Cauterets and the view over the Pyrenees.


August 7, 2014 Written by

A well-planned selection of groomed pistes served by an efficient lift system will appeal to recreational family skiers looking for a relaxed, uncomplicated experience.

Chamonix - European Best Ski Resorts 2018 - Top 15

Chamonix Mont Blanc

January 22, 2015 Written by

Modern skiing was born in the Chamonix Valley, and now it’s world famous among serious skiers - find out why.

Gondola at Chamrousse with Grenoble beneath.


August 11, 2014 Written by

Popular resort just 30km from Grenoble, offering family fun on enjoyable & varied terrain, including extensive cross-country trails.

Chatel village overview, Portes du Soleil


February 13, 2018 Written by

A desirable destination in a traditional Alpine setting, with some challenging skiing. It lies on the French/Swiss border in the Portes du Soleil area with 650km of pistes.

Part of the 5km-long scenic cruise down into Le Plan 1200.


August 11, 2014 Written by

Known as the Portes du Mont Blanc it is part of the huge ski area known as Evasion Mont Blanc which includes Megève, Saint Gervais and Les Contamines-Montjoie.

View of mountain restaurant, with skiers and snow-covered mountains above Courchevel Moriond, French Alps.

Courchevel Moriond

February 14, 2017 Written by

We ski Courchevel Moriond, a rising star of the French Alps with 150km of local terrain. If that's not enough, a great lift system lets you explore the vast 3 Valleys ski area, with a potential 600km of varied pistes to enjoy.

Crest Voland

August 11, 2014 Written by

Part of the Espace Diamant ski area, one of the best kept secrets in the French Alps, with varied terrain and great snow record, thanks to the nearby presence of Mont Blanc.

Snow on trees in ski resort of Flaine, Grand Massif


August 11, 2014 Written by

Purpose-built ski village with assertive mid-’60s architecture styled by Marcel Breuer. Sited high in the Grand Massif ski domain with terrain to suit everyone.



August 14, 2014 Written by

Small and friendly ski resort with fabulous views. Only natural snow on pistes served by low-impact drag-lifts. A relaxed and fun family day out.

La Clusaz

La Clusaz

August 11, 2014 Written by

Close to both Annecy and Geneva, this is a lively, traditional style village whose varied ski area has great natural beauty.