Tag: french alps

  • Tignes Transformation

    A hydro electric dam that was constructed in the 1950s led to the creation of two new settlements, namely Tignes Val Claret and Tignes les Broisses. Tignes Val Claret went on to become a popular ...

  • Val Thorens Ski Area

    Located at an altitude of 2,300 meters in the Tarentaise Valley of the French Alps, Val Thorens is the highest ski village in Europe, offering ski-in-ski-out convenience no matter where you ...

  • Night Clubs

    Most popular ski resorts have many vacation attractions in addition to skiing. Resorts that are reputed more for adults and not recognized as family vacation ski resorts reverberate with a very active night life. People on vacation want as much fun during the après-ski as during the day on the ski slopes. Many resorts all […]

  • France

    Skiing in France can be a truly remarkable and memorable experience. Ski resorts in France offer you a wide variety of accommodation options, from traditional villages to the modern ski-in/ski-out resorts. Large areas of snow and mountain are interlinked, creating perfect conditions for cross country skiing. French resorts are fantastic for the whole family to […]

  • Tignes

    One of the highest resorts in the French Alps, Tignes is a very popular ski vacation destination. Its main attractions are good, year-round snow coverage and a wide slope area. Tignes is an ideal family ski vacation resort offering a vast variety of piste terrain, suitable for all experience levels of skiers. High altitude resorts […]

  • Good Times for All at the 20th Derbe de la Meije

    Situated high in the French Alps, La Grave ski area will host the 20th Derby de la Meije from 2 to 4 April 2008. La Grave has a well earned reputation for offering some of the most challenging ...