Top 10 festivals in 2018

Discover some of the festivals I chose for a blog post for Cox & Kings this year: Top 10 festivals in 2018. From regional cuisines, popular traditions, brimming and diverse cultures to entertain all, with art, music and theatre from local and international artists and performers. Advertisements

Where to Stay in Copenhagen

Where to Stay in Copenhagen COPENHAGEN AT A GLANCE According to the UN’s 2013 World Happiness Report, Denmark is the happiest country in the world. So why wouldn’t you want to visit this city that is a metaphorical bundle of joy? In addition to the happiness of the locals, the cuisine is superb, with the…

Where to stay in Berlin

Where to stay in Berlin BERLIN AT A GLANCE While once scarred by its rather depressing history, Berlin has recently experienced a renaissance in creativity and culture. With the rise of start-ups, multiculturalism, and creative flair, the city has become a world-class destination while still maintaining its edgy side. Kreuzberg is the core of this…

Where to stay in Rotterdam

Where to Stay in ROTTERDAM Rotterdam is “the city of the future”, according to architects. Over the last few years, the city has undergone a huge innovative transformation as during World War II the city was bombed to smithereens. The city now boasts cube houses, floating architecture, the angular Centraal station and the impressive 800m…

5 European Christmas Winter Wonderlands

Lucy.Pierce Line-S Christmas becomes all the more magical with the brisk fresh mountain air and snow-capped peaks, presenting the perfect backdrop to the rustic alpine villages. Combined with the smell of cinnamony-orange mulled wine wafting through the air, the joy of being away for Christmas is spending the day skiing, being welcomed home to an…

10 of Europe’s Favourite Après Ski Destinations!

10 of Europe’s Favourite Après Ski Destinations! Lucy.Pierce  Line-S   The ritual of après is a way to celebrate each day in our beloved snow-capped mountains, let our hair down, master dancing in our ski boots and sing along to our favourite tunes at the top of our voices as the sun goes down. Check…

How Do You Arrive At Après?

How do you arrive at après? Lucy.Pierce Line-S We all have our own way of turning up to Après (if you make it there), but which one are you? Freestyle Pro Ski jumping into après like a freestyle pro, receiving a warm welcome from après revellers. Completely Out Of Control Making a scene by not…

Year Abroad in Chambéry 

Part of the year abroad series for Line-S – Chambéry, France. Read here: Year Abroad in Chambéry Also posted on the Ski Club of Great Britain here.  LUCY.PIERCE, LINE-S.  As a French and Italian student, the compulsory third year abroad began to loom on me. I tried to scout out jobs and internships that would be…

Going out in Milano

Where does one go out? Well, it depends what you’re after… Magazzini Generali is one of the largest and most popular clubs in Milan at the moment, it’s an old storage facility. On Wednesday’s nights its free, while Friday’s are very popular, Milan resident Lele Sacchi will probably be playing in front of a huge LED, the light show…

Above & Below

Some marketing I did for Wasteland ski for BUSC main event, Above & Below at Line-S… Above & Below Above & Below 2016 LUCY.PIERCE   LINE-S This week Wasteland and BUSC Events bring you Above & Below (formerly know as BUSC main event). It will take over Alpe d’Huez; 2,000 students, 40 unis, 6 nights to remember (or not if you’re a…

Easter Skiing in Val D’Isere

My second piece for Line-s, found here:  Easter Skiing in Val D’Isere (part 2) Enjoy 🙂 Easter Skiing Series – Val d’Isere (Part 2) LUCY.PIERCE LINE-S Val d’Isere (or Val d’Isaaarr) is the perfect resort for an Easter break. The Espace Killy area, which includes Tignes, has 156 pistes and two glaciers, which means that there…

48 hours in … European Cities

Last month, I took inspiration from many of the Travel Sections in UK magazines and newspapers and we created our own “48 hours in… “, asking our wonderful contributors to give us the low-down, in their opinion, of the hot-spots in some European cities. I also wrote my favourite things to do in Berlin, although…