Magazine Chamonix

  • The Pas in the Void, '' attraction to sensation of the Aiguille du Midi

    L'Aiguille du Midi

    The Aiguille du Midi, the iconic peak of Chamonix in the Mont Blanc Massif, an already spectacular site, was develop a new attraction dizzying. This is a kind of box in a fully transparent glass, suspended in the void. The view of the Alps mountains is breathtaking! Below our feet, sheer emptiness, because the Aiguille du Midi peaks still to 3842 meters and the cage is suspended to 1035 meters ... feeling assured and a small thrill probably before climbing in vacuo. This cab suspension can withstand a load of 1500 kg (it leaves room for the size), winds at 220 km / h max heat 60 & deg; C [...]

  • A campsite in Chamonix: our best addresses

    L'Aiguille du Midi

    Chamonix, in the Savoy Alps, remains undoubtedly the most famous ski resort in France. But Chamonix town perched high, lives all year round and when the snow disappears from the slopes, the ski lifts close and the tourist crowds are divided, the mountain takes a different look and offer new pleasures. Because in Chamonix, plethora of activities are available from the spring, with a slogan: the outdoors! Cycling and mountain biking, beautiful hikes, paragliding, tree climbing ... Alpine scenery revived, and Mont Blanc is still there, overlooking Chamonix and its valley. As a bonus, much less [...]

  • Getaway high altitude in Chamonix

    L'Aiguille du Midi

    In Chamonix, you have all the benefits of a stay in the pure mountain air and the opportunity to practice several types of winter sports. One can admire the sea of ​​ice and the white valley, but Chamonix is ​​also a city flowered. Tourist city par excellence, hotels are numerous. The most exclusive accommodation is in 'The caskets of La Soulane' and five stars. There is there a more direct view of the Mont Blanc massif. Hotel Eco label, the Eaglets Resorts and Spa promotes tourism with respect for nature and the economy of energy resources. In the center of Chamonix, you have the Mercure and [...]