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As promised in my recent article on Orelle - “A little gem with a big secret”- here is some more information about accommodation at the 3 star Hameau des Eaux d’Orelle residence. At the opposite end of the 3 Vallées ski area from Courchevel, Orelle really is at the opposite end on the ski resort scale with a low-key, genuine and unpretentious atmosphere which counts for the accommodation too. This attractive chalet-style residence perches on the hillside overlooking Orelle with pretty views ... Read more ›
The tiny, unpretentious ski resort of Orelle in the beautiful Maurienne mountain range in Savoie, France, is not for those who like to eat in stylish restaurants and be seen in a different trendy bar every night!
This low-key ski resort is for serious skiers who don’t want to pay the high prices in the neighbouring world-famous ski resorts or change for dinner every night, but who do want to have access to the endless ski slopes in the world’s largest ski area! ... Read more ›
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|14 Mar||Skiing technique: How to control your speed|