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Meribel Chalet Recipes – Chicken Confit

June 8, 2013 no comments
Meribel Chalet Recipes - Chicken Confit 01

For those missing their catered ski holiday in Meribel, we’ll let you into a few French  cooking secrets to ease your cravings. At Ski Basics, you enjoying a delicious home-cooked meal is important to us, so we handpick the best recipes to please all palates while still providing you with a nutritious diet suitable for […]

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Summer Walking Trails in Meribel

June 6, 2013 no comments
Geo-caching in Meribel

While the snow may not be falling on the pretty Meribel chalets, it doesn’t mean that our  favorite French town has packed up for the summer. Oh no, there’s still a lot to do in the Alps when the weather gets warm, so if you don’t fancy taking to the rolling countryside by water or […]

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Parapenting the 3 Valleys

April 18, 2013 no comments

For those non skiiers out there who don’t fancy clipping in for a week but still want to  explore the mountains on a Meribel chalet holiday, or any adrenaline junkies out there just looking to push their limits, we can recommend parapenting from personal recommendation. Originating from paragliding, you’ll be strapped to a qualified instructor […]

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Top non-skiing outdoor activities in Meribel

February 22, 2013 no comments

As avid skiers and snowboarders here in Meribel, as soon as the first flakes started to fall in November we were dying to get on the slopes after a long summer of deprivation.  For all of us working out here, 5 months is a long time to ski 7 days a week, but thankfully we’ve […]

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What is a Catered Ski Holiday? Our Complete Guide

January 10, 2012 no comments
What you get will of course depend on the company that you decided to book your catered ski holiday with. However, when looking at things from a Ski Basics perspective…

So Firstly, What Is Included in a Catered Ski Holiday?   What you get will of course depend on the company that you decided to book your catered ski holiday with. However, when looking at things from a Ski Basics perspective… Your own private chalet Chalet Cook / Host Driver Service (to the slopes between […]

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