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A Guide to the Top Five Ski Destinations in Europe

Europe offers some of the best skiing in the world, with a range from extreme, challenging runs to bunny hills often available in the same location. The following is an overview of the top five such destinations. Source 1. Chamonix, France Located in the southeastern France close to the Austrian border, this multifaceted mountainous region offers a total of five skiing areas including a 13-mile glacial valley schuss and a 2,600-foot couloir accessible by rappel. Among these reasons for choosing ski holidays in France, there is a highly active town amidst it all, accommodation to suit various tastes and budgets,…

Top attractions in Vienna you can’t afford to miss

I don’t know about you, but I can sometimes get a little carried away when it comes to researching holidays. I end up spending hours looking at all the attractions on offer and creating a detailed plan of all the places I want to visit. I’ve recently been focusing my searches on Austria as a next destination, and in particular, Vienna. I thought I’d share a few of my top picks with you today, so below are just a few of the attractions that I don’t think anyone can afford to miss. 1. In and around Schönbrunn Palace From what…