The great pig escape

Woke up this morning to snow on the ground, well slush really but we are only at 900m, as predicted, mud … Continue reading

A little rain, a little snow………..

Here comes the rain and the snow, Christmas is on its way and everyone is speculating what the upcoming ski … Continue reading

Where are the mushrooms ?

After the scorching summer we have had here in the French alps, for  the last 2 days it hasn’t stopped … Continue reading

Looking for a mortgage or not?

Weather you have or haven’t the necessary funds to purchase in France, there is always a good reason to take … Continue reading

Septic tanks the good the bad and the ugly!!

When buying property in the French Alps there is a chance that you may have a septic tank, rather than … Continue reading

Half term madness on the slopes……..

Now that the half term madness on the ski slopes is coming to an end, there is still a lot … Continue reading

Christmas is coming and Snow has arrived…………

There is snow above 1500m and according to the forecast there’s more on the way. With it being so dry … Continue reading

Christmas, the rush is on for holiday rentals………

Everyone is looking for a place to rent for Christmas in the French alps. Signs so far point to it … Continue reading

Autumn in the Alps……….

Another gorgeous autumn day in the French Alps. This time of year is fantastic for hiking, mountain biking and let’s … Continue reading

Change in the tax regulations