Visit to Annecy – DEADLINE extended

Fancy visiting Cheltenham’s beautiful twin town of Annecy? The Twinning Association is organising a seven day trip in October this year with stops enroute in Ypres and Bruges. Spend five full days in this delightful town by the lake in the foothills of the Alps and explore the Old Town, known as Little Venice, withContinue reading “Visit to Annecy – DEADLINE extended”

Summer Work Placements in Annecy

THE DEADLINE HAS NOW PAST – PLEASE TRY US AGAIN IN 2021 Our French twin town of Annecy has a number of interesting work placement opportunities available this summer for young people aged 18-30 from Cheltenham and local area.  A summary of the positions available can be seen here.  Most are for a 4 week duration. Continue reading “Summer Work Placements in Annecy”

Annecy’s Retour des Alpages 2019

The Retour des Alpages (Return from the mountain pastures) took place on 12 October this year and a group from Cheltenham were in Annecy to see this wonderful traditional spectacle.         This vibrant Annecy festival is one of the highlights of the Annecy year attracting many, many thousands of visitors from allContinue reading “Annecy’s Retour des Alpages 2019”