Archive for the ‘Alpine property for sale’ Category

HAUTE SAVOIE – Saint Gervais Le Bains …

St Gervais-le-Bains is one of the most charming and attractive of all Alpine ski resorts. The traditional French spa town, with its weekly market, is at the heart of the third largest ski area in France; the Evasion Mont Blanc domain. It has 445km of first class, uncrowded pistes and includes the resorts of Megève, […]

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MERIBEL – a ski resort in the Tarentaise Valley, in the French Alps.

The Meribel ski resort is part of the ‘Trois Vallées’ ski area. The Three Valleys area comprises 180 lifts, 335 marked runs (over 600 kilometres) and over 130 km of cross-country tracks. The Three Valleys was expanded about ten years ago to incorporate a fourth valley, though the area kept the name Trois Vallées. The area comprises […]

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Méribel Gains Royal Seal of Approval!

Yes, that’s right! According to our sources Prince William and Kate Middleton are taking advantage of the great spring skiing conditions here in Méribel. We are led to believe that the newlyweds, along with Kate’s family, are spending their weeklong break in the Hotel Allodis in the prestigious Belvedère area, with direct access to the […]

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Thinking of Ski Lessons?

More and more people are viewing ski lessons as a way to get more out of their skiing from short one hour private lessons to week long courses. The Leggett Ski team have used several ski schools, here are some of our favourites; SNOWORKS offer an all-terrain SKI COURSE amongst many other that I can […]

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France and Spain are the best places to live in Europe, according to the latest uSwitch Quality of Life Index.

The UK came 10th out of the 10 European countries in the Index, thanks to high living costs, below average government spending on health and education, short holidays and late retirement.  The Index shows that people in France enjoy the highest quality of life, closely followed by Spain. For your move to France you might […]

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WORLD CLASS SKIING AT SENSIBLE PRICES.

David Cowx, estate agent in Paradiski, gives us food for thought on why to buy there ……. First things first; skiing can be an expensive sport and an expensive family holiday and there is no doubt that property prices in The French Alps can look expensive compared to other parts of France. However it is […]

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A recent article on the Rightmove site states that France comes top.

A recent survey states that France still comes out at the top of the list of countries British people would most like to move to for “quality of life”. This will come as no surprise to you, I am sure. They continue on to say that “France is a wonderful place to live, offering space, […]

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