The top end of the ski chalet market offers the opulence of a five-star hotel and the intimacy of a Tuscan villa. Here's how to recreate the style at home.
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There's still plenty of time to go skiing - but be sure to build some altitude into your plans.
These days even the smallest B&B tries to conserve energy.
Altitude, attitude and a great mix of slopes should put Val Thorens on everyone's short list for an end-of-season trip.
The quiet back door to the Alpe d'Huez ski area has long runs and good prices.
A tiny village is about to leap into the spotlight.
Find out for yourself by heading to the French Alps right now...
From slope-side tacos to ski and horse-ride, and good value heli-skiing.
The town cannot accurately be described as ‘chocolate-box’. But raise your gaze and drama and loveliness will confront you.
In a country linked with sea, sand, Malaga and Marbella, you wouldn't really expect to find a ski resort here. But it has everything you'd expect to find in the Alps.