwise of polarisers for skii...

Car Hire from geneva to flaine
hi, just getting round to booking travel from geneva to flaine for march next year. i have booked car hire to do this for the last couple of years but have noticed that the cost...

airport transfer from lyon to flaine
I have booked a chalet in Flaine for the first week in January and am now trying to arrange the transport. Though Geneva airport is much closer to Flaine than Lyon, getting a flight to Lyo...

Historical snow records of Austria??
Hi, Does anyone know any sites that has this info?? The ski club GB has this info on their site but you now you have to be a paid member to get it. Thanks <...

Experience of Eurostar?
Hi, anyone here travelled by Eurostar? Do they do reductions to the Alps (Moutiers) later in the season, or should I grab what's on offer before it's too late? Skiing Les Meneurs first wee...

Les Arcs/La Plagne
We've been to La Plagne a couple of times and feel that it is not demanding enough and the runs lack variety, and decided not to go there again. However, We've been asked to join group in ...

Experience with luggage delivery companies?
Only a question about a European resort in that that's where I want it delivered I suppose - but hopefully this is a reasonable place to ask. Has anyone tried any of the companies that...

Commuting to Chamonix from Geneva and onto LONDON
Has anyone done the commute to London (City airtport) from Chamonix? I see good flights on Friday afternoon (1730) from London returning early (0755) Monday mornings and am finding it hard t...

Resort near Geneva ...
... Booked flights for next Feb, but would like to know the best resort within around 90 mins drive of Geneva to ski with 11 year old who's fairly comfortable on reds but likes the cruiser...

Hi all, I am looking for some GPS ski maps that detail the pistes. I have searched Google for weeks but have never come up with anything. I am particuarly interested in a Ski ma...

Family at Christmas
It's a while since I've posted here but I wonder if anyone can assist my thinking. We're a large family of skiers of varying keen-nesses. We are looking for a resort that is <...

Cervinia--New Lifts
Can anyone explain the locations and terrain that will be served by the new lifts that open this winter in Cervinia/Valtournenche? The maps are not at all helpful. Thanks ...

Help please: Lech or Hinterglemm for easy intimidated beginner
Hi there, As probably everyone else I am about to book my Christmas ski holiday. I have had a few lessons on indoor real snow slopes and am now about to do the real thing fo...

St. Anton
I am looking for a chalet or similar in St. Anton for a group of 14 people. Does anyone know if this is possible? It seems like everything is divided up into separate apartments. Please p...

What's the best ski resort in the Pyrenees?
What's the best ski resort in the Pyrenees? I'm talking combination of good snow, off piste, park, nightlife... I'm not demanding at all ;-) Have been looking at Peyragudes but it looks smal...

driving to french alps
i'm thinking about driving from london to haute savoie this winter & was wondering what the total cost would be, ferry & fuel & toll roads. if anyone's done this & can remember how much the...

Ski Schools in Grindelwald
Hi, We're off to Grindelwald next February (unfortunately during the half-term), and usually put our two children in a couple of half day lessons to re-acclimatise them for the ...

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