For a budget-skiing destination, there’s so much on offer in Val Cenis – especially if you include day-trips up the valley to Bonneval-sur-Arc and other neighbouring resorts in the Maurienne Valley.
The Zugspitz Arena is an alliance of six cute villages offering gentle pistes, good ski schools and reasonable prices. And there’s top-to-bottom snow there at the moment.
Waterproof, warm, breathable, wind-resistant: you name it, there’s a fabric for it – and you don’t have to pay an arm and leg for it, either.
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Skiing with an instructor makes for a smoother, hassle-free day, and unlocks your ski resort in a way no piste map can. But there’s more to it than that…