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Best places to enjoy spring skiing in the French Alps

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Looking to shred some powder before spring arrives in earnest? The French Alps has some of the longest-lived snow in Europe, making it the logical place to plan one last holiday in the mountains. If you are undecided on where to plan your ski holidays in France, read on below, as one of the following resorts is sure to be a good fit for you and your traveling companions. 1) Chamonix First developed in 1760, Chamonix has managed to remain one of the top winter resorts in the French Alps for centuries. Despite Chamonix’s reputation for being an expert’s mountain,…

Corinthia Hotels: Visit Budapest In Style

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With its unique winding back streets and several UNESCO World Heritage Sites make Budapest an ideal destination for explorers. After being overlooked for a long period of time, the city has finally surfaced as one of Europe’s most beloved capitals. It’s thrilling and epic, marked by elegant boulevards, faded grandeur, and buzzing nightlife that does not seem to care much about the day of the week. However, many Hungarians agree that Budapest is much more than what meets the eye. You may be surprised to find out that you can get tickets to a Johann Strauss opera for a fraction…

How to Keep Your Ski Holiday Costs in Meribel Down Low

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Source: (http://www.freeimages.com/photo/trois-valees-france-2004-1537970) We can all agree that skiing is an activity that usually requires rather deep pockets, especially in such a beautiful place as Meribel, considered one of the best French ski resorts. Even if you think you’ve found a great deal online, with so many extra things to shell out for, that cheap getaway can soon turn into an expensive nightmare. Skiing tends to be viewed by most as a holiday that only the rich and well off people can afford, nowadays this isn’t the case. Skiing has become far more affordable now and can cost less than a…

Celebrate the End of a Tough Project with Snow and Laughs in Meribel

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Getting to the end of a big project at work is a monumental achievement and one that you will want to celebrate. So where will you go to do this in great style? The good news is that Meribel is a terrific spot to go to relax after a tough project ends. There are numerous reasons for choosing to head here to one of the best French Alps resorts to mark this important time. Treat Your Team to a Quality Break You are probably very proud of your team for getting a demanding piece of work completed. There is little…

Best French Ski Getaways

Best French Ski Getaways

France is famous for its wine, food, culture, and countryside. They are also home to some of the best skiing in the world. When going skiing (or snowboarding) in France, not only do you enjoy the beauty of the mountains but you will also get to indulge in the other luxuries of French culture. Here are some of the best French ski getaways. La Plagne Lay Plagne is often considered one of the best ski resorts in the world. La Plagne was home to the 1992 Winter Olympics and is a perfect place to relax in luxury at night while traversing…

Top Galway Traditional Music Pubs

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Galway is a city that attracts visitors with little effort. The thriving population, infused with new student blood every year, loves its festivals of which there are a bewildering variety. Galway loves its history and has many great historical attractions dotted around the City of the Tribes but what brings tourists and Irish native alike running to this European city is the authentic sense of Irish culture that you can imbibe in the city. Traditional music is a key component in that authentic atmosphere with some of Ireland’s best musicians plying their trade and enjoying their music on a nightly…

What Makes Northern Ireland Such a Popular Tourist Destination?

There are many reasons as to why Northern Ireland is considered a must-see destination for tourists around the world. Northern Ireland has indeed made a comeback for itself over the years, and it now rebounded economically and culturally after The Good Friday Agreement, which was a power-sharing contract that was seeking to promote and foster peace and cooperation. Even in times of heartache for Northern Ireland, this location has always been high ranking on the sightseeing agenda for many. Northern Ireland Attractions Many different attractions have tourists flocking from all parts of the world. These attractions are magnificent and will…

Top tips for visiting Disneyland in Paris

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It might be more than twenty years old, but Disneyland in Paris is still one of Western Europe’s biggest highlights. A trip to Disneyland is guranteed fun for the entire family, but bear in mind that the park is so big you’ll need to plan ahead of time to make the most of it. To help you out, here’s a selection of Disneyland Paris’ top attractions not to be missed! Disney Parade The Disney Parade is a daily attraction. A flotilla of themed floats that feature all your favorite Disney characters, the show lasts for about twenty minutes and starts…

Best UK Holiday Destinations For Age 20+

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Photo by CC user fotofan1 on pixabay London There’s no denying that London is the most fascinatingly diverse city in Britain (and Europe as well), and what many visitors to London find attractive is the way that many parts of the city are geared towards particular interests. Oxford Street is a Mecca for shoppers, the district of Soho is synonymous with adult entertainment, and Camden in north London retains a Bohemian atmosphere with its many markets. Many other London districts have similar claims to fame, and exploring London is an exhausting but rewarding and fulfilling activity. For great pubs, nightclubs, restaurants…

Top 4 Things to do in Rome

If you are planning trip to Italy then a visit to the capital Rome is one that simply can’t be missed. This ancient capital id drenched in the history from the the time when Roman and it’s Empire was the centre of the World. The result of such global influence on the Rome has left behind a stunning European City that is quintessentially Italian and adored by thousand of tourist who visit each year. There is so many things to see and do in Rome that one trip simply won’t be enough to cover it all, so to help make sure…