If We Didn’t Ski – 4 Days in Morzine

We know that sliding down mountains is not for everyone. Every family has at least one member who would rather chew off their own arm than go on a winter chalet holiday. Those hardy souls that agree to at least set foot in resort are usually left to amuse themselves in the chalet, waiting for the rest of the group to hot foot it back to the village for some lunch. Now, don’t get us wrong, there’s a lot…

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A is for….An Alphabet Inspired Tour of Morzine

A is for……The A Bus This little gem of a bus takes you right from the centre of Morzine to the bottom of the Prodains express in just 10 mins (and back, naturally). The perfect option for non-skiers who’d like to lunch in Avoriaz. B is for…..Chez Babeth The legendary lunch stop in Plaine Dranse.  OTT decor and great food are the key ingredients here. Babeth herself is a real character. Booking is essential and the restaurant can get extremely…

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What’s in a Name?

Something, or nothing, I suppose. It depends on who you speak to. We spent two seasons agonising over a name for our long planned catered chalet business, The Alpine Generation. On the ski lift. In the bar. Making beds. Cleaning toilets. Unblocking drains. No matter where we were, the suggestions poured forth. 90% of these suggestions were almost immediately dismissed for reasons justified; “It’s already taken and no, I don’t think Richard Branson would view it as ‘flattery’.” and not so…

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