Running with Julia

Alpinehikers and Run the Alps is happy to introduce Julia Maxwell as our first ever summer intern. Throughout the summer of 2018, Julia will be running, hiking and exploring the Alps, and is sending us her thoughts as a first time visitor to the world of the Alps.

Running with Julia: an interview with Patrizia and Andrea Brunet, the owners of the family run Bouton d’Or Hotel in Courmayeur, Italy

Courmayeur is one of our favorite stops on the Tour du Mont Blanc – classy and atmospheric, with great views and a pedestrian-only main road.  The attractive wood and stone architecture almost has a medieval feel to it.  Most of our itineraries include two nights in Courmayeur so you can slow down and appreciate the   Continue Reading →