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All the other things you can do on a ski holiday when there’s no snow

| blog, L&B World, World | December 31, 2015

(Picture: Metro)
We found snow in Les Arcs, but other resorts haven’t been so lucky (Picture: Metro)

We reach the summit of a long, windy trek through the French Alps to be met with a disheartening scene.

There is no snow.

Neighbouring mountains are an angry green, chairlifts are dead, and the usually white-drenched roof of Club Med in Peisey Vallandry, Les Arcs, is bone dry.

Any ski or snowboard fanatics will know it’s been a dismal start to the Europe 2015/16 winter season. The last substantial snowfall was on November 25, and the next forecasted dump wasn’t until December 29.

‘Don’t worry, we’ll make it snow for you,’ falsely-promised Saife, a Gentil Organisateur (G.O), who had instantly won our… Read the full story


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