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Weather in Chamonix. Actual conditions and forecast

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Climate in France and weather forecast - best seasons for visit

France is considered one of the largest countries in modern Europe. The territory from the north side is washed by the Atlantic Ocean and from the South by the Mediterranean. In general, it is these factors that form the climatic conditions in the country. The French climate can be called moderate and in the southern regions, the subtropical one prevails. Winter here is quite soft and warm, with high humidity. For most part of the year, strong western winds blow here, especially near the Atlantic. But then again in mountain regions in contrast, it is very cold and snowy in winter. The center of the country has continental climate prevailing. In spring, the weather in the country is quite volatile. The air temperature gradually increases, beginning from the month of March. By the middle of April, it already reaches an index of 12°C. At the same time, it often rains practically throughout the entire territory. By the end of April however, sunny days are much longer, although prolonged rains still remains a common occurrence. Already in May, the average temperature on the Mediterranean coast is 26°C. Precipitation rarely falls during this period. … Open

Atmosphere of France: politics

It is worth noting that in France since the middle of the last century there is another non-standard governing body, called Constitutional Council. It is designed to consider acts that are issued by the authorities. Such a procedure is necessary to strictly control compliance with all legislative projects of the current Constitution. The Council comprises of 9 members, who are appointed personally by the President of the Country. The most important body of the judiciary is the Court of Cassation. This Court is headed by the President, as well as six judges who act as Chairmen. The Supreme Council nominates judges, and only the President has the right to approve them. There are several types of courts functioning in the country, among which you can find Appellate courts, regional courts, supreme courts and courts of first instance, as well as the military tribunal. … Open

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Chamonix guide chapters

Cultural excursion through Chamonix - things to see

Chamonix would surprise its guests with an abundance of attractions; sightseeing will please vacationers. The Alpine Museum invites tourists to learn many interesting facts about the history of the valley and see its collection of interesting exhibits. Part of its exposition is dedicated to the history of skiing; among exhibits there are interesting collections of minerals and lithographs. Of particular note is the … Open

Attractions and active leisure

In summer, excursions to the Lac Blanc enjoy great popularity, as path to it runs along the incredibly beautiful mountain terrain. Families can have a great time in Chamonix Sport Aventure. It offers a huge range of entertainment options, from skiing to skydiving. In warmer months, Parc de loisirs becomes a wonderful holiday destination; its territory has a decent selection of rides for children of all ages, as well … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

This high-class ski resort is well known to winter sports enthusiasts from around the world; it features an abundance of attractive restaurants and bars. Here you can find restaurants representing every culinary tradition. The Asian restaurant Munchie remains popular among holidaymakers. Among its signature dishes there are patty cakes of crab meat, stewed pork, pancakes with various fillings and traditional Asian … Open

Traditions and mentality of Chamonix

The idea of ​​organizing a music festival belongs to André Manoukian. In 2010, the event lasted only a couple of days. It has immediately caught the attention of many travelers, so next year it was decided to expand the festival program to five days. The festival involved musicians from all over the world. Cosmo Jazz is a real chance to see your favorite performers and enjoy atmosphere of the resort. … Open

Travel guide to Chamonix

Every Saturday, an interesting traditional event is organized in the center of Chamonix. The wonderful market is opened here. Several streets are closed specifically for this. The center of Chamonix becomes a pedestrian zone. The market is very popular with tourists, as they can buy here the best national delicacies. The most popular treats here are fried chickens cooked directly on the market. You can buy this … Open

Advices for travellers

1. Ski season in Chamonix runs from mid-December to late March, but under favorable weather conditions you can go skiing up to the middle of May. It’s worth noting that the climate is very changeable in Chamonix, so weather conditions can change literally every day. 2. Train connecting the district with Saint Gervais Martigny runs along the valley. It remains one of the most popular forms of public transport; … Open

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