also discovered the joys of snowmobile riding, led by the
enthusiastic Jacques, which is most exciting by headlamp!
new find is the friendly Hotel Le Vallon at Vars St Marie
were we had excellent lunches and caught the ski bus to
Vars. I have booked this for New Year 2003 and it will be
an alternative to the apartments we used in Risoul. This
will suit groups who wish to stay together.
still offers the best blend of being typically French, friendly
with a good lively social scene and extensive skiing. The
chalet and apartments in Risoul and the Hotel in Vars St
Marie are all available for 2003 with, I hope, better snow.
Ian Rigg April 2002