Travel Blogs from Champagny-en-Vanoise
This week in BSM we have had Anne and Klaus visit, they arrived with the snow and brought the sun.....we've had 6 consecutive days of sun, the first time this year, which is wonderful to ski in, but does indicate the changing of the seasons, hopefully we'll have one or two more dumps of snow before we leave here in 3 weeks. Look at the photos, only 7 days apart, of Anne and Klaus arriving and leaving.
Unfortunately Anne had a fall while getting off a chair lift on ...
... ll be too old
by then. (Nothing but the Olympics can make a 22-26 year old feel ancient.)
Second, I’m still not fully insured by the French government yet, and that
would not have been good were anything to actually happen. Lastly, it’s really
hard to clutch with a broken left leg or switch gears with a broken right arm.
(Yes, I’m still blaming all of my problems on manual transmissions.)
Ètoile in Bonhomme
... me, attended the award ceremony and dinner in one of the town's halls, the salle des fetes. What a fun night it turned out to be. The proceedings were entirely in French, and all competitors received a hamper of local produce (wine, cheese and sausages/salami) and other bits and pieces contributed by local businesses, knitted hats or t-shirts, tubes of sun screen, etc etc. After champagne and nibbles and our 4 course buffet dinner, ...
... amazing day Maurice hadnt skied for a while so legs tired so down on 4 pm funicular which was crowded as lots of people leaving
With suit cases (saturday is change over day in all hotels) so funicular just left as it was full
No ski school so no ducklings
Saturday always light day due to change over
Last day and amazing day blue sky and warm 12 a little busy but not too ...
... john did 46.38 olwen 44.83 kph
20th February 2014
Woke to cloud bummer perhaps weather report correct snow till late pm
Never mind away we go really bad visibility, we were once looking for a chair that we couldn't even see .Us 3 sticking very close to each other . lunch early 11.30 plus pizza to extend the time
Back out visibility getting worse I was out voted by the ...