Travel Blogs from Salice D'Ulzio
... Great value, lovely view of snow capped mountains, a simple large clean room with a modern bathroom and a friendly helpful host (with a cute French accent). We dined in the Old Town, a 15 minute walk up a steep hill. At least the descent was easy, necessary after a medieval meal that ended with tossing down some schnapps. Welcome to the Mountains.
Tonight is our last night in France. Tomorrow we head for Italy - Lago Maggiore here we come!
Salut mes chatons,
Susa Italy was a very cute little town nestled in a valley halfway between Briancon and Turin. We did not spend much time there but since it was the destination of our carpool, we decided to check it out before continuing to Turin. We went to a local restaurant and ate some pizza, and wandered the streets a little bit before heading to the train station.
And that's about all!
From Italy, with love,
... It was pathetic to have warmed up on a "red" slope, spend the whole day outside of the slopes, and then be terrified and unable to board a "green" slope. Fortunately, a few of the egg-shaped lifts took people back down the mountain too.
At the end of our time in Briancon, we caught another carpool to Susa Italy to continue our journey.
From Euroland, with love,
There are multiple levels of ski lessons, and each of the
kids passed their test and got their new pin with the level they graduated
from. Claire got her “Première Ètoile” (First Star) and Axel his “Garou loup” (Werewolf).
Raphaelle, who is too young to ski, proudly proclaimed that she received her “Duxième
Star) in sledding! Then the kids told me that I’d received my Deuxième Ètoile in ...
... with the group if people from home and a few other people we met. It was nice riding in a group, especially with more girls! We even went over a jump and landed it! Each night there was a themed party. One night was animal jungle! We had brought our costumes from London but it was sooooooo hot we could barely bare to wear them! The best day though was New Year's Eve! We met the group at 10.30am for a group photo then rode ...