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Chamonix valley notes

We have not been here, in Servoz, for a week yet but it seems much longer ago that we drove here through thunderstorms, torrential rain, sleet and snow. We arrived in the early evening, to find about a foot of … Continue reading

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All the lifts in Domaine de Balme (in an afternoon)

We thought this week would be quieter and decided yesterday to take a visit to Vallorcine to ski, travelling by train. Due to track improvements we could only go as far as Chamonix by train. The rest of the journey … Continue reading

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Domaine de Balme, Evasion Mont Blanc and Grands Montets

Sunday is usually a busy day on the slopes in the Chamonix valley, particularly on sunny afternoons, when families seem to appear in droves. So on Sunday, we took an early train to Vallorcine and the ski area of Domaine … Continue reading

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