August Agenda au Pays du Mont Blanc

August has arrived au Pays du Mont Blanc . . . and after a July filled with family/children’s events, festivals and exciting workshops & guided tours, here is the listings for the summer month ahead! I’ve included lots of ideas for us adults over the month (evening film screenings, talks, guided walks); as we’ll all be needing some R & R and brain stimulation after all the activity-filled … Continue reading August Agenda au Pays du Mont Blanc

Children’s activities this August au Pays du Mont Blanc

Here is the updated list of children’s/family activities this August au Pays du Mont Blanc . . . please feel free to let MBFF know of any workshops/events missing from the list! Longer workshops & stages Cat Kartal «Art & Nature» (Chamonix) Cat Kartal is an artist who lives in the Pays du Mont Blanc and, as well as running an art studio and producing her … Continue reading Children’s activities this August au Pays du Mont Blanc

Argentière Skiing

Close to Argentière village are two popular and excellent ski stations: Balme-Vallorcine/Le Tour and Grands Montets: Balme-Vallorcine/Le Tour: Balme-Vallorcine/Le Tour is especially family-friendly, with wide, open pistes and a great number of blue runs and La Vormaine is the splendid Beginner’s area, nestled in the village of Le Tour. Beginner skiers at La Vormaine La Vormaine is “the biggest of the small ski slopes”, catering for Beginners (with … Continue reading Argentière Skiing