Archive for the ‘Skiing’ Category

MIDI-PYRÉNEES – ski in the beautiful Pyrenees mountains …

The Midi-Pyrénees  is spread over eight departments. It’s impossible to cover all of the different property markets in this small blog, but the golden rule being that; rural property is cheaper, while property in, or close to big towns such as Toulouse, comes at a premium. Three of the départments touch the Spanish border. The […]

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MIDI PYRÉNÉES – Get ready for better value skiing …

You might be mislead in thinking that the Pyrénées are simply a poor man’s ‘Alps’ when it comes to skiing, but that’s far from the reality. Yes, there’s less skiing in total here and overall it’s probably not as challenging. And yes, the Pyrénées lacks the glamour and full-on buzziness of the Alpine skiing scene. However […]

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