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Summer Holidays in Verbier

Fri January 15, 2021 by Ellie Riches

Summer in Verbier. Luxury summer holidays in Verbier.

It’s January and I don’t know about you, but I am dreaming of sunnier days (in more ways than one) and spending time exploring the mountains in the summer. There is a particular resort prominent in my daydreams and that would be the luxury mountain resort of Verbier. Having been lucky enough to visit a couple of summers ago, I was blown away by this magnificent, popular Swiss resort. And its south-facing orientation means there is plenty of opportunity to soak up the sunshine! Arguably as popular in the summer as it is in the winter, Verbier offers a wealth of mountain activities, luxurious experiences and some of the best luxury summer chalets in Switzerland. Let me paint the picture of what you can expect from a summer holiday in Verbier…

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French Alps Summer Holidays

Thu September 17, 2020 by Ellie Riches

French alps summer family holidays, France alps summer holidays, French alps summer activity holidays, Luxury summer chalets french alpsSummer mountain holidays in the Alps are well established now and offer a memorable holiday for all. Swapping white mountains for green ones, skis for hiking boots and cold temperatures for warm sunny days has grown in popularity significantly, and keeps growing every year. Across France, Switzerland, Austria and Italy, there are endless alpine summer resorts to explore. Wherever you head to, you will be sure to find hiking and biking trails, lake activities and stunning mountains views, however, they all have their own unique offerings. With France being one of the most popular summer mountain holiday destinations, we have put together a guide featuring our top resorts for French Alps summer holidays…

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Top 10 Summer Chalets in the Alps with Hot Tub

Mon August 24, 2020 by Ellie Riches

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Recover. Re-energise. Relax. Having a chalet with a hot tub can make all the difference on your summer holiday to the Alps. If you plan to spend your days hiking the many mountain trails, riding the white water rapids or exploring the mountains by bike, a luxury chalet with a hot tub is exactly what you’ll need. With a growing portfolio, we have many chalets in the Alps with hot tub to offer; from indoor to outdoor, whirlpools to cedar wood, there is a lot to decipher when finding your perfect chalet hot tub in the Alps. Featuring properties in the Swiss Alps, French Alps and Italian Alps, we have put together a list (in no particular order) of our top 10 luxury chalet hot tubs…

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Top 5 Reasons to Drive to the Alps

Wed July 29, 2020 by Ellie Riches

driving to the Alps, drive to the Alps, travelling to the Alps by carWhat’s not to love about a mountain road trip to the Alps? Buckle up, get comfortable, turn up the tunes and step up a gear, the mountains are calling! From many countries in Europe, the Alps are easily accessible by car. Convenience, flexibility and independence are just a few benefits when choosing to drive to the Alps, as well as your freedom to stop and admire the incredible mountain scenery en route.

Driving to the Alps is an increasingly popular way to travel for a few reasons. We have narrowed it down to our Top 5 Reasons to Drive to the Alps…

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Alps Social Distancing Holidays 2020

Tue July 7, 2020 by Ellie Riches

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There are many things we have had to cancel or put on hold recently; summer holidays 2020 being one of the biggest question marks. Now, more than ever, we are in need of a summer holiday, escapism, to cleanse and refresh. So, how about a social distancing holiday?

‘Social distancing’ is among many phrases we have adopted into our vocabulary this year. Although things are changing on a daily basis and travel restrictions are slowly lifting, keeping your distance seems to be here to stay, at least for the immediate future. But where is the best place to go to enjoy a social distancing holiday this summer? Imagine somewhere away from the crowds, with large open spaces, fresh air, and a good mix of relaxation and activity…Read on further to find out what to expect from a social distancing holiday in the Alps.

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Top 10 Ultimate Summer Chalets

Wed March 11, 2020 by Ellie Riches

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Summer holidays in the Alps have really taken off over the past few years and this is becoming more evident every year with increased competition in the luxury summer chalet market. There is a lot to consider when drawing up a list of the best summer chalets in the Alps, but we believe the following chalets have that something special, taking them to the summit of the summer chalet portfolio…

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