Ski hire in La Plagne users 'have great conditions'
People using ski hire in La Plagne in the coming weeks will be pleased to know that weather conditions in the resort are excellent, one source has stated. Tim Wilson said that people using ski hire in La Plagne this year will be able to schuss and slalom down the slopes to their heart’s content, as the snow has been falling and making conditions perfect for winter sports. He pointed out that the snow cannons in the resort did a great job at the start of the year but are no longer needed. "It has been snowing throughout France with more due over the weekend. The on-piste conditions at high [suite...]
Date: 2010-01-14 10:39:20
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La Plagne 'an ideal destination' for ski hire users
Ski hire users looking for an excellent winter sports destination would be well-advised to opt for La Plagne, one expert has said. Genevieve Fox, writing for the Daily Telegraph, said that La Plagne has all the hustle and bustle of an exciting ski holiday, while also having smaller areas such as Belle Plagne where people can enjoy a relaxed trip. "There are 50 miles of cross-country slopes, the nursery slopes are a good size, there are six children’s snow play areas and 16 jardin d’enfants, and access is easy and efficient – which matters a lot," she pointed out. Ms Fox added that Belle [suite...]
Date: 2010-01-28 20:00:04
Restaurants in La Plagne 'will please all ski hire users'
The wide variety of restaurants in La Plagne mean that ski hire users are never likely to be left disappointed by their meals. One popular venue is Forperet, which has a large selection of local cheeses on the menu to give ski hire users a true taste of the local cuisine. Those looking for a different kind of experience may wish to take a trip to Matafan, a bar-restaurant that is located in Belle-Plagne and which the proprietors say offers "a perfect fusion of traditional Savoyard specialties and semi-gastronomic dishes". Alternatively, Little Red Riding Hood, an establishment which serves up [suite...]
Date: 2010-02-17 14:13:39
La Plagne 'great for ski hire users in groups'
Ski hire users travelling to La Plagne in groups will find that the resort has plenty to keep them entertained in the coming weeks, it has been claimed. The Culture Bank pointed out that La Plagne and nearby areas such as Belle Plagne remain very popular with ski hire users, particularly those travelling with families, as there are amenities to cater for all types of winter sports enthusiasts. "You will find plenty of restaurants if you decide to take advantage of some of the low-cost apartments, or you could enjoy the facilities of a hotel and enjoy your evening in their restaurant," the [suite...]
Date: 2010-02-24 13:51:15
La Plagne 'great for late-season ski hire users'
Ski hire users looking for fun will find that La Plagne has plenty to keep them entertained and still has favourable weather conditions despite the late season, one source has said. Sophie Lam, writing for the Independent, said that ski hire in La Plagne users have seen excellent snowfall in recent days and this, combined with some great late-season bargains, means that travellers have plenty of options. According to the writer, people can travel in late April for a fraction of the normal price and still enjoy all the sights and sounds of one of the most popular winter sports destinations, [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-09 11:55:41
Ski hire in La Plagne users 'have superb views'
People using ski hire in La Plagne in the coming weeks will find that the views in the resort are excellent, according to one source. A recent report by IfYouSki.com said that ski hire in La Plagne users have better views the higher up the resort they travel, with the view from the top being particularly excellent. "La Plagne is made up of ten villages, most of which have that purpose built 1960s feel. On the upside, this does provide loads of ski in ski out accommodation making La Plagne great for family ski holidays," he said. The source added that the view from the top of the Bellecote [suite...]
Date: 2010-03-31 09:30:45
Snowfall in La Plagne 'looking likely'
People using ski hire in La Plagne this month will be able to benefit from some fantastic weather conditions, as the resort has seen "non-stop snow" in recent weeks, one specialist has said. Natives.co.uk pointed out that ski hire in La Plagne users are currently schussing and slaloming down the mountains on a healthy layer of snow, with more expected in the coming days as the cold snap remains. One writer on the website commented: "We’ve had a real mix here – hail at first, then almost sleet, but now just big soft snowflakes falling so thick and fast that you can’t see more than two [suite...]
