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Thank you

I have just been looking at and thinking about the website and thinking of the future of BigSmileAdventures and it looks bright. I think what we offer is small super personal trips for people. Where you are not just a client or a number…

First Snowshoe of the season

The snow has been falling for a few days now and friends had already been up high skiing but I am waiting for that. I awoke the other morning though opened up the shutters of the chalet and looked out across the valley towards…

Ladakh

It had been twenty years since I was in India and I must admit that when the plane touched down in Delhi, my heart was pumping my palms were sweaty and┬áthe adrenaline pounding around my body. But this is not a story of Delhi…

Julian Alps of Slovenia & Friuli

I live in the shadow of Mont Blanc, in fact I can see the summit from my kitchen window on a cloudless day. This is not a boast but just a fact that from my house I can see the tallest mountain in Western…

Men,Mules and Orchids.

Men,Mules and Orchids..

A Perfect day Snowshoeing

Since moving here to St martin just Outside the Chamonix valley, I have every morning opened the shutters of our chalet and looked across the valley at a ridge line and small wooded summit sitting underneath Les Fours Tete du Greppon and just to…

Christmas snow and ski

So that festive time of year is upon us again and this year although we live in Chamonix we have taken a family holiday over in Guillestre in the Qyueras national park in the Southern French Alps. According to local people here, they have…

Peru

I have been in Peru for 23 days now and finding time to update my blog has been quite hard but now with most of the exped┬ádone I have found a small breathing space. The youth expedition I have been leading here has been…