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History of the Hotel Mirabeau 1974 Construction of the hotel and management by Chris Stuckelberger. Of Norwegian origin, Chris came to Verbier on the advice of her mother-in-law, who already lived in Verbier and worked there as a secretary. 1985 Purchase of the hotel after 10 years of management. 1985 […]
Kris Stuckleberger, the much-loved chatelaine of the Hotel Mirabeau, tells us her story from when arrived in Verbier in the early 1960s
Lynne’s photos of a Televerbier freeby for chalet company reps to Italy. Some of the people include Christian Saarbach, Annie Mcclure, Jonathan Lang, Mike Roberts, Della Brown
Marko’s photos of Ski Service’s 50th anniversary party at King’s Bar.
HP Gubler kindly provided these photos of the early days of Ski Service from 1972-78. 2022 is their 50th anniversary!
Bruce Paterson’s Verbier photos from the 80s and 90s uploaded to our Facebook Group. If you want to know the identities of everyone, look in the Fb group.
Although this Anecdote was published in 2022 it concerns the building of this chalet in 1937. This article was first published in ‘les Echos de Dranse’
Lengthy document setting out André Guinnard’s thoughts on the evolution and development of tourism in Verbier and Bagnes
A speech delivered by André Guinnard to a conference on the future of tourism and his vision for its development in the Alps and in Verbier
Interview with Gert (“Gerre”) Petterson, a well known member of the Swedish community in Verbier. Gerre first came to Verbier in 1974. Over about 40 minutes he tells his story, how he worked at any job to begin with then joined Sportresor and never looked back. He now lives in […]
Lindsay first came to Verbier in 1971 to work for Murison Small as a chalet host. She returned in the early 80s and has been in Verbier ever since. She is a serious botanist, has done a myriad of jobs – research assistant, cooking, hosting, ski instructor etc – and […]
Carolyn’s FB photos of her seasons with Bladon Lines as a rep and time with Activity Travel
Gill Simpson (formerly Glasgow) gave us some photos from the early 80s with her then husband, Simon, and sons James & Tom. Simon was one of the founders of Mountain Air
Article by André Guinnard on the current challenges to inhabitants of the Alps
Various portrait photos contributed by several photographers of Verbier personalities who were here in the 70s & 80s. Some never left!
Various portrait photos of Verbier personalities in the 70s and 80s contributed by several photographers. Some are still in Verbier!
A collection of portrait photos contributed by several photographers of Verbier people who were in Verbier in the 70s and 80s and some still are…
Various portrait photos of Verbier people who were here in the 70s & 80s – some still are.
Cartoon of Francis de La Luge a much loved bar & restaurant

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