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The Gornegrat Glacier Express offers a leisurely and stunning scenic route up the mountains of Zermatt

Zermatt: Swiss, swish and a ski resort for gourmets

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Destination: Zermatt

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

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Sauze d'Oulx old town: rustic charm, authentic Italian atmosphere

Sauze d'Oulx, Italy: where skiers blast off to the Milky Way

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Destination: Piedmont

Situated in pretty Piedmont, in the Italian Alps, Sauze d'Oulx (or ‘Susie Doo’ to its friends) is a big hit with British skiers. From here they can access 400km of linked piste known as the Via Lattea

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Cervinia is named after the iconic Mount Cervino – aka the Matterhorn

Cervinia, Italy: skiing the sunny side of the Matterhorn

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Destination: Breuil-Cervinia

It won't win prizