Advantages: Good variety of runs Disadvantages: Snowfall seems to have reduced
...Hotels are also available here)
Driving time from Calais - around 10hours
Lift pass price - 100GBP for 6 days (this includes a day at Alpe D'Heuz, Les Deux Alpes )
People - We found them all very friendly and not many UK people. You even get to see Luc Alphand's dog!! (Luc Alphand was World Champion Downhill skier from Serre Chevalier)
Snow making - they do have snow cannons that are used whenever...
Advantages: brilliant skiing, alpine village prettiness,great English speaking ski school, Close to Italy and other resorts. Disadvantages: Not to great for veggies and nightlife fairly low key.
...So far i have only skied 4 times, in Flaine (France), Serre Chevalier (France.....obviously!!), Borovets (Bulgaria) and Bad Hofgetein (Austria).
Serre Chevalier has been the most enjoyable for the following reasons:
Many of France's ski resorts are high altidude and therefore purpose built, usually with concrete grey buildings and not much else. Serre Chevalier is a pretty alpine style village...
...I tend to travel to Europe quite a bit as it's so easy to get there from where I live, a quick hop to the airport and I am there. One of the important items I need to take with me when I travel is a plug adaptor. I am a typical woman and can't live without my hair straighteners/phone/music and so I need to plug these in to either charge them or use them when I am abroad and so a plug adaptor is...