Topics :: French Alps

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A Luxurious New Hideaway to Open in Gstaad

Nov 4
In a village with more than its share of elegant and cozy chalets, The Alpina Gstaad stands out: it’s the first totally new luxury hotel to open in this Alpine village in 100 years.

Contemporary Art Takes Over Versailles

Aug 12
From now through September 30, 2012, the Palace of Versailles presents the exhibition Joana Vasconcelos Versailles in the State Apartments and the gardens, creating incredible juxtapositions between the classic opulence of the palace and contemporary art.

Asian Sensibility at Newest Luxury Spa in Swiss Alps

GROOMING | Jun 30
The Alpina Gstaad, the newest luxury hotel to open in this Swiss Alpine village in 100 years, will feature a Six Senses Spa, melding Swiss Alpine architecture with an Asian sensibility.

Pink and Blue Summer in the South of France

By Mark Thompson | Jul 14
With at least fifteen gay bars, three gay beaches, two major LGBT festivals, and as many rainbow flags as wave in le Marais in Paris, Nice has become the de facto gay resort of France.

The French Alps :: A Skier’s Dream (part three)

By Jason Salzenstein | Apr 27
Two weeks ago, EDGE Travel Editor Jason Salzenstein began his Alpine adventure in beautiful Alpe d’Huez, in the Haute Savoie region of France. He then headed to Meg?ve- one-hour away- to continue his adventure with more skiing, shopping, and- of course, being France- (lots of) eating. This week he concludes his adventure in the French Alps with a short but sweet stay in La Clusaz. Here’s part three...

The French Alps :: A Skier’s Dream (part two)

By Jason Salzenstein | Apr 18
Last week, EDGE Travel Editor Jason Salzenstein began his Alpine adventure in beautiful Alpe d’Huez. This week he heads to Meg?ve for more skiing, shopping, and- of course, being France- lots of eating. Here’s part two of his three-city tour of the French Alps...

The French Alps :: A Skier’s Dream (part one)

By Jason Salzenstein | Apr 12
In part one of a three-part series, EDGE Travel Editor Jason Salzenstein begins skiing, soaking, and eating his way through a three-city tour of the French Alps...

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