Best après bars in Val Thorens

Best après series for Line-S student snowsports blog. Easter ski weeks don’t get much better than in Val Thorens. With the sun beating down on one of the many bar’s terraces, you’ll be sporting a rather fetching goggle tan by the end of the week. Grab yourself a cold one and enjoy the party in one…

Best après bars in Val D’Isère

Best après series for Line-S student snowsports blog. Val D’Isère offers by far some of the French Alps’ best après and nightlife, combined with a beautiful village and expansive ski area. Once you’ve finished skiing for the day, whether that’s at 1pm or 5pm, there are plenty of watering holes where you can enjoy après. Folie…

Erasmus in Milano

A city often compared to marmite, they say you either love it or you hate it… A busy, industrial yet fashion-driven city, the Milanese work hard and dress well. The city is well connected with four metro lines, numerous trams and buses. For most people visiting, you can easily walk around the city, with most…

Top 10 festivals in 2018

Discover some of the world’s best festivals around the world here: Top 10 festivals in 2018. From intriguing traditions to religious events, these cultural festivals should be on your radar.

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 an old storage facility and one of the most popular clubs in Milan at the moment. Wednesday nights are free. Friday’s are popular, with Milan resident Lele Sacchi playing in front of a huge LED screen, the light show does not disappoint….