Skiing may claim to be the height of sophistication—the stuff of Chamonix and Gstaad.
Places like Verbier, Chamonix, or St. Moritz offer all the Alpine charms, but with a hint of glamour and style.
But Pasang outpaced them, impressed her instructors and won a scholarship for more training in Chamonix, France.
When he reached Chamonix the next day he was so worn out that he slept twenty-four hours at a stretch.
The guides I had chosen were all from Argentire, a village six kilometres from Chamonix.
Here we breakfasted, and exchanged our carriage for one that had just conveyed a party from Chamonix.
And it will be a great thing for Chamonix, in the matter of attracting tourists.
At ten o'clock the man in charge of the "Cabane," feeling uneasy at their not having arrived, sent to Chamonix for assistance.
He even said, once, that he wished there was a lunatic asylum in Chamonix.
A frightful tragedy was once witnessed through the Chamonix telescopes.