Driving to the Alps may not be the quickest way of getting out to Europe’s favourite ski destination, but it could be the most practical solution If you’re a group of friends or a family of four or more, driving to the Alps for your ski holiday in the three valleys can often work out cheaper than flying and… Read more →
Winter sports ski insurance – Don’t hit the slopes without it! Winter sports travel insurance is not usually at the front of your mind when arranging your ski trip. We’ve all done it, there’s always something that travellers manage to forget when going for their holidays overseas. Whether it’s those pesky travel adapters or more important things like passports.… Read more →
Top 5 Tips for Learning to Ski Our friends at New Generation Ski School have written a great guide for new skiers with their top 5 tips on how to learn to ski. Coming skiing to St Martin de Belleville for the first time is a great idea whatever your age. Learning to ski as an adult can be daunting,… Read more →
Where Better for your Easter Ski Holidays? Easter ski holidays generally begin with a great deal of ski resorts overbooked in the February half term, and with the clampdown by schools on term-time getaways, more and more families are looking to take advantage of great Easter Ski Deals to enjoy their family skiing holiday at Easter. Easter is our favourite time… Read more →
13 top tips for skiing with children! A skiing holiday can be an enjoyable family holiday whatever age your children. Children aged three-plus can usually start to learn to ski. Some ski schools accept children as young as two, but even very small children and babies can enjoy the snow. Apart from skiing, children can enjoy other activities in… Read more →
We’ve been busy over the festive period re-furnishing Chalet Broski, and putting the finishing touches to Chalet Alpage.
There are more to come, but here are a few snaps of both chalets, and St Martin de Belleville from the past few days!
5 top tips for skiing fresh powder! For basically the whole month of December the Three Valleys has been literally inundated with snow, and so what better time to talk about riding fresh powder! Skiing powder isn’t only for experts, and lots of our guests are now looking forward to day one skiing in real powder conditions. In… Read more →
Delicious Cauliflower and Apple Soup! We absolutely love soup recipes; there’s (almost) nothing better than cosy’ing up by the fire with a steaming bowl of soup and crusty bread slathered in salty butter! Every season we aim to put at least one soup dish on the menu, usually two and they are always vegetarian or vegan. Leave out the… Read more →
Free from Gluten, Free from Dairy, FULL of Flavour! A mince pie free from EVERYTHING I hear you say. Yes, ’tis true that us little Snow Trippin Christmas elves have been hard taste testing gluten free mince pies for many a season to finally produce a little mouthful of crumbly pastry mince filled goodness that is FREE from gluten,… Read more →
What to take skiing? In fact, what to take on ANY holiday, not just a ski holiday! Are you asking yourself “what to take on a skiing holiday“? Packing for a holiday, whether you’re going skiing for a week or backpacking for a month is a tiresome task, and especially so if you aren’t too sure what you should… Read more →