Now in its 40th year, the Marathon du Mont Blanc is once again returning to Chamonix. The Marathon started out as a challenging, single day 23km race. Today, the marathon has expanded into a 3 day event with a variety of 8 races: Mont-Blanc 90km, 42km, 23km,10km, the Vertical km, Mini-Cross, Duo Étoilé (a nocturnal […] Read more
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We are very happy here at Insted to be welcoming this weekend the first Overland group for Summer 2018! This is our 10th year working with Overland and we will be joined this Saturday in Chamonix by the group leaders, Emma and Trevor. Following closely behind will be the 12 Overland Summer students who will […] Read more
Come and join our French Intensive course at Insted this summer! Want to develop your French skills? Our French Study Intensive course is starting this Monday, 18th June 2018. Classes will take place Monday to Friday, were beginner and intermediate students are welcome to join one of our groups for 1-9 weeks. Come and challenge your […] Read more
Want to unlock your language learning potential? Immerse yourself this summer in Chamonix, learn French at Insted and spend your free time hiking, climbing or mountain biking in the beautiful Alps. If you are not already familiar with Insted, our language school is located in the heart of Chamonix, 500m from the Aiguille du Midi […] Read more
Summer in Chamonix is heating up, with the weather being perfect for mountain biking, hiking, climbing or even just a spot of sunbathing. Here are some events this month definitely worth checking out! Catherine Kartal has her art exposition “Ski-Snow-Sun: winter is over” at the Brasserie La Poitnière (Place Balmat, Chamonix) until the end of […] Read more
Here in Chamonix we are approaching the calmness of interseason! The town is much quieter but there are still some good events going on in the month of May. The Chamonix Market will be held every Saturday at the Place du Mont Blanc. You will find the best local produce including bread, cheese, fruit, vegetables, […] Read more
At Insted Language School in Chamonix Mont Blanc, you can climb, hike, trail run and bike this summer whilst studying the French language. Want to study French this summer? Our intensive French courses will begin on the 11th June 2018, suitable for beginner and intermediate level. Starting every Monday, you are welcome to join our Study Flex […] Read more