Nordic skibums is a Facebook group that started 2011 by people with the passion and interests of the mountains. As an addition to facebook, Nordic skibums has recently launched a new web shop where you can buy and design cool items and take part of the Nordic skibums community. Insted and Nordic skibums will become […] Read more
Welcome to our blogThis blog was created to help our students and visitors in their quest to learn new languages and to share our passion for the mountains. If you like our posts, feel free to share them with your friends so we can help others to learn new languages and discover what Chamonix has to offer.
Well done, the film looks great! Active education has been using our classrooms in Chamonix for several years and we are super happy that they are coming this winter as well. They have released a cool video that we think shows how a season in Chamonix could look like, take a look! Read more
Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc Amazing race in the mountians Have you ever heard about a running competition that’s four times longer than a marathon and has a vertical ascent of 9600m ? Well, now you have. It is called Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc and is one of the most famous “ultra trail-running event” in the world and […] Read more
How to get to Chamonix? There are many ways to get to Chamonix and we will list the most common ways, hopefully it can help you out a bit. Fly to Chamonix Geneva airport Geneva airport is the most popular airport and it is only one hour drive from Chamonix. There is several airlines going to Geneva […] Read more
What should you bring to Chamonix? If it’s your first time going to Chamonix it can be tricky to know what to bring. We will try to help you out and tell you what we would bring, this doesn’t mean that you has to or that this checklist is all you need. Warm clothes – […] Read more
Wednesday night we invite you all to join us at Insted for a free film night! We will show you Malabar Princess on big screen, a French film with English subtitels, filmed on location in our own Chamonix and based on historical facts. Popcorn and drinks will be provided but feel free to bring your […] Read more