Why Morzine area for winter & summer

There are many reasons why Morzine and the Portes du Soleil make an ideal holiday destination for you and home for us.

Morzine  - 7th July 2016

After skiing and snowboarding in many resorts in Europe, US and Canada, here are our top reasons why Morzine area is the best resort in Europe, not just for winter sports but also for summer holidays too. Continue reading

Best places to eat in Morzine area

There is a great variety of restaurants and bars in Morzine area but here is our list of the best places to eat…

Morzine  - 6th July 2016

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Ski holiday Portes du Soleil

If you want a white christmas or haven’t yet planned your ski holiday don’t wait for the snow alert!  This popular area books quickly so now time to book your ski holiday and particularly if you want to enjoy the best accommodation in Portes du Soleil along with great snow.

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Walking holidays in Portes du Soleil

As soon as the snow disappeared, early May, we discovered the delights of walking in Portes du Soleil.  Part of Massif du Chablais mountain range with amazing views across Haute Savoie region from many of the peaks it’s a very rewarding place for walking.

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Summer holidays in Morzine, Portes du Soleil

Summer holidays in Morzine can be packed with activities in the fresh mountain air or time to relax in the mountain scenery.

Whatever you love to do during your summer holidays Morzine and Portes du Soleil certainly has something for everyone.

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French lessons in building & renovation

Having managed the renovation of several houses in the UK we were now looking forward to and prepared for some French building and renovation lessons too.

Three months into our renovation of an old French barn in the Portes du Soleil and our weeks have already been filled with, emotional and financial ups and downs, and many lessons in French building. Continue reading