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Cool Things to Do in Chambéry, France

Cool Things to Do in Chambéry, France

Chambéry, France is not only an adorable Alpine village, but also historically intriguing! There are tons of things to do in this charming, historic city, close to the gorgeous Lac du Bourget, the largest natural lake in France, and thrilling ski resorts. This small city…

Fun Things To Do In Annecy, France

Fun Things To Do In Annecy, France

Annecy, France is a small French city with a delightful old town center that is alluring and attractive for visitors, both French and foreign. Even if you only have two days, you will have time to try all the great things to do in Annecy!…

Skiing in Morzine and Avoriaz, France

Skiing in Morzine and Avoriaz, France

Skiing in Morzine, gliding down the snow-covered hills of the Vallée de la Manche in the Savoie Mont Blanc region of France, we couldn’t hear a thing except the crunching of show under our feet. Visiting this popular French ski resort is one of those…

A Long Weekend in the Savoie Wine Region

A Long Weekend in the Savoie Wine Region

Let it be in your stills and in your storms,Fair Lake, in your cavorting sloping sides,In the black pine trees, in the savage rocksThat hang above your tides; Le Lac by Alphonse de laMartine Most of you have probably never heard of Alphonse de Lamartine…

Enjoy a Val Thorens Ski Holiday

Enjoy a Val Thorens Ski Holiday

There’s nothing like cold crisp air to make you feel alive. Even it you don’t ski often or well, you still feel healthy on a Val Thorens ski holiday, even after eating tons of tartiflette and cheese fondue. It’s clomping through snow and all the…

Easy Day Trips from Paris: Château Vaux-Le-Vicomte

Easy Day Trips from Paris: Château Vaux-Le-Vicomte

You arrive in the village of Maincy, turn down a long tree-lined avenue, and find yourself in the parking lot of le château de Vaux-Le-Vicomte. Entering through the gift shop, you really have no idea the wonders to come. Another easy day trip from Paris…