In search of comfortable feet.

Posted on: January 2, 2016 - 08:56
There is nothing that gets in the way of a great days skiing more than painful feet. Blisters, numb toes and all sorts of other foot pain are the bane of many a keen skiers holiday. I suspect that ill-fitting boots may be the reason some beginners decide the sport is not for...

Making the most of your ski lift pass - ski safari.

Posted on: November 23, 2015 - 07:50

Many resorts offer days away on your week long ski pass, giving you a chance to enjoy a day in a new and different area, to see what they have to offer. This year Chamonix's famous Mont Blanc Unlimited Pass is doing that with bells on! In comparison to previous years the...
L'etape du Tour 2016

L'Etape du Tour 2016

Posted on: November 7, 2015 - 12:52
L’Etape du Tour
So, you’re on the brink or have already signed up to the infamous and legendary cycle event L’Etape du Tour 2016 and no doubt are both thrilled and scared of what lies in store!
Perhaps you’re a regular or maybe it’s your first Etape or even your first time...
skiing champagne powder

Winter 2015/16 – what do the snow gods have in store for the Alps this season?

Posted on: October 22, 2015 - 10:15
Every year climate experts and weather gurus use science and history to predict long range forecasts to try and give us an idea of what to expect for the upcoming seasons. After several varied winters here in the Alps, we wonder if we will be up to our armpits in smooth, dry...

Tour de France guest blog 2015

Posted on: October 14, 2015 - 14:06
We are delighted and flattered that one of our lovely Tour de France guests, Steve from this years Tour holiday has taken the time to write an amazing, insightful and down right fantastic blog about his week with us in the Alps. From riding iconic climbs, spectating the...

Le Cure de France

Posted on: September 6, 2015 - 17:38
The countdown has started and after months of planning and hard work we cannot wait to welcome 'Le Cure de France' back to the Alps to start their epic ride. The bikes are on the way and the 'curistas' will be joining them on Tuesday to start their gruelling...

The Alps are open for cycling!

Posted on: June 10, 2015 - 13:00
The Alps are open for cycling!
A question we get asked a lot is…when is the earliest you can start to cycle the big cols in the Alps? And it’s a good one! Unfortunately it’s not as simple as a given date, it all depends on the snow levels from the winter, how...
bike tour Route des Grandes Alpes

Bike Tour: The Route des Grandes Alpes Cols

Posted on: May 8, 2015 - 09:17
The Routes des Grandes Alpes includes some wild and very impressive cols, which owe their fame to the Tour de France and the cyclists who show what they are made of during these challenging climbs. One can win or loose the Tour de France on this portion of the tour alone....

Cycling holiday kit check list

Posted on: May 5, 2015 - 13:47
Journey Begins Cycling Holiday Kit List.
Hi, and thank you for booking your cycle holiday with us, we look forward to seeing you in the Alps soon where you will be riding some incredible cycling routes with breath taking views and stunning riding terrain. To help your trip go...
Bike holidays Tour de France

Cycling Holidays Tour de France 2015

Posted on: April 22, 2015 - 16:29
Not so long now till the famous Tour de France 2015 starts, and to make you feel closer to this event, we offer some cycling holiday packages from the 18th to the 25th July, both for those who want to be a spectator to this awesome event, and for those who want to cycle some of...