Category Archives: Switzerland

Rock The Pistes Festival – Portes du Soleil

Rock the Pistes Lets Gets PDS Skiing France

If you only ever attend one ski festival in your lifetime, then it would have to be Rock the Pistes. It is an annual ski music festival held in March for a week, across the Portes Du Soleil.  Each resort hosts a series of both indoor and outdoor events, with the drawcard being the on-piste […]

A Guide to the Lauberhorn Ski Races in Wengen

Crowd at Lauberhorn Ski Races Wengen Switzerland

If you love skiing, jet planes and stunning mountain scenery then you need to plan a visit to Switzerland’s Lauberhorn Ski Races.  The legendary downhill race in Wengen is the longest and most challenging men’s race in the FIS Ski World Cup. The Lauberhorn slalom race is just as exciting. Add to that a flypast by […]

A Summer Guide to Champéry Switzerland

Paragliding over the Swiss Alps Summer Champery Switzerland

Like so many others before me, I fell in love with Champéry Switzerland as soon as I set eyes on this charming Swiss village when I was skiing. Now back in summer, I was keen to see what else this gorgeous Village had to offer. One of 12 resort villages in the vast Portes du Soleil recreational area […]

Davos Ski Resort Switzerland – A Guide on Things to Do

Davos Ski Resort Switzeralnd Skiing

Davos Klosters Ski Resort Switzerland is considered to be one of the most prestigious Ski resorts in the world. Even though I was only there for 48hours, my program was jam packed with exciting things to do. From checking out the best areas to ski with my guide, taking a look behind the scenes of the rescue service […]

Non Ski activities across the Portes du Soleil

Outdoor winter activities France Skiing La Clusaz Ski Resort France

Outdoor Winter Activities in Les Portes du Soleil As one of the world’s largest interlinking ski areas, it’s hardly surprising that so many people head to Portes Du Soleil during the winter season. The Portes du Soleil comprises of thirteen resorts across both France and Switzerland, giving you access to over 600kms of ski slopes. While the slopes provide something for everyone from a […]

A Summer Winter Sports Region Saas-Fee Switzerland

Saas Fee Switzerland

The glacier village of Saas-Fee Switzerland is definitely a summer winter sports paradise, not just for outdoor lovers but also skiers and snowboards as well. It is known as “The Pearl of the Alps” and is one of the most picturesque villages in the Swiss Alps that I have ever seen. Saas-Fee Switzerland Skiing on a glacier in summer is something […]

The Lodge – Champéry by Mrs Miggins, A luxury Ski Chalet Switzerland

Admiring the views of the Swiss Alps while in the hot tub

If you close your eyes and imagine a Luxury Ski Chalet apartment with your own private jacuzzi and some of the most stunning views of the Swiss Alps, then The Lodge Champery by Mrs Miggins, is your place. Situated in the charming village of Champery Switzerland in one of the biggest ski areas in the world Portes Du Soleil this luxury ski chalet has […]

Top Things to Do in Summer – Morgins Switzerland

Summit marker with Dents du Midi in the backgground

Morgins Switzerland in the summer season is a great place to visit with unlimited outdoor activities and hundreds of to explore. It is an charming resort nestled on the border between Switzerland and France, with Chatelbeing its French neighbour. It makes up one of the 12 resorts that form part of Portes Du Soleil, as well […]

Sunrise hike and Breakfast on an Alpine Farm Morgins Switzerland

Green pastures in the Swiss Alps

Morgins, Switzerland Sunrise hike and Breakfast on an Alpine Farm I love hiking and when I was informed that I was going hike to the summit Pointe de Bellevue in Morgins in the Région Dents du Midi, Switzerland. I was super excited. It was to watch the sunrise over the Alps at 2042 meters and enjoy 360°views of the Portes Du Soleil. […]

The Best Guide to Engadin St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland

St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland

It is difficult not to be impressed with the picturesque Engadin St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland. You can see why both royalty and some of the worlds elite choose to come here for their winter holidays. It contains luxurious 5-star hotels that look like palaces, hosts some of the most prestigious events. As well as […]