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  • Font Romeu
     

    Skiing at Font Romeu and Les Angles

    By Katy Dartford The French ski resorts of Font Romeu and Les Angles offer an unusual mix of family friendly, sunshine skiing, history and culture, and a passion for food all in the heart of the Catalan Pyrenees.. Dazzling incongruous out of the early spring landscape of the valley of […]

     
     
  • Club la Costa Alpine Centre
     

    Club la Costa Ski Resort, Zell am See

    Often, when you think of Austria, you think of the Mozart, The Sound of Music, yodeling, wide open spaces, and of course – skiing. Austria has hosted the winter Olympics twice and at the last winter Olympics in Turin, Team Austria won no less than 20 medals in skiing disciplines […]

     
     
  • Risoul Ski Resort
     

    Risoul Ski Resort, Southern Alps

    Travel writer Katy Dartford visits the ski resort of Risoul in the southern Alps of France. Winding between the slender Larch trees in knee deep power with just enough space to twist and glide through their spindly path. It’s as if the seedlings were planted with the off piste skier […]

     
     
  • Skiing at les Saisies
     

    Skiing in Les Saisies

    Travel writer Jenna Powell jets off to the French Alps for Eurodestination where she experiences skiing for the first time! She finds a beautiful ski resort with lots of snow, here’s the report on her stay…. Les Saisies … A beautiful village resort at the foot of Mont Blanc. At […]

     
     
  • Mulberry Harbour in Normandy
     

    Short Breaks in Normandy

    by Trevor Claringbold. Normandy may not have the beauty of its southern neighbour, the Loire Valley, or the dramatic coastline that Brittany to the west has. But it’s pretty rolling countryside, and pleasant sandy beaches are supplemented by some intriguing cities, centuries of history, and, above all, one of the […]

     
     
  • St. Raphael Luxury Resort, Limassol, Cyprus
     

    St. Raphael Luxury Resort, Limassol, Cyprus

    Travel Journalist, David Powell, visits the stunning island of Cyprus to report for Eurodestination where he finds not only a fabulous climate but also the St Raphael – an award winning, all inclusive 5 star Resort suitable for families and couples alike. Cyprus is a friendly welcoming island with glorious […]

     
     
  • Hotel Mangart, Bovec, Slovenia

    The Hotel Mangart is right on the edge of the charming small town of Bovec, a mecca for adventure sports enthusiasts and walkers alike. With its access to the majestic Julian Alps, a white water rafting, climbing, kayaking, canyoning or a simple walking trip is just minutes away from the […]

     
     
  • Touring the Loire Valley by Train
     

    Touring the Loire Valley by Train

    A first-hand experience of the Loire, by Patricia Gilbert, who travelled by Eurostar and TGV I was a little apprehensive about my trip. The guide books all said that the only practical way to tour the castles of France’s Loire Valley was by car. But since I consider driving in […]

     
     
  • Venice Piazza San Marco
     

    Venice by Train

    by Robert Lidster For a long time I had thought about alternative ways of joining cruise ships abroad other than flying, although I am a great fan of flying I wanted to try something, well a little more romantic. So I put together a cruise out of Venice with travel […]

     
     
  • Mont st Michel
     

    Motoring Breaks in Normandy

    Trevor Claringbold Normandy may not have the beauty of its southern neighbour, the Loire Valley, or the dramatic coastline that Brittany to the west has. But it’s pretty rolling countryside, and pleasant sandy beaches are supplemented by some intriguing cities, centuries of history, and, above all, one of the friendliest […]

     
     
  • A Beginners Guide to Nice
     

    A Beginners Guide to Nice

    by Trevor Claringbold A chic, elegant, glamorous retreat, much loved by the rich and famous. That’s the popular impression of Nice, and certainly one the city would prefer those who have never been to continue to believe in. The truth, however, is nowhere near the sparkling image. It’s the fifth […]

     
     
  • Tips for Exploring the Loire Valley
     

    Tips for Exploring the Loire Valley

    by Trevor Claringbold Known with some justification as ‘The Heart of France’, the Loire Valley, more than any other region, really epitomises rural France. Images of the area adorn tourist posters and travel brochures, and every summer coaches converge here from across Europe. The whole area is littered with some […]

     
     
  • Driving the back roads through the French Alps
     

    Driving the back roads through the French Alps

    by Trevor Claringbold How many people speed down the motorways to the south of France and completely miss some of the country’s – if not Europe’s – most beautiful and spectacular scenery? Of course, it takes a bit longer, but there’s no better way to see the real countryside than […]

     
     
  • Franche Comte – The Jura Region
     

    Franche Comte – The Jura Region

    by Katy Dartford Glimmering pale golden yellow like the limestone rock faces of Baume-les-Messieurs, in the Jura region of south west Franche Comte, I sip a glass of its famous vin jaune or ‘yellow wine.’ My expectations are high, as recently an amateur wine group paid a record £48,000 for […]

     
     
  • Chateau Tilques
     

    A Visit to St. Omer

    by Robert Lidster My wife and I entered the French region of Nord-Pas-De- Calais via the port of Calais. The crossing from Dover onboard the P&O ferry ‘Spirit of France’ had taken 90 minutes and had been one of the smoothest Channel crossings that I have ever experienced. We were […]

     
     

Tenby flat with Seaviews

Panoramic views over Tenby town walls and beach

Tenby, Wales, United Kingdom
My place is close to great views, restaurants and dining, the beach, family-friendly activities, nightlife, town walls, parking. You’ll love my place because of the location, the ambience, the outd...