A Guide to The World’s Highest Ski Resorts

There’s something reassuring about a high-altitude ski resort. Seasoned skiers want to know there’ll be snow to greet them once they reach the slopes, but for the beginner too, greater heights often mean the presence of powder on the lower slopes, and can ensure hassle-free skiing to and from your lodgings. At this stage in […]

Paris’ Famous Steak Frites at Le Relais de l’Entrecôte

Opened by Paul Gineste de Saurs in 1959, Le Relais de l’Entrecôte, is a popular Parisian bistro focused around a single dish, steak frites. Upon entering the restaurant, which is overseen by an all-female waitstaff dressed in traditional black and white servers uniforms, you will be seated, presented a sliced baguette and a wine list […]

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg

Stretching far above the rooftops of the other buildings in the town’s historic center, the cathedral dominates the landscape of Strasbourg and is an iconic monument in the Alsace region. The second highest cathedral in France, with its single spire reaching 142 meters, took more than three centuries to build, having been constructed between 1050 […]

Paris’ Love Locks on the Pont des Arts

Anyone who has passed across this pedestrian foot bridge will surely have taken notice of the hundreds of locks affixed to the bridge’s fence on either side. The hanging of love locks, or les cadenas d’amour, in French, has been an ongoing tradition carried out by love-struck couples from around the world. The locks come […]

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