With lengthy queues at airport security, even to get back into your own country, thousands of skiers are shunning their winter weekends in Gatwick and Geneva in favour of driving.
Most tweenagers are crying out for a bit of adventure and their first taste of independence. A ski holiday offers both, in spades.
Ever considered trying the lesser-known ski resorts in France instead of the famous, A-list ski areas? Jane Bolton explores 10 of the most viable options.
From wanting everything from dog nannies to ice sculptures, some skiers can be extremely demanding when it comes to their holiday.
Should you wear a ski helmet? And how do you buy the right one? Michael Pettifer weighs in on the debate and expertly answers the most common questions about them.
For Vincent Lalanne, the rules of eating out in the mountains are simple. “I’m not interested in…