Travel Blogs from Courchevel
... methodically step out the patterns. I have included a few photos, each a day apart, of one of his designs. The first photo has the foot artist in the bottom left hand corner of the photo. The last photo was taken after a snow fall and the artist has done a refresh/modification to his work. All of his designs are so beautiful and detailed, one was of snow flakes and another looked like a lace cloth, impressive as all of them are enormous and he is stamping them out a step at a ...
... 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 ...
... book for Philomena, the man in the box office, pointed out in French, that there was a VO alongside the movie title, or at least that is what we thought he was saying, it turns out what he was saying was that inspite of the programme indicating that the movie was VO, it was in fact, dubbed into French. Fortunately we had a vague idea about the movie, so were able to follow most of it. It was strange however to hear Judy Dench speak French.
... ones medium ones and big ones
I asked her re wed when you couldnt even see the chairs lifts .She said they skied in that all weather .take them form 3 1/2yrs
Maurice and Helen Marie (people who own apartment) arrived late last night
Maurice is skiing with us today so late start as needed to find his skis and gear
Great blue sunny day but ski fields colder than usual , ...
19th February 2014
Woke to another blue day away early and skied and Josh snow board for 7 hours what a day magic finished as usual with last run down mont blanc poor Josh another 7hours we all know snow boarders board for an hour ? 1/2 hour then sit down and sort out the world problems , his legs were screaming .lots new chair we found over at Vallandry
John and I did the speed test ...