Grenoble articles Tag

Chamrousse: What are the 5 main strengths of this resort?

1- Its proximity to Grenoble and Lyon. The Chamrousse resort in Isère is located just 30 km from Grenoble, the capital of the Alps. Even without a car, it is possible to access it by train to Grenoble and then by shuttle. The Transaltitude shuttle takes about an hour to reach the resort from the G ...

04
Jan
2024

Christmas Holidays: 5 Destinations for Every Taste in France

ports resorts for your Christmas holiday destination, and more specifically, at Alpe d'Huez. This Alpine resort, located about sixty kilometers from Grenoble, is accessible by train to Grenoble and then by shuttle. Alpe d'Huez is a perfect destination to please the whole family as it is part of one ...

29
Nov
2023

Tourism Isère: the Petit Train of La Mure in 5 questions

a section of only 15 km on the La Mure railway. This narrow-gauge railway line was built at the end of the 19th century to connect the La Mure mining basin to the Grenoble urban area and ensure the transport of anthracite. Its construction lasted six years and cost 12 million gold francs. The new 3 ...

18
July
2024

The Coupe Icare: the celebration of paragliding and aerial sports.

upe Icare 2023 takes place from September 19th to 24th on the site of Saint Hilaire du Touvet – Lumbin, in the Chartreuse massif, 30 minutes away from Grenoble and Chambéry. Once again this year, you will be able to discover free flight in all its forms and states. On the program: - Over 20 hou ...

10
Aug
2011

Holidays in France: 5 destinations to go to the mountains in summer

oughout the summer. Located in the Grandes Rousses massif, it occupies the former mountain pastures of the village of Huez in Isère, less than 60 km from Grenoble. Renowned for its love of sport, Alpe d'Huez is home to a Palais des Sports offering more than thirty activities. The offer is ...

26
May
2021

2021, the polar summer: a cultural season throughout France

to October 10, 2021. The participating cities are Paris, Lyon and Nice, but also Besançon, Bordeaux, Brest, Cannes, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, Dijon, Grenoble, La Rochelle, Lille, Lorient, Marseille, Metz, Montpellier, Nancy, Orleans, Reims, Rouen, Saint-Denis, Saint-Pierre, Sète, Strasbourg, Toul ...

06
Sep
2021

Medicine: what is an expert patient?

- University degrees offered at the Sorbonne but also at the Faculty of Medical and Paramedical Sciences of Aix-Marseille and at the University of Grenoble Alpes. - training around a specific disease provided by some patient associations, such as the French Federation of Diabetics, the Franc ...

16
Dec
2021

Food Security Social Welfare: An Idea Tested in Several French Cities

100 to spend in selected stores known for the quality of their supply. Other similar initiatives are also being prepared in villages and cities such as Grenoble and Saint-Étienne. What are the objectives of this experiment? While 16% of French people claim not to have enough to eat according to a s ...

29
Nov
2023

Saint-Marcellin: 5 Things to Know About This Cheese

each their own Saint-Marcellin!" Whatever your preference, note that this regional cheese is best enjoyed with country bread and pairs well with apples, Grenoble walnuts, and local honey. Dried fruits add crunch while fresh fruits lend a sweetness to the mix. As for drinks, you can pair it with a ...

01
Feb
2024

Going skiing with friends: 5 ski resorts in France

itude of 3,600 meters, its snowpark, and its numerous leisure activities. The 2 Alpes resort also has the advantage of being accessible by shuttle from Grenoble train station and allowing the practice of off-piste freeride. For party-goers: Avoriaz Among the top 5 ski resorts in France for a trip w ...

22
Feb
2024

Endive salad with orange and walnuts: an easy recipe

ic vinegar. Salt and pepper. Note: To prepare this endive salad, you can use any nuts you like. You can certainly go for the traditional walnuts from Grenoble, but also cashews, pecans, roasted pistachios, or even peanuts as in some Asian salad recipes. Cutting of the orange For this recipe of endi ...

10
Apr
2024