Views of Courchevel

Go Ski Courchevel after Reading this Great Guide

Heading for a world of high altitude fun in Courchevel? Our handy guide puts you in the driver’s seat, with everything you need to know about this fabulous resort to ski Courchevel.  In a Nutshell North facing slopes and some of the best snow in the Three Valleys Sophisticated après scene Very popular with the prices to match Tell Me More For those who live (or just love) to ski, Courchevel is one of the most popular choices in the…

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Ski Amis’ Guide to La Tania Ski Resort

Tempted by La Tania? Our helpful guide provides a handy lowdown on this fabulous, family-friendly French Alps resort In a Nutshell Family-friendly, traffic-free centre Affordable, with plenty of low-cost accommodation Modern resort with excellent eco-credentials Tell Me More Purpose built as a dormitory for the 1992 Winter Olympics, La Tania ski resort has evolved into a picturesque little village with a surprisingly authentic ambience nestled in amongst the pine-clad slopes. Unlike some other purpose-built sites, the sympathetic architecture complements rather…

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Ski Amis’ Guide to Tignes Ski Resort

Ski, stay, rest and play! Our handy ski guide will help you out with everything you need to know about the fabulous French resort of Tignes. In a Nutshell Snow-sure resort with fantastic off-piste and summer glacier skiing Great for mixed level abilities with its diverse range of slopes Perfect for serious skiers looking for some great après Tell Me More As one of the highest and most snow-sure destinations in Europe, Tignes ski resort has a reputation not only…

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All you need to know about Les Menuires: Le Bettaix

Located in the largest valley of the Three Valleys, Les Menuires offers a great ski holiday for all. You have great access across one of the best French ski areas: the Three Valleys. You can ski the pistes of Val Thorens, Meribel and Courchevel easily from your base in Les Menuires. If you purchase a full area ski pass, you’ll find you have access to roughly 321 runs, 169 ski lifts and 2,100 snow machines. You are guaranteed a ski-filled,…

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Ski Amis Catered Chalets - The Colours of Autumn

Our catered chalets are in waiting … snow capped peaks … winter is coming!

Welcome from the Alps!  I’m Jenni and I’m the Operations Manager for Ski Amis.  I spend a lot of time out in France all year round making the preparations for the ski season and in the winter I manage the operation of our catered chalets.  I feel very privileged to experience the spectacular changes of scenery happening around me in the mountains several times a year.  It’s almost October now and the summer season has turned.  The first hint of…

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La Plagne Lift System

La Plagne invests in major lift upgrades for this winter

Why not try out one of the biggest single resorts in the world?  The La Plagne lift system had a reputation in the past for being slow and old!  However, in recent years the development company who manage the resort have made some massive investments. Now the resort boasts an amazing network of lifts which link together all of it’s 10 villages in an efficient way.  You can get from one side of the resort to the other in record…

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