Mercure Les Deux-Alpes 1800 3M
Travel Blogs from Les Deux-Alpes
... so much!! I will keep that video forever! The GoPro was definitely worth buying!
We have met so many nice and interesting guests. It's weird because I've never been on holidays where you sit with other guests and socialise as much as we do here in the chalet. It seems as though that it's what people come for.. as well as skiing obviously but I think we give great hospitality!
... again, when you saw
the size of the cheese it kind of made sense. It was especially interesting
because French people eat a ton of cheese when they go skiing. We ate raclette
one night which is where you take a slice of cheese, melt it in a special
mechanism that sits on the table, and pour it over deli meat and potatoes.
Another evening, we had tartiflette which is like a casserole made of potatoes
and diced ham mixed with heavy cream, but the kicker ...
... to the top of the first one and I almost run over two people! Awesome! haha We make it down the first one and decide to go up another one. These blues had some drops that we didn't think we would be able to do, yet both of us were able to slalom down them! I wanted to end that sentence with "easily" but that would be a lie. It was quite scary at times and we definitely fell a lot! But, the fact that we did it, several times, was ...
... look for that green at the top. A second failure, but this time we stayed together and moved from one lift to another until finally we found the greens!
By this point we were both sore and not fully warmed up or comfortable on our skis/board, so we decided to stop in some trees at the top of one of the greens and eat our lunch. After lunch, we were amazing! we were both practicing our carves and slaloming down all of the ...
... part, I will limit my descriptions to the two blog posts about each place but I will say that we had a blast and our level improved drastically! The best part is that our level increased together which meant that we were able to stay together and still push each other to the next hardest slope!
Best Valentines weekend ever!
From Grenoble, with love,