Thursday 27th June (Excursion Day)

Discovery – For the Discovery group, the excursion took place at mines de sel, very famous salt mines known all over the world. this trip took them deep into the tunnels, given a full feature presentation and explanation of how the area was mined. As for the afternoon, this was spent shopping around the local area. Explorers – Today the…

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…