How much does the new SNCF app cost?

“oui.sncf” gives way to “SNCF Connect”, a new platform that integrates all the tools of the rail operator. performance? SNCF screenshot We test – Launched on Tuesday, the platform will gradually replace all railway company sites and applications. A redesign aimed at making life easier for passengers. Is he really successful? What if SNCF finally … Read more

When to go to Botswana? Climate, weather… Best time for a safari by region

Equal to an adventure destination, Botswana lends itself perfectly to safaris if you prefer the best time of the year to observe the animals of the Big Five and more. Discover our tips for choosing the right travel dates and regions according to the country’s climate. With a semi-arid subtropical climate, Botswana, one of the … Read more

How to get a refund for your ticket?

In the event of a strike by a company’s employees, flights are often paid. Patrick Kosmider / Adobe Stock to practice – Between strikes and staff shortages, many flights may be canceled this summer. A question arises: Can passengers be refunded? Most of the time, yes. Strike at Paris airport on 1ster July, Lufthansa flight … Read more

Ten essentials to slip into your backpack

Water filters, safety equipment, technical clothing… our selection of new products suitable for your walks, especially at altitude. When hiking, even for the day, the package is crucial! To make sure you don’t forget anything while hiking light, here are our suggestions for essentials to slip into your backpack. Remember: Heavy items like food and … Read more

Are you traveling abroad? These common substances are banned in some countries

to practice – Electronic cigarettes, plastic bags, chewing gum… common items in France or food prohibited in certain countries. Be careful not to carry them in your luggage. Are you planning to travel to Asia or the United States? You can’t fit everything in your suitcase. Most of the prohibitions are already well known to … Read more

Exceptional train, a luxury that still makes you dream

Piano Bar on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, the Belmond Group’s luxury train that connects Paris to Venice or Verona. Matt Hind Decryption – Inheriting the mythology of the Orient-Express, rail cruises tend to fill up. While waiting for new actors to arrive, getting a seat in one of these palaces on the rails always requires more … Read more

Space tourism: A year ago, Richard Branson successfully launched the first shuttle. Who has done what since then?

Richard Branson speaks after flying into space aboard the Virgin Galactic spacecraft, a journey he described as the “experience of a lifetime” on July 11, 2021. ©Patrick T. Fallon/AFP Millionaire Contest Richard Branson with his company Virgin Galactic successfully launched the first commercial shuttle into space last year. With the projects of Jeff Bezos and … Read more

Five exceptional African lodges where you can learn the art of bush living

election – From Namibia to Tanzania, Botswana to South Africa, these African lodges reinvent the art of bush living in their own style. Sip a cocktail at sunset, in front of a log fire in the silence of the bush. Waking up to the sun and wild vastness before you. Living in the heart of … Read more

Four safaris with a little extra spirit

Wildlife is far from the only reason to go on safari in Africa. Safari means “journey” in Swahili. However, he is often caught up in the collective imagination in search of wildlife encounters. But this wild Africa undoubtedly stands shoulder to shoulder with another world rich in history and culture. Here are some reasons to … Read more

In Tanzania, Masai condemns the conversion of their land into a place reserved for tourists

Published: 06/16/2022 – 18:05Modified: 06/24/2022 – 18:03 Thousands of Masai living in Loliondo, northern Tanzania, had to flee their homes after clashes with police on June 10, as the government sought to turn their land into a nature reserve for luxury tourism. In the past, there have been clashes between the government and the Masai … Read more