Huge air, freestyle, street chic isn’t a picture you normally associate with Val d’Isere, never mind the Face de Bellevarde. Yet, The FrostGun Invitational is an annual event on the World Snowboard Tour and one of the biggest snowboard ‘big air’ competitions in Europe, if...

While the rest of us take a break from the mountain air awaiting another season, Val d’Isere itself is alive with construction activity. This year sees the completion of Phase 1 of the extensive Solaise upgrade, the arrival of new restaurants and farewell to old....

Even those who haven’t even had the pleasure of visiting Val d’Isere have usually heard of La Face. It’s a piste that conjures up ‘Vertical Limits’ imagery – a mighty cliff face that only the bravest should ‘face’ and do so at their peril....

I am lucky enough to have secured a five minute time slot with one of the best freestyle skiers the world has ever seen. Candide Thovex and I are in a café in the centre of Val d’Isere. We talk Frost Gun, freestyle and future...

Join us for a luxury 5* escape in one of the French Alps' top chalets this summer with full board delicious food, wellness workshops with top TV nutritionist Amanda Hamilton - 3, 4 or 7 day stays on offer....

Join us at legendary Le Chardon Mountain Lodges in Val d'Isere this summer - 5* bespoke family holidays designed for you and your teens, kids, toddlers, babies, or all of the above - all while making sure parents are cared for!...