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Skiing in March and April in the French Alps

Find out why March and April is a great time to ski in the French Alps.

The benefits of self-catering in the Alps

Previously there were preconceived ideas that self-catered accommodation = basic!  But, that's far from the truth, self-catered now means contemporary, spacious, and luxurious ski apartments, with finishing touches for a real 'home from home' experience. What a great way to finish your day on the slopes with a home-cooked meal using French ingredients!

Ski Safety

As skiers are making their return back to the slopes after some time away, we thought we would provide a refresh of ski safety/rules for you to remind yourself and the family before heading on your alpine adventure!

Top 10 questions to know in French - plus other useful info

We are often asked if there are any must-know phrases our customers could learn before travelling in the French Alps; so we compiled a list of some basic phrases and specific questions you may need on your next Peak Retreats holiday - check them out below...

School holiday dates 2023/24 for the UK and France

School holiday dates to help you plan your family ski holiday!

Driving to the Alps: 10 places to stop on the way

A guide of places to stop on the way when driving to the French Alps. From theme parks to outlet shopping, there's something for everyone!

School holiday dates 2022/23 for the UK and France

School holiday dates to help you plan your family ski holiday!

Christmas Skiing: Why you should ski this Christmas

All the reasons we love to ski at Christmas.

Top tips on travelling to the mountains with kids

Hints, tips and practical advice on keeping children happy whilst travelling!

Top 5 family ski resorts for Easter

Easter skiing means longer days, good snow conditions, sunnier slopes and the lifts open for longer.  Many of our resorts organise family-friendly events, especially for Easter skiers! Here are our top 5 ski resorts for Easter in the French Alps!

Self-catering holiday success: our top tips

Want to make the most of your self-catering holiday in the French Alps? Here's our definitive guide, full of the best insider knowledge and tips for a successful self-catering break.

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