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Dec 2013

The royal destination Baqueira Beret

Baqueira 6

The best food , authentic towns and a strong regional identity. The Val D’Aran is one of those bucket list destinations for powder enthusiasts. Located on the south side of the Pyrenees and surrounded by some high mountains, this place receives a lot of snow when storms come in from the south west. Travelling here from the end of December - March will guarantee you finding a white snow covered valley.
We visited the royal destination of Baqueira for our stay. And this is definably one of those places to see and experience.Continue reading...

Safety Tips for Driving in Snow


Depending on the way you approach it, driving in the rather unreliable snow of the Alps can either be a pure joy or an unmitigated nightmare. In any and all instances though it’s inevitably a more dangerous pursuit than hitting the average tarmac motorway, so it’s important to have your wits about you. Continue reading...

Grandvalira Andorra


This winter we will explore the skiing and snowboarding resorts in the Pyrenees. As the little brother of the Alps, the Pyrenees aren´t that well known as a skiing destination in Europe as their big brother. That is why we will give some extra attention to the resorts that are to be found in the Pyrenees, that hide some gems for wintersportactivities.

To kick off our exploration through the Pyrenees we went to Pas de la Casa in Andorra, from which we ventured into the skiresort Grandvalira.

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