Date: 2009-12-16 22:51:39
Climbing events in La Plagne to entertain ski hire users
People using ski hire in La Plagne later this month will be able to watch some exciting climbing events designed to get the pulse racing. The Gorzderette Games take place from January 29th to 31st, when ice climbers from all over the planet will be in town to showcase their skills. Taking place in the Champagny Valley, the event will feature five different disciplines, with attendees showing off ice climbing, beret skiing, a roped party, the hay sled and tandem snowshoes. OntheSnow.com commented: "The Gorzserette Games is a quirky tournament in a festive and playful atmosphere. Five [suite...]
Date: 2010-01-18 19:16:50
Weather in La Plagne 'great for ski hire users'
The recent weather conditions in La Plagne have made the slopes perfect for ski hire users, one expert has said. According to one rep from the Ski Club of Great Britain, the snowfall in La Plagne has been excellent and made even better by the fact that the sun has been shining once the white stuff has fallen. "Excellent day, probably the best so far this season. Good light powder snow everywhere," the expert said. Another rep in Meribel said that the thick covering of snow and "wonderful blue skies", along with the warmer temperatures, have meant that the resort is a fantastic place for ski [suite...]
Date: 2010-01-27 14:05:29
Snow Rider In La Plagne? - France - Ski Chat
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Date: 2010-11-28 13:25:32
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Date: 2010-09-28 07:00:00
Snowjet January sale Starts 10am Monday 29 November! | In The Snow
Snowjet January sale Starts 10am Monday 29 November! All flights to Chambery reduced to just £49* for departures 08 January to 30 January inclusive by Patrick Thorne Published: Friday November 26, 2010 at 16:15 All flights to Chambery reduced to just £49* for departures 08 January to 30 January inclusive Snowjet’s January sale starts next week, with Chambery flights reduced to an amazing £49* on all reservations made between 10am on Monday 29th November and 5pm on Friday 3rd December, for travel between 08 January to 30 January 2011. “Skiers can make a huge saving by taking [suite...]
Date: 2010-11-26 16:15:06
Brittany Ferries Launches Ski-Drive Holidays to France | Cheap ...
The ferry company is providing a number of deals for holidaymakers who wish to embark on skiing at the following resorts: Alpe d’Huez, Avoriaz, La Plagne, Les Arcs, Val d’lsere and Val Thorens. Explaining the charms of a ski-drive holiday, the group passenger commercial director for Brittany Ferries, Mike Bevens, said: “Ski-drive makes sense. You simply pack your car – as much as you can fit inside – and go. Not only do you avoid all the hassle and expense of the airport, as well as car and equipment hire, you’ll also enjoy much more freedom to drive around when you get to the [suite...]
Date: 2010-11-26 17:20:23
Knee Deep Powder in Tignes
With just a month to go until the ski season kicks off, things are beginning to look good snow-wise in the higher altitude resorts. I can personally testify to that fact that conditions in Tignes are already superb. I headed over there on Wednesday night which proved to be a bit of a mission on snowy roads. It was miserable and wet in Bourg Saint Maurice down in the valley, but by the time I’d wound my way up half the hairpins to Tignes it was dumping with snow. There weren’t many cars on the road, but those that had braved the weather were snow-chaining up from a few hundred metres [suite...]
Date: 2010-11-12 18:54:06
Using ski hire in La Plagne 'presents endless opportunities'
People using ski hire in La Plagne in the coming weeks will find that the resort offers a huge number of activities to take part in and will never leave them bored, one source has asserted. Girl Racer pointed out that ski hire in La Plagne users in search of thrills will not be disappointed, particularly because the resort is home to some of the most challenging runs on the continent. "With more than 80 per cent of the area being above 2,000m it’s one of the most snow-sure spots in Europe, boasting miles of untouched terrain. If you’re looking for a challenge, then take on the famous [suite...]
Date: 2010-02-22 14:14:29