Which ski resort should you choose?

With all the ski resorts on offer in France, the choice can become overwhelming when you’re planning your next skiing holiday. We’ve picked our top resorts for families and for skiers of varying abilities...

Places to ski or hike facing Mont Blanc

Ski or hike facing Mont Blanc! Here are some exclusive sites with a view of the stunning Alpine mountain range landscape during your skiing trip in the Jura Mountains. The Vattay The ideal spot for a...

Things to See and Do in Alsace

We highlight some of the more popular activities, attractions and places to visit Related articles: Great Wine Destinations: Alsace, Triumph over Adversity 12 Iconic Wine Estates to Visit in Alsace CHRISTMAS MARKETS The enchanting Alsatian tradition of the...

Les Angles Ski Resort in the Pyrenees

There’s a large wooden building near the top of the telecabin ski lift at Les Angles. It’s called the salle hors sac (which roughly translates as picnic bag room) and belongs to the local...

Ski Season in Grenoble

Grenoble is a vibrant city surrounded by three mountain ranges and more than 200 ski resorts.

I’m going training in the Jura Mountains!

My passions are downhill and cross-country skiing, so where should I train this winter? Discover the Monts Jura resort in order to take advantage of four ski areas with unique landscapes on Lake Geneva...

Thermal Spas in the Pyrénées

After a hard day of having fun on the slopes, what could be better than a nice long soak in steaming thermal water before joining friends for a drink? Sounds like the perfect added...

Top Secret Slopes

The peaks of the Vercors and the Belledonne ranges offer winter sports in delightful small resorts.

Skiing the Volcano

Volcano skiing in the Auvergne offers downhill thrills and cross-country adventures.

Great Travel Destinations: Auvergne, France’s Wild Child

Auvergne is untamed and rugged – a region of forests, mountains, remote farmland and dormant volcanoes, but it also has urban sophistication and culture. Dominic Bliss provides a fascinating perspective on this unique place Sooner...