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Jetfighter flight in Bordeaux

Monday, May 25th, 2009


Fly a jet fighter – get on board one of the most popular jet trainers in the world: the L39 Albatros. Experience the tremendous power of this unique fighter jet.

Course of the fighter jet experience : Fly the L39 Albatros jet fighter (allocate a day)

Arrive on site in the morning
You will be greeted by your pilots. A first briefing will get you to know the plane and flight plan…
Once suited and geared up (G suit, flyboots, helmet and gloves), get to the plane for another briefing on security and instruments
Engines on… and take off for an unforgettable experience .. duration: 30mn flight
You are filmed from a camera in the cockpit.
After the flight, debriefing with the pilot and a certificate is given to you.

The pilots: They are highly qualified with many years of experience.
The aircraft: L39C Albatros; Trainer jet fighter. Built in the 70s by the Czech, the aircraft can sustain up to 8 positive Gs and 4 negative Gs. Maximum speed: Mach 0,8.

Participants and guests :
You are the only one with the pilot in the plane. You can have one to two guests.

Conditions and restrictions :
No previous flying experience is required.
Medical certificate for aerial sport required.
You must be over 15 years old. You must also be less than 1.95 metres tall. Weight between 50 and 110 kgs.
Participants are advised to be well rested for the day of the flight and to avoid alcohol the previous day.
This experience takes place in favourable weather conditions. The experience is rescheduled in case of unsuitable weather conditions.

Dates :
This experience is available all year round.

Location :
Bordeaux, south west France

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Relaxing weekend in Chamonix

Monday, May 18th, 2009


Pamper yourself during this relaxing weekend in Chamonix. In the middle of the mountains, in front of the sumptuous Mont-Blanc, breathe and escape yourself! At Le Morgane hotel, the meeting with nature will be total. You will find perfect balance between style swinging between modernism and mountain authenticity, between sport and wellbeing in a place where everything was thought to respect the environment…Finish your day tasting a gastronomic dinner at “Le Bistro”, starred Michelin guide restaurant…

The weekend includes for 2 people :
1 night in a double room.
1 Gastronomic dinner per person in the starred Michelin restaurant “Le Bistrot” (starter, plate, desert, excluding beverages).
Access to spa.

Hotel in Chamonix:
Ideally located in the heart of Chamonix and at the foot step of the Aiguille du midi cable car, Le Morgane combines the elegance of a 4* hotel with the relaxed, sporting mood of Chamonix, offering a breathtaking view of the surrounding mythical peaks. The spirit is contemporary and authentic, creating natural inorganic mineral surroundings. Indeed, Le Morgane hotel is the first mountain hotel strongly supporting and built with sustainable development and environment care optics. You will be happy to taste French gastronomy in the starred Michelin guide restaurant “Le Bistrot”.

Your room in Le Morgane hotel:
Le Morgane hotel boasts 56 rooms and suites with balcony and terrace. You will sleep in a double bed room with private toilets, bathroom and balcony. The sober and contemporary decoration has been thought with ecotourism optic, using natural and authentic materials. All rooms have free wifi access.

Leisure on site:
Spa: heated swimming pool, sauna, hammam.
Body treatments and massages.
Bar with view on the Mont Blanc mountain.
1 star Michelin Restaurant “Le Bistrot”.

Le Morgane Hotel is available all year round.

Location :
Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France.

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Gastronomic weekend in Bordeaux

Monday, May 11th, 2009


Discover the culinary specialities of the Bordeaux area with this gastronomic week-end. Thanks to qualified and passionate owners, enjoy a gastronomic dinner with fine Bordeaux wines: Château Climens (1er grand cru Barsac), Chateau de Brane-Cantenac (grand cru classé Margaux), Château Tour de Bessan… take the opportunity of these 2 days to visit the city, a Unesco world heritage: walk around the old streets of the city centre, stroll on the banks of the Garonne or chill out in the parks…

The price includes for 2 people :
1 night in a superior double room.
1 Breakfast.
1 Diner at the hotel, menu « grands vins » (starter, plate, cheese, desert and vine)

Hotel in Bordeaux:
The Maison Bord’eaux, a boutique hotel located in the very heart of Bordeaux, is located in a 18th century private hotel, surrounded by a garden. At the end of the garden there is an old stable with 3 rooms. The big House, very luminous contains 3 other rooms.  Simple and sophisticated, It is very comfortable. Contemporary decorated style makes it a special place where to stay.

Your room at La Maison Bord’eaux:
All of the 6 double rooms are decorated with elegance and authenticity, and have a view on the garden where breakfast and meals are served in summer.  You will sleep in a “superior” double room. Each room benefits from modern amenities: TV, Wi-Fi, along with free tea and coffee, mini-bar, bathrobe, slipper, fan…

Leisure on site:
Wine bar.
Meeting room.

Location :
Bordeaux, Gironde, Aquitaine, France.

This gastronomic week-end in Bordeaux is available all year round.

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Romantic and Luxury weekend in the North of France

Monday, May 4th, 2009


In the North of France, between Lille and Calais, there is a marvellous place to discover. “La Chartreuse du Val Saint-Esprit”, a treasure marked by history, receives with elegance and refinement all the lovers of the world. This luxury 4* hotel, invites you to enjoy a romantic and prestigious weekend.

Course of the experience : romantic and luxury weekend in Northern France

During this romantic and luxury weekend, you will be in a 4* hotel : La Chartreuse du Val Saint-Esprit. You will be greeted with two glasses of champagne at the gastronomic restaurant, Le Robert II, before enjoying a delicious dinner of refined French dishes. Then, spend a night in a romantic luxury double room. In the morning, enjoy a relaxing and sweet moment with a delicious breakfast.

Your hotel :

At just 45mn from Calais or Lille, the Chartreuse is a magnificent XIV Century 4* hotel with three different restaurants. The Chartreuse du Val Saint Esprit is a heaven of peace and a succulent gastronomic halt in the heart of Artois Country. The 66 luxury rooms will charm you with the quality of their equipment and with their character. This luxury hotel is an ideal place to relax and an ideal starting point to visit the area.

Leisure on site : 6ha park,  tennis court, fitness centre.

Your room :

You will spend a night in a luxury double room. Each room is spacious with en suite bathroom and decorated with taste and sophistication. All rooms have their own individual decor with their antique and stylish furniture. All have satellite TV, some with flat screens, mini-bar, telephone, internet access and air conditioning.

Things to do and see in the area :

The City of Arras and its Flemish architecture
The beautiful church of Notre Dame de Lorette which was a key artillery target during WWII by the Germans and the Allies
the beaches and cliffs of the Northern coast
The fish market of Etaples.

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