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Preparing for Valentines Day at Chalets1066

Preparing for Valentines Day at Chalets1066
The Chalets1066 Team Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Love is in the alps, with just DAYS until the big love fest, I bet you singletons are feeling a little blue. Never fear, I have a list of loveable activities for the single pringles in town...invite your friends and show those smug couples how its done and you could even score yourself a hot date. Follow my suggestions and you'll have the best valentines day ever...that or end up in prison for harassment...either way....

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Kids in Les Gets

Kids in Les Gets
The Chalets1066 Team Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Les Gets is well known for its appeal to parents and children, with party towns of Morzine and Avoriaz just around the mountain, Les Gets is always the more humble, family-orientated choice....

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Grand Odyssee race in Les Gets Today

Grand Odyssee race in Les Gets Today
Mark Wednesday, 13 January 2016

If you were in Les Gets town today, you may have noticed the distinct sound of barking and cheering travelling through the centre. Today was the Grand Odyssee race, where huskies and their loyal sledders race to the top of the Chavanne ski run. If you are a common reader of our blogs, you’ll remember last week’s theme was talking about the two week and 800 mile trek these sledders are embarking on, an annual event you won’t have wanted to miss. The Les Gets stretch of the race is the second day in and 49km through the slopes, with 9 to 12 teams fighting for the first trophy spread over a 3 day race. Results are yet to come in as times are taken into account across the alps, we just ho...

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What do you do in the alps other than skiing?
Mark Wednesday, 06 January 2016

What do you do in the alps other than skiing? Every ski holiday almost resembles a second christmas but as 2015 is over I am here to explain that the alps is not all about christmas and new year. There are so many events going on in Les Gets in the next few months santa will be a faint memory come your arrival in resort. We aren't just using the snow for skiing, we exploit the white stuff for everything it has to offer. Next weeks big event being the La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont-Blanc. I know, the name alone sounds impressive. It is the biggest stage race in the world. The dog sledding is intended for the experienced mushers as the top 25 will compete over two weeks over 800 miles. Day a...

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