Lost & Found: Secrets of a Chalet Lost Property Box

People lose all sorts of things on chalet holidays; ski poles, helmets, gloves, goggles, their dignity. Sadly, sometimes these items are lost for good, never to be seen again. If you’re lucky though, your misplaced items will end up in the chalet lost property box, patiently waiting until the day they are claimed. At this point, your friendly resort manager will rescue your item and take it to the local post office where it will begin its journey home.…

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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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