Winter Sports (19 community guides)

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5
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Destination: Grindelwald
Trip type: Winter Sports
As a rep for Ski Club of Great Britain, I get to know resorts pretty well. Grindelwald is my favourite. Quiet, welcoming and ringed by high mountains, it's ideal for intermediates but loved by all... read more »
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Discover my favourite ski runs, hotels, restaurants and the rich Royal and celebrity heritage of Klosters in Switzerland... read more »
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Destination: Zermatt
Trip type: Winter Sports
Have you always wanted to go to Zermatt but just weren't sure? Well it really is as good as everyone says. Read on to find out more... read more »
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Destination: Murren, Wengen
It's the birthplace of slalom, where the intrepid can powder-ski in thick fog or join the madcap Inferno race – but its small scale and quiet, old-world charm make Mürren ideal for families too... read more »
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It's home to the exclusive Cresta Run and Cartier polo matches, but there is more to St Moritz in Switzerland than posh sports, glamour and shopping. Intermediate skiers and foodies will love it... read more »
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Destination: Ischgl, Samnaun
Trip type: Winter Sports
St Anton and Kitzbuhel are well-known to UK skiers but Ischgl, in the Paznaun Valley, is catching up. With a long season, cross-border skiing, a good lift system – and a rock concert – you can see why... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Wengen, Murren
High up in the Bernese Oberland lie the villages of Wengen and Murren, long time favourites of British skiers. Even if you don't ski, this snowy paradise is well worth a visit... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Saas-Fee
Saas-Fee in Switzerland is the ideal place to learn to ski in idyllic surroundings. At the other extreme, snowboarders flock here year-round to check out the awesome snow park on Mittelallalin glacier... read more »
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4
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If your late-season ski break in the Alps is as much about pampering as skiing, read on. These stylish, modern boutique hotels and chalets have spas, pools and restaurants to rival any in a city... read more »
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It is perhaps the world’s most beautiful ski resort – car-free, and with mountain restaurants and designer boutiques to match the perfection of the Matterhorn. Welcome to Zermatt, Switzerland... read more »
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4
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Where do you head for a snow-sure ski break? Whether you are looking for a white Christmas early in the season, spring sunshine or summer adventure on a high-altitude glacier, here are my suggestions... read more »
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3.5
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Destination: Verbier
Once known for its Hooray Henrys and chalet-girl shenanigans, Verbier in Switzerland has toughened up. Now, it's a mecca for extreme ski and snowboard fanatics – with an après-ski to match... read more »
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3
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If après-ski is as important to you as it is to me, in order to enjoy a ski or snowboard holiday, then check this guide. This is my fun-filled list of the top 10 Alpine party destinations in Europe... read more »
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Destination: Verbier
The short ski break is becoming more and more popular - and the Swiss resort of Verbier should be on top of everyone’s weekend wishlist... read more »
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Destination: Zermatt
Zermatt has got the lot: fantastic skiing, unrivalled mountain restaurants, horse-drawn sleighs, and the perfect, Toblerone-shaped Matterhorn. You don’t need to bother with anywhere else... read more »
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Destination: Laax
Trip type: Winter Sports
Forget cuckoo clocks, fondue and chintz - the Swiss ski resort of Laax is a super-groovy destination for the style-conscious ... read more »
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Destination: Switzerland, Chur
Trip type: Winter Sports
Everyone might have heard of St Moritz, Verbier and Zermatt, but places like Lenzerheide are where the locals ski to avoid lengthy queues and overpriced drinks... read more »
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Easter is one of the most popular times of year to travel - whether you prefer to sunbathe, ski or see some city sights. So you need to plan carefully to get the best deal to the best destinations... read more »
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Famous for its chichi ski scene, the Swiss resort of Gstaad also has some surprisingly active things to do when the snow and show have gone... read more »
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