10th June (Mountain Sleepover)

Discovery – The morning consisted of packing for the two day excursion to Emosson,where they would be staying in a mountain chalet, with restaurant. After a delicious lunch at Les Elfes the monitors ensured they had all the necessary clothing and equipment, then got onto the bus for the journey to Emosson. On arrival the…

Sunday 9th June

Everybody awoke, got to know each other at breakfast and separated into their separate groups, Discovery, Explorers and Pioneers. Between the hours of 11 and 12, all students went to Languages. followed by lunch. Later the Discovery group enjoyed a good treasure hunt around the local town of Verbier, while the explorers enjoyed a trip…

Summer Session 1, Saturday 8th June

First day of summer, the weather was great, full sunshine all day. throughout the day the students arrived, some from all over the world. Having traveled all day the students were shown to their rooms, had some time to chill out and unpack, while being shown into their groups, age accordingly. Later in the evening…

Zermatt skiing day 4

This morning we all woke up to 40cm of snow in the village. It was delightful to see. We are all very lucky to experience this amazing site. The students progressed very quickly today and they all had a fantastic day. After a great day of skiing we went back to the hotel for a…

Skiing in Zermatt day 3

Today the weather was slightly different to the past two days, today was special. On the top of the mountain high above the clouds it was snowing hail stones. The students were amazed to be a part of this amazing sight. The students were so very excited  and proud as almost everyone made it to…

Skiing in Zermatt Day 2

This morning the children woke up very excited. They could not wait to get their skis back on. Most of the students progressed very quickly and today they will be going on the T-Bar so that they can ski down the mountain. The students arrived at the top of the mountain and started showing the…

Skiing in Zermatt day 1

This morning the children enjoyed a beautiful breakfast at the hotel. They gathered their ski clothing together and headed for the slopes. After the gondola ride to 3000 meters above seas level the students stepped on their skis for the first time. The snow conditions are fantastic and the weather was beautiful. The Matterhorn looked…

Zermatt Arrival Day

Today the students gathered their belongings to head to Zermatt for the week. In Zermatt they will learn how to ski with our experienced ski instructors. After a beautiful journey through the Valleys and Swiss Alps we arrived in Zermatt. The students were amazed to see the Matterhorn for the first time. This mountain towers…

Chocolate and Cheese Factory. Sightseeing & Shopping in Vevey

The children set off nice and early for today’s excursion. First they went to the cheese factory, Switzerland is famous for the cheese and today the children got to try different types of cheese. After they headed to the chocolate factory for guided tour on the history of chocolate and the production or chocolate. A great experience for everyone… and…