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Sommer in den Bergen dews VAl D’Annviers

(English below) So wie das Rhonetal, das mit 300 Tagen Sonnenschein im Jahr für sich wirbt so wird auch das Val D’Anniviers von vielen Stunden Sonne verwöhnt.  Doch viele Stunden Sonnenschein machen noch keinen Sommer. So stellten wir uns in diesem Jahr wiederholt die...

Bike and Sound excitement

August is here and people are loving the amazing weather we have been blessed with so far. So many activites to do here in Les Mountains, so whats the next big thing happening in Champery?? The one and only Bike &Sound ! Imagine this, bikes, music, sun and fun....

Opération géranium

Une histoire de géranium Lorsque Grimentz construisit sa première église en 1831, on raconte que les dames du village étaient tellement contentes de ne plus descendre à Vissoie, qu’elles commencèrent à garder des plantes sur leur blacon pour décorer...

Living in a Tourist Town

There are many things interesting about living in a place where others come for a vacation. I can always tell it is high season by simply going to the Coop, the supermarket of the village and seeing the usually bare shelves so full, they are almost over flowing. When...

Stormy Mountain Weather

Living in the mountains is a very interesting experience. You are in a what seems to be small confined area, yet everyday I find myself taking a new turn on a road I have never been on before, as well as checking the weather several times a day. Why? Because in the...

20th Rue Artisanale

Champery is excited for the 20th Rue Artisanale this year. I love this market. It is one of my favorites because not only to you get to experience a bunch of new yummy homemade treats and cool products for your home, you also get to meet the people behind them and ask...

Chalet les Rahâs, video presentation

Click on this youtube link and Visit phase 1 of our project “Le Chalet les Rahâs by Mrs Miggins” with this aerial and terrestrial video that presents a virtual tour the exterior and interior of Chalet les Rahâs. The drone makes it possible to present the exceptional...

Multiple Activities with our Multi Pass

http://www.miggins.ch/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/multipass.mp4 This time of year up here in the Alps is so beautiful. As all the snow is melting away and the sun is shining, the gorgeous lush alps really come to life. It almost feels like you live in a post card the...

Summer in the Alps

Well its that time again, sun is shining, flowers are blooming and the snow is gone. So now what do we do if we can’t ski you ask? Here in Champery we are so lucky to have plenty outdoor activities to enjoy, here are a few ideas to keep you busy in this beautiful...

Rally du Chablais celebrates its 15th year

Champery is always excited to host the Rally du Chablais, and this year is the big 15! The fast car race brings quite and ambiance to this small quaint village. Starting off with the first pass at 8:15 am, check out the daring drivers who do the tour all the way to...

2018 is the year of the bike in Beautiful Switzerland

More and more people are choosing to spend their holidays on 2 wheels these days. And what a place to do it in the rolling Alps. The Swiss national Tourism board has made this summer `The Year Of The Bike`   summer campaign on cycling, and Mrs Miggins is excited to...

Come and Experience the Winter Fairy Tale

  Thick white snowflakes that transform the landscape into a blossom white carpet and silence that soothes our ears. How enchanted the world seems to us. Over the past years quite often this was only a short dream as the snow was melting too fast. But...

Baby its cold outside…

By Sheri Snow is here, the air is crisp and the soup is on. It almost feels like summer was just here a short moment ago. So now what? How do we adapt to winter? Take out your winter jackets and warm fuzzy boots and try a few of these ideas to enjoy blasting into...

Curling Excitment returns to Champéry

Well folks, its that time of year again, its the International Curling Tournament, here in our very own Champery. This is the 3rd year for the World Mixed Curling Championship to be held at the Palladium, starting October 6-14, 2017. This year has even broke records...

Summer Time in Champéry

Well, the sun is shining and boy are we happy to be high up in the mountains the last few weeks. Summer is officially here and we couldn’t be more excited. The Lodge Champéry is happy to offer our clients the chance to explore the gorgeous Apls at a small price using...

Red and White Pride on the 1st of August

By Sheri – The Lodge Champéry by Mrs Miggins One of my favorite time if year to be in Champery is the 1st of August. The buzz of the village, music playing, home made treats to taste, and red and white flags of Swiss Pride, hanging proudly for all to see.  This...

Bikerparadies Val D’Anniviers

Grimentz – Chalet Les Rahâs Par Miriam Seit der heute über die Grenzen der Schweiz hinaus bekannte Grand Raid – ein MountainBikeRennen von Verbier nach Grimentz – vor über 25 ins Leben gerufen wurde erfreut sich der Radsport auch in den Alpen immer grösserer...

Summer Camps for the Kiddies

Not sure what to do this summer with your little ones?  Look no further, we have the answer. Come join us in Champéry and let your kids get active and creative with our Summer Camp at the Palladium sports centre, located just beside The Lodge. These camps are created...

Think global – drink local

By Miriam – Chalet Les Rahâs, Grimentz Bien sûr, le Valais attire une clientèle amoureuse de la nature, passionnée de neige et de randonnée. Evidemment, la raclette tient ses racines culinaires ici en Valais et a maintenant eu le temps de créer sa réputation...

Früh aus den Federn…

By Miriam – Grimentz Urlaub,  das bedeutet für die meisten von uns so ganze ohne tönende Weckhilfe so lange zu schlafen wie der Körper es selbst bestimmt.  Gewiss, das klingt verlockend. Und doch lohnt es sich diesem Verlangen ein Schnippchen zu schlagen und...

End of the ski season, but just the beginning of Summer fun!

By Sheri – The Lodge Champéry Well as we all can see by the neverending rays of sunshine, Winter 2016/17 is slowly coming to and end. But that doesn’t mean all frowns around here. Champéry has tons of exciting things in store for the next few weeks of April to...

Win a 2 night stay with us at The Lodge Champéry!

Looking for a little escape? Or even a stay-cation? Well Mrs. Miggins has teamed up with World Radio to give you just that. We are happy to announce that from now until March 31, 2017, you have a chance to win a 2 night stay here at The Lodge Champéry! The winner will...

Photoshooting – Les Rahâs

The making off – die Inszenierung unserer neuen Appartements Wenn wir neue Gäste in Les Rahâs begrüssen, hören wir immer wieder, dass die Fotos auf unserer Website und der unserer Partner die Wahl nach Grimentz zu kommen erheblich anregten . Doch hier angekommen sei...

March events in Champéry and Grimentz

By Sheri Let it snow, Let it snow, Let it snow!! I am excited to say that when I look out the window right now, all I see are perfect chalet roof tops covered in beautiful white snow. I can not say the whole season so far has been like this, but better late than never...

The Winter Vacation for the Non-Skier

By Sheri Winter vacation is a very popular type of get away for many. Snow falling, fondue by the fire, and of course, apres-ski. But what about if you are more of the skip the ski day and go directly to the apres? Just because you are not willing to put on boots,...

Fun in the Sun with ESS Kids Club – Champéry

By Sheri « Today we are visiting one of the best little places in Champéry, our kids club! » Conveniently located right next to The Lodge Champéry, I went by to see Nicole, the director of, should I say, happiest place in the Village. I wanted to get to know what a...

« Dining, One of the greatest pleasures in life »

By Sheri « Vacation », what do you think about when you hear that word? For me, one of the first things I think about is all the delicious food I can eat. The great thing now a day, is you can quickly look up a restaurant review on sites such as Trip Advisor to see...

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