Residence Maeva Le Hameau de Planchamp
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... can't believe I actually got to experience it!
The first thing we saw when we got off the bus was a dog sledding team, I knew immediately that I would love it up there. The dogs were all so excited to get running and I was just holding myself back from going up and saying hi to all of them!
I spent the day snowshoeing around the mountains and got to see a few mountain ...
... can get some of the effect.
So back to my first time skiing...ever.
I did 4 runs today before my body told me I needed to stop. My first run down the bunny slopes was kinda awful (as expected for a newcomer). I couldn't stop, or turn so basically I did what I could to slow down and ended up wiping out hard many times.Thankfully I had Katy with me who is from Colorado who talked me through it and got my confidence back up. After the first run, ...
... for me) jump in the valuation of the Swiss franc (15%) the other day, euros are super cheap. So if anyone was thinking about investing in Swiss franc, you should have done that about a week ago. Anyways, we casually go grocery shopping in France (right before Annemasse) because it is cheaper there, and so I went on a solo trip Friday morning, where I managed to completely embarrass myself as my grocery bag ripped as I exited the store, and ...
... 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 ...
... are probably only 12, or 13 Type A personalities in this mob. Lots of banter, quick wit and noise. Heaps of ideas, opinions and Generals but a great spirit of good will and fun abound. Everyone but Nicky and I deposited their luggage at the Chalet and we occupied yet another room even smaller if possible than Annecy at the Hotel Avalanche. Seriously this room was so small that when I lay on my back in the bath with my head at one end my backside was under the taps and my ...