Yoga for Hikers

Yoga poses for before, during and after a hike from our Yoga Instructor Emma Wall. Nothing quite marries the yoga qualities of mindfulness and being present with the physicality of your body and breath as a trek; where the world opens up into infinity in front of your very eyes, taking your consciousness into a …

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Eat, Drink, Be Merry!

Good day my friends! I hope you are all in fine fettle?! Are we not the luckiest of beings to have evolved with the senses taste and smell and on top of that, to have such an incredible variety of foods available to us from around the world! I realise this isn’t everyone’s privilege and …

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November Madness!!

The snow has arrived in the Alps, the area is stunning; all dressed in white, and we are more than a little excited about the ski season. So much so in fact that we have put together some special treats for our guests. Take a peak at these bad boys! Every guest that books a …

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Chocolate Orange Yumminess…

Hello lovely folk, I hope your autumn is coming along nicely, you are getting to enjoy some frosty walks and your hat collection is of use again. This time of year activity in Morzine and Saint Jean D’Aulps slows right down and  in Chalet Bernadine we start our winter season preparations, getting the chalet ship-shape …

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Wall of Fame – Via Ferrata

Behind our house is a challenge that is not for the faint hearted. All Alpine Action Adventures followers should be aware of the Elephant Head (pictured below), Le Tete de L’Elephant in French, but you may not know that it is home to a significant climbing wall and a knee-shaking Via Ferrata course. The via …

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To be Fayre…

It has to be said that autumn in the Valley is all about Saint Jean D’ Aulps; we are the only commune in the valley that doesn’t stop all year round. Of course, we still operate as a catered chalet throughout the year. We have a pub call La National that has a quiz night …

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Tour De France 2017

Welcome to the big announcement – the TDF holiday package for 2017!! On Tuesday the route was announced and we are very excited to have 2 stage finishes within arm’s reach, so we have put together a jam-packed long weekend holiday that lets you feel what it is like to chase the Tour! The Date …

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