The Alps, primarily known as a winter destination for most travellers, can sometimes be forgotten when the summer months hit. For those in the know however, summertime in the Alps is a great time to enjoy some of the world's best walks, and Chamonix is a favourite spot for many visitors. Whether you're interested in a slow-paced walk with the family, or love hiking to highest peaks, there are plenty of walking routes in Chamonix to choose from.
Whatever your interests or level of fitness, here's a guide to some of the best walking routes in and around Chamonix - for every type of traveller:
Rome and romance go hand in hand. The city's rich history, luxury shops and leading food scene make it equally perfect for a romantic getaway or flying visit.
Wine and luxury go hand in hand, and when it comes to the world's best wineries, South Africa is ranked as a top location. The two oldest wine regions in South Africa - Constantia and Stellenbosch - are every wine connoisseur's idea of a heaven, and offer plenty to see. Stellenbosch, a university town and region with a rich Cape Dutch history, is home to the Cape Winelands. Constantia is located minutes from bustling Cape Town, and has a selection of the finest vineyards and mountain ranges.
We appreciate that for many of our members, time is precious. We also know how hectic things can be in the period leading up to a holiday, arranging everything you need before you depart. While your stay in your hideaway will be a well-earned break, the weeks prior to your trip can be busier than ever.
With all of this in mind, it can be challenging to get in the 'holiday mood'. For some inspiration before your next global adventure, here are some of the best films to put you in the mood for travel:
While mountain resorts might be best known for their winter sports appeal, some are home to the most incredible hidden gems when it comes to summer escapes - and Chamonix, in France, may just be the best example. Few destinations are more desirable for a mountain late summer getaway that all the family can enjoy together.
The United States are vast, diverse, and home to some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world. From the scorched and barren canyons of Death Valley, to the awe-inspiring redwood forests of California, there are countless sights that will leave a lasting memory. For mountain views in particular, the USA has an array of choices for luxury travellers to explore and discover.
When it comes to mountain luxury, it's hard to count the number of beautiful places to visit. The Hideaways Club offers members access to some of the very best, and we've put together a few of the most stunning vistas in the US, all of which can be enjoyed in true comfort, and effortless luxury style.
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