Posts Tagged“France”

Best places to enjoy spring skiing in the French Alps


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,…

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…

5 best weekend getaways in Europe


Has the pressure of living and working in London begun to get to you? These best weekend getaways in Europe will go a long way to recharging your batteries, so you can get to kicking butt in your everyday life! 1) Dublin, Ireland A short hop across the Irish Sea from England, the capital of Ireland contains many charms that will occupy you from the start of your weekend away from home. Apart from the usual assortment of cathedrals, museums and other beautiful buildings, those that enjoy a good tipple will be well attended to, as it is here where…