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Tignes & Val d’Isère Lift Passes – The 2018 Ultimate Guide

The Tignes & Val d’Isère lift passes are covered under the vast Espace Killy ski region which stretches from Tignes les Brévières right over to Le Fornet in Val d’Isère with an altitude range from 1550m to 3456m at the top of the Grande Motte cable car.  This ski region offers over 300km of piste…

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Tignes for Beginners 2017

Is Tignes Good for Beginners? Tignes is a well trusted snow-sure resort with an altitude ranging from 1550-3456m, which offers one of Europe’s longest ski seasons from early October right through to early May, but the question is, is Tignes a good place for beginners to learn to ski?  Well the answer in short is…

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What To Wear When Skiing – Your Definitive Guide

Whether it’s your first time skiing or you’ve skied many times before, it’s always difficult to decide what you need to take on your ski trip and what to wear when skiing.  The weather in the alps can change dramatically and extremely quickly so even if you are skiing late in the season when it’s…

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Guest Trip Report – Chalet Bonjour-Brunswick

We have some great feedback from Juliette who has recently stayed at the brand new Chalet Bonjour-Brunswick (part of the Canadienne collection of chalets) in the heart of Val d’Isère, here’s her report: First name:  Juliette Chalet:  Bonjour-Brunswick Resort:  Val d’Isère Dates of holiday:  15th to 22nd January 2017   View from the chalet balcony What did you like about…

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Guest Trip Report – Chalet Bonjour-Colettine

Our latest report is from Michael who has stayed at a number of our chalets in Tignes and Val d’Isère, he looks back and tells us about his experience of Chalet Bonjour-Colettine in Tignes les Brévières last year: First name: Michael Chalet: Chalet Bonjour-Colettine Resort: Tignes les Brévières Dates of holiday: 25th January to 1st February…

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New in Val d’Isère!

New Solaise 2016 – TC10 Gondola – Val d’Isère In 2015 Val d’Isère Téléphériques launched a 16 million Euro investment to provide brand new lifts, exciting snow experiences and a day lodge with spectacular views; all ready for season 2016-17. It is now taking shape and nearing completion! The main part of the project is the…

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Guest Trip Report – Chalet Bonjour-Palmyre

We interviewed James over the phone to uncover his inner most thoughts about his recent visit to Chalet Bonjour-Palmyre in the heart of Val d’Isère; here’s his report: First name:  James Chalet:  Bonjour-Palmyre Resort:  Val d’Isère Dates of holiday: 27th March to 3rd April 2016 Family pic:   View of the chalet and balcony What did…

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Pre-Season Skiing – Tignes

It’s come to that time of year again and we’re counting down the days for the grand opening of the Espace Killy winter season 2016-17.   We’re ever so excited; the Tignes ski area and Grande Motte glacier officially opens on Saturday 1st October.  If you are itching to get your ski legs back into action…

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Guest Trip Report – Chalet Bonjour-Bonjour

We’ve touched base with Caroline who really enjoyed her family ski trip to Tignes les Brévières last Easter, here’s her report and highlights from her recent stay. First name: Caroline Chalet: Chalet Bonjour-Bonjour Resort: Tignes les Brévières Dates of holiday: 27th March to 3rd April 2016 View from the balcony What did you like about this…

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A Guide to Buying Ski Goggles

Last year my whole family and I needed to buy new goggles for our ski holiday and I didn’t realise how much of a minefield it is!  There are so many varieties, makes, models, sizes, shapes & lenses which make it so difficult to choose the right pair.  I honestly didn’t know where to start…

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Becky Coates
Ski Bonjour Editor & Blogger

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