Fear shouldn’t put you off pursuing the most amazing experiences that life has to offer.

Moving to a foreign country to find work can be a bit daunting, so here is a rundown of the most popular ski season jobs available, and how to get them.

  I’m sorry I haven’t posted in a while. Sometimes the best part of traveling is just taking a step back and not doing anything at all. Well, except maybe snowboarding. And the not-so-catchily named  Chalet Pierra Menta 2 in La Plagne was the perfect place to do just that. Having worked the last two …

  Reigning down on lesser villages from an actual elevation of 1747, it seems the so called Courchevel 1850 is  falling short of more than just 103m… Atmosphere for a start… While France is hardly renowned for the charm of its ski resorts, I have to say that I expected more from the ‘playground of …

  While I spent roughly a third of my time as a housekeeper asking myself what I was doing with my life, it was almost worth it for some of the stories that I’ve got from the season… In this sequel I focus on the more entertaining side of my time as a housekeeper…   …

For about five months of the year I like to take a break from my busy lifestyle of traveling the world /sponging off my mum to actually do some proper paid work in French ski resorts. This year, that mostly consisted of cleaning up after disgruntled Russians and unruly Brits in one of the most …

Having just got back from working a winter season in Courchevel, I decided to reflect on some important (and not so important) things that I’ve learnt over the last few months… There is a dog whose job it is to find people after an avalanche. And he has special doggy goggles! You should never, ever, …

Converting my mum to France…

View this post on Instagram The three musketeers emBARKING on our roadtrip! #barkingmad #dogonholiday #roadtrip #dogsofinstagram #shepsky #schnitzelface #bitchesbelike #travelgram #instatravel #wanderlust #campervan #eurotrip2015 #selfie #bitfirstletmetakeaselfie #humanswholookliketheirdogs A post shared by Kiki (@kikir_s) on Oct 27, 2015 at 5:47pm PDT As a pretty dedicated Francophile, it has always frustrated me somewhat that my mum- who …