Hotel des Trois Vallees
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Yesterday we took a field trip to the French Alps. It was by far the most beautiful thing I have ever seen and I had one of the best days of my life there! I never truly understood why everyone was so in awe over the mountains (all of them, not just the Alps) until I got to see the sunrise come up over the tips while climbing up the side of the mountain range. It was so breath taking ...
So today we had our first "Field Trip" with USAC. It was a lot of fun but boy am I exhausted. We spent the day at a ski resort town in the French Alps. We had several options of things to do (snowshoeing/skiing/snowboarding), but I thought "I'm going to be in the Alps,I might as well make it the first time I ski."
Let me first say the Alps are GORGEOUS I love our mountains in SC/NC but they cannot rival what I saw today. I'm attaching pictures with the ...
... for entry. As it is a magnetic system most people just need to have the card in their pocket close to the card reader and the gate will swing open admitting them as they approach. A simple and fairly quick way to manage big crowds especially at peak times. All this works really well, unless you loose your card!
Val D'Isere like most places uses this system and upon paying you are issued with your card that is red on one side and ...
... spent a small fortune over the years visiting with my boys ski resorts around the world, and paying thru the nose for private lessons, I thought that I could give a reasonable account of myself. Well it seems that if you don't get around to skiing for six or so years your skill level drops a fair way down the ladder. Your mind knows what to do but the muscles just don't follow. I was hopeless! Luckily we had engaged a couple of guides for the next day and they split us into ...
... plague. The entire city is turned into a series of light and music shows with themes ranging from art and film to the creation of the universe. The city literally becomes so packed with people that you may not walk in the opposite direction of the flow. It is thrilling.
Overlooking the city, by the ...