Ski Trip - Portes Du Soleil February 22nd 2009 With the ski season right in the thick of things, we were finally heading off to try our hand at skiing.
Eight of us had committed to a week of skiing and snowboarding in the French and Swiss Alps. For most of us this was our first attempts at the sport - given all of us were Aussies or Kiwi's I guess that's not too much of a stretch.
We flew into Geneva, Switzerland and picked up our cars and h ... read more
Europe » France » Rhône-Alpes » Châtel Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more