Treat yourself to one of the best skiing resort of the French Alps

If winter sports are your thing, the French Alps is definitely the place to be. With miles and miles of skiing pistes covered in snow,” Les Portes du Soleil” (literally “The Sun’s Doors”), is actually one of the vastest skiing area of the world. And in this wonderful scenery one resort take the central location. […]

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Long distance travel: Tips to pack for a trip to Europe

When going to Europe from the US, you have to face the facts: you have a long flight ahead, and if you don’t want to bring multiple suitcases, you have to pack the smart way. Of course, if you are not staying long, it can be easier but chances are you might want to stay […]

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This is why you should choose Les Menuires to go skiing in the Alps

Choosing where to go skiing is not always an easy task. In the French Alps, there are many ski resorts offering a lot of activities. Some are better for families, others are great at welcoming groups, they all have their specialties. Here is an overview of what Les Menuires has to offer and this is […]

Travelling while studying is a great opportunity for students

Studying abroad: a great opportunity to travel

Travelling while studying is a great opportunity for students. It allows them to discover new countries and cultures while studying a language for example. There are different possibilities to travel when you are a student and also different types of trips. Here is a quick of summary of all the possibilities to travel while studying. […]

Choosing the best winter holidays

What type of winter holidays to choose?

Going on vacation in the Alps in winter is a wonderful idea. But you still have to choose the type of holidays you want. Do you want sports holidays where you spend the whole day on the slopes? Or relaxing holidays enjoying some spa time? You can also choose to discover nature in winter in […]

Summer fun in the Alpine resort of Les Arcs

The Alps were a summer holiday destination before winter sports really took off – and they continue to attract visitors right throughout the summer season. Ski resorts like Les Arcs France have taken increasingly imaginative approaches to cater to this clientele, with considerable success. When the snow stops, the fun doesn’t have to! There is […]

Provence: where history reigns supreme!

Provence’s history is sometimes overshadowed by its other attractions, such as its food and wine, its scenery and its climate. However, this region has been a hub for many civilizations over thousands of years, endowing Provence with its own, very special heritage. Provence: Greek and Roman influences Provence’s connection to Ancient Greece dates back to […]

Have you caught the big mountain skiing wave yet?

The practice of leaving the groomed snow of the ski slopes and swapping them instead for the thrill of the less-explored territory of the off-piste world is becoming more and more popular. There are many names for this approach to skiing: freeriding, back country skiing, big mountain skiing are just a few. As the conditions […]

Travelling to Europe : what sim card package should I choose?

Many travellers have become wise to the extremely high roaming charges levied on their calls and data usage when abroad. One of the most obvious solutions to this problem is a sim card package. You can buy country-specific packages, such as a France sim card or you can opt for the even greater flexibility of […]

Ski holidays in the French Alps and other winter sports too!

The typical French ski resort offers a lot more than just skiing. Once upon a time, ski holidays meant just that – skiing and lots of it. Nowadays, travellers are looking for more variety in their winter vacations, and ski holidays in the French Alps can give them variety galore! Alpine ski resort Val Thorens […]