Residence le Cheval Blanc
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- High-speed internet in room
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Just a few photos from the Ski holiday so far - won't bore you all with tales of daring red runs, lost snow chains (thankfully not this year, so far) or off piste escapades, but the attached photos are a way of sharing our holiday with family and friends ... Don't worry, there will be far more to come in the ...
... instructors who skied down the black run into Tignes carrying sticks on fire, to celebrate the end of the French kids' holidays) they all came over to the chalet as The Gin, that we nearly missed our entire holiday for, needed drinking and we'd barely made a start on it. Eventually we made it out to the Loop bar. It's not the busiest on a Friday but there was still plenty of entertainment, Hannah and I ...
... a completely un-elegant and technique-less manor (rather like my snowboarding actually, I'm just faster at that)) fairly easy 10 years ago. When my limbs didn't get stiff and falling was funny rather than painful. I followed them up the bunny slopes and then remembered that I couldn't remember how to turn. After a few hairy moments when I turned beyond the suggested 180 degrees and ended up facing uphill, almost turning in circles, I ...
... down the street a few times thinking I was going a bit mad, I spotted some friendly looking people and asked for their help, and they asked me to join them. Jonas is a Brazilian dentist and Canadian Cam has just left high school (!), and they're doing a season in Tignes. Except that I wasn't going mad, the chairlifts were mainly closed. We eventually found one that was open, queued for 45 minutes, and then hiked up the back to try the off piste. And then I ...
... bought a book and we got a rather large Bottle of Gin for a bargain price. So we thought. And then sauntered through to the gate.
When Elana did notice that our gate was shut we saw it fit to run the last 50 metres, elbowing the unsuspecting souls waiting for a flight to Budapest from the gate next to ours out of the way along with a guy we'd picked up en route. Even then I didn't believe ...