TBT Bracciano

Located 30km northwest of Rome, Bracciano is a small town perched on the hillside looking out across a gorgeous lake. The town itself has very few activities beyond the dominating castle that overlooks the town however the lake really makes up for this. Providing Rome’s drinking water, motorized watercraft are …

TBT Chamonix

Chamonix is one of the most well known adventure sport playgrounds, with the Mont Blanc massif just a couple of cable car journeys away. We arrived in Chamonix from Font on our Europe Tour 2016 and spent a couple of nights dotted around. Day 1 we caught the cable car …

TBT Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau, located 50km south of Paris, offers the most extensive range of bouldering in the world. ‘Font’ for the English or ‘Bleau’ for the French, has been used since the 1870s with a huge variety of routes spread across the forest floor. Having your own vehicle is widely recommended as bouldering areas are far apart. Rangers occasionally roam the car parks so be careful if camping out!
Fontainebleau also hosts a UNESCO listed Park and Palace, used by the kings of France from the 12th century. In the 16th century this was transformed and enlarged with the aim of making a ‘New Rome’.