- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Just a few photos from the Ski holiday so far - won't bore you all with tales of daring red runs, lost snow chains (thankfully not this year, so far) or off piste escapades, but the attached photos are a way of sharing our holiday with family and friends ... Don't worry, there will be far more to come in the ...
... and is very comfortable and warm. Alan is the chief fire lighter, having been a Queens Scout, he is best qualified for the job of setting and maintaining the slow combustion heater, which is backed up by off peak electric heaters in the bedrooms.
We will leave here on Saturday and overnight once more in Geneva, before flying to Bristol and then a short drive to Malmesbury in the Cotswolds. I will update you from there in a week or so. ...
... can no longer go out at night and snowboard on form the next day. Muriel, Jonas and I made a good go of it but my feet wouldn't remember how to ride and my board wouldn't do as I asked. We did make it up to the top of Glacier de la Vanoise. Tom recommended we head there, and the views were awesome. As was the snow. By this point it was mid afternoon and I'd finally learnt how to turn again. It was the ...
... why, the more I try to avoid trees, the more I head straight for them. After getting far too friendly with a couple of them, after 5 or 6 runs we were exhausted and stopped for a Leffe, before they had to head back to cook dinner for their guests. Tom and Carolyn are my new idols, having given up their jobs 3 weeks before the start of the season, and with no intention of going home for another year at least, I want to be just like ...
... for me! Plus the puddings are to die for. Better get some snowboarding in or else I'll be coming back the size of a house side.
After tea we headed out to sample the Tignes nightlife. It's not exactly wild, but we joined up with a pub crawl from somewhere and had an entertaining few hours, watching Hannah do her usual trick of attracting every weirdo in a 10 mile radius.
Tuesday was a vast improvement, bindings fixed thanks to one of ...