1. Rich and varied properties Think of the Alps and your mind wanders to the quintessential log cabin topped with snow. France’s Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is home to a number of these classic properties, but there’s also a range of other styles worth…
Winter Sports Holidays in FranceYour guide to skiing and winter sports in France
Take a minute or two to think back to when you were a child. Whether taking a leap of faith to dive off the highest board at swimming, or going stabiliser-free on your trusty old bike, all it took was…
The French Pyrénées offer some challenging and exciting skiing to rival the best resorts in the world, while still retaining local authenticity.
Skiing in France explained: check out who skis in France, where they go and more with this this handy infographic
As ski lifts whir into action in the Vosges, Gillian Thornton thinks about summer amongst the lakes and mountains around Gérardmer.
Skiing in France is something of a ‘no-brainer’. France has the biggest ski area in the world, laying claim to an unbelievable 30% of the world’s surface area devoted to the sport.
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 to give you head start in organising your ideal winter break.
When thinking about summer holidays in France, rustic villages and turquoise swimming pools doubtless spring to mind. Florence Derrick serves up ten holiday ideas which prove that France’s mountains shouldn’t be overlooked as a summer destination…