On Tuesday, Jason & I are being whisked away by AirFrance & Club Med to experience six days of snow filled adventures in the French Alps!!!
Being me, I have been planning everything I need to pack for the last 2 weeks (or possibly 3)! Today I finally brought the last few pieces I needed and have successfully packed just x1 suitcase & x1 hand luggage bag. Trust me, this was no easy feat!
You would think that all I need is simply ski gear & a few casual pieces, however with an amazing itinerary provided, including skiing, yoga, spa pools, beautiful dinners, cocktail parties and much more - I have managed to pack for all weather & occasions. Below is a list of what to pack for a French Alps escape...
THE ABSOLUTE ESSENTIALS:
- Passport &/or Drivers License
- Travel Insurance - I would suggest getting cover for Winter Skiing too
- Itinerary - add all your flight details onto your phone so they are easy to access too.
- Emergency Numbers - Family, Travel Agent, Embassy
- Wallet & Credit / Eftpos Card
- Iphone & Charger (international adaptor as well)
TRAVEL NO BRAINERS:
TIP: Always pack in outfits - and just to be safe, always take a couple of extra tops. In terms of heavy coats - wear this on the plane & store it under or above your seat to save room in your suitcase.
DRESS IT UP
TIP: To avoid creases in your favourite dress or pant, always roll your delicates & more dressy items.
SKIING & SPORTS:
TIP: Layering is key. Check the long range weather forecast as well so that you are prepared for all conditions.
Follow my travels over the next 10 days on Instagram @anorganisedlife. I'm heading to Club Med Peisey-Vallandry and Club Med Val Thorens Sensations! Beyond excited for what this adventure holds!