A Budget Ski Trip to Tignes, France with Alpine Elements

On previous ski trips we’ve always travelled independently and stayed in self-catering accommodation, but in December we had our first experience of a package ski holiday with Alpine Elements. And what a difference it made! We didn’t have to spend hours searching for the best deals on flights, transfers, and accommodation. The whole trip was easy and stress-free, and catered accommodation was a revelation—we loved having delicious meals provided and not having to go out for dinner or cook for ourselves after a tiring day on the slopes.

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How to Pack for 4 Months in Europe from Summer to Winter (Carry-On Only!)

Packing for multiple climates is one of the biggest challenges when travelling with just carry-on luggage. It’s easy to throw a few pairs of shorts and t-shirts into a bag when you’re heading to the beach, and we even found it simple to pack carry-on only for chilly Finland. When you are visiting both warm and cold places packing is trickier, but it can be done!

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