Residence le Cheval Blanc
Travel Blogs from Val-Thorens
... 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 ...
I'm writing this entry now at 10:30pm because if I don't I never will!! We have been so busy, I don't think we've stopped from the beginning of February, or even before that!! February half term was so busy! It was more crazy than Christmas. I felt like a dish washing machine! Leo and I stayed in the entire week to help Gill cook and I became an expert at baking cakes! I made caramelised ...
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 ...
This week Ron entered in the veteran slalom event, which is held annually in BSM, and surprisingly it is open to amateurs and professionals....not sure how many veteran slalom professionals there are, but about 100 men and women competed and Ron was 28th overall and 8th in his age category (Men 60+), so he did remarkably well, given he's never competed in a slalom race before!
That evening all the competitors and some hangers ...
woke to snowing in village Josh leaving today that sad we have had a grand week with him
Lots of laughs and lots skiing great to catch up with him
Put him on bus 11am for Geneva Airport and headed for skiing , snowing lots visablity not flash
Talking to lady in Funicular her daughter 7 years was in ski school all week from 9 30 am till 5pm no wonder there were so many rows of ...