• A family ski trip: Le Buet, the French Alps

    1 month ago - By The Guardian

    A fun, communal ski week for families is perfect for both beginners and more experienced skiers - and offers the chance to learn a few unexpected skills, too ‘And this is your circus instructor...” Those words, both intriguing and slightly alarming, are not what you expect to hear at the start of a week's skiing. But this wasn't a typical ski trip. For a start there were 80 of us, complete strangers at the beginning, sharing a youth hostel. Then there was the unusual location - a hamlet at the far end of the Chamonix valley - the yoga, and the group hand-holding, both literal and metaphorical.
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