Hotel Manali

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There had been a lot of fresh snow, so our drive through the winding roads up to Courchevel Moriond had been spectacular on this dark January winter’s evening. We eventually arrived at the Manali at 1650 metres; at first we were not sure if it was the entrance or the back of the hotel that... Read more »

The Alpina Gstaad

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We just skirted the centre of town and made the small climb up towards our destination, once we turned off the main road the excitement began. We entered a tunnel like no other which might have been some kind of dimensional portal because we seemed to enter the lair of the type that most Bond... Read more »