If you’re thinking of renting ski and snowboard equipment on your next ski trip to Valtho, here’s a round-up of all the different options to choose from. Stores also may rent out additional gear, like snowshoes, helmets, and toboggans. Snowboard Rental Val Thorens Frequently, you’ll only see rental stores offering ‘ski hire’ or ‘ski equipment’. … More Where is the Best Val Thorens Ski Hire?
Oooh we so love a good après sesh. We’ve already raved about the magic of La Folie Douce and Val Thorens’ epic après-ski scene. Plus, France hosts a couple of amazing festivals every year too. So, we’ve had a think about our favourite places for a good après-ski party in France, and here are our … More Where is the Best Après-ski in France in 2019/2020?
Learning to ski or snowboard can be pretty daunting, but we all gotta start somewhere. Some of us were fortunate enough to have our parents push us down a mountain before we could walk. For everyone else, learning to ski or snowboard, at any age, can be a right challenge. We’ve rounded up some of … More The Best French Ski Resorts for Beginners
Slopes ain’t just for skiers you know. We’ve rounded up the best snowboard resorts in France for your perusal. Half of the WeSki team are snowboarders, so it’s been quite the contest, but here are our favourites to date. Val d’Isère Sure, Val d’Isère is a celebrity fave, but it’s also a backcountry haven for … More Best Snowboard Resorts in France in 2019/2020
Glaciers are perhaps one of the most magnificent constructs of the natural world. You can find one on every single continent (yes, including Africa). Perhaps unsurprisingly, we’re more interested in the glaciers that you can ski down. So, we’ve summed up the best places for glacier skiing in France, both in summer and in winter. … More Glacier Skiing in France: Best Places to Go in 2019/2020
The Three Valleys, or Les Trois Vallées, are an area of mountains that include seven resorts (eight if you count La Tania). The actual valleys themselves are called Saint Bon, Allues, and Belleville. Through gradual expansion of the ski lift network, there is now a fourth valley called Maurienne that is also part of Les … More The Three Valleys: Plan Your 2019/2020 Ski Trip
Skiing and snowboarding are not for everyone. We get that. Every now and then, someone shows up in a ski resort who isn’t a big fan of it all, but has come along for the ride anyway. So, we’ve come up with a list of activities to do in Val Thorens for non-skiers. From Ski … More Things to do in Val Thorens for Non-skiers
The 2018/2019 winter ski season was an absolute blast in terms of music, dance, and general festival mayhem. We’ve picked out our top five favourite winter ski festivals in France that we’re looking forward to in the 2019/2020 season. If you’ve never been to any winter ski festivals in France before, fear not! It’s basically … More Winter Ski Festivals in France in 2020
There are several different ways to get to Chamonix. From flights, transfers, buses, trains, and good old rental cars, here are the different options for your perusal. Some prices have been included where we could find them, but – as we keep finding out – these are subject to change. Flying to Chamonix If you’re … More How to Get to Chamonix Mont Blanc Resort
How do you get to Tignes? We’ve thrown together a quick overview of your options. Brace yourselves, there are many. The prices we’ve quoted have been lifted from the official sites at the time of writing this article, although please note that prices are known to fluctuate. This blog post started out as a bit … More How to Get to Tignes Resort