If recent festivities have left you feeling decidedly frazzled, a rejuvenating escape could be just what you need. Whether it’s a dip in a therapeutic mineral pool, or a bracing mountain walk amongst some of the world’s most stunning scenery, our guide has something for everyone. Get 2017 off to a happier and healthier start with our pick of the best places to realise your New Year’s resolutions in Europe.
Chocolate, bunnies and egg painting – the Easter holidays are nearly upon us. This colourful religious festival is celebrated across the world with everything from egg hunts to church services and, most importantly, time spent with family. To help you and your loved ones enjoy a fun escape away, check out our top Easter holiday ideas.
Following a stunning trail that cuts through the French and Swiss Alps, the Haute Route (High Route) is one of the most famous long distance walks in the world. Also known as an excellent course for skiers and cyclists, this epic pathway connects the two alpine towns of Chamonix and Zermatt and contains some of the most awe-inspiring natural scenery on the planet. The 12-day summer trek passes through two distinct cultural regions of France and Switzerland, taking ramblers by glaciers and pretty villages before ending at the foothills of the iconic Matterhorn peak. To inspire your own adventure, take a look at what you can experience on this breath-taking journey.
Europe is bursting with adventures to be discovered, stories to be told and priceless memories to be made. Whether you love blissful beaches, icy glaciers or quaint medieval cities, there is something for everyone. To help inspire your own escape, we’ll be sharing our favourite adventures across Europe, starting with the highest mountain in Western Europe, Mont Blanc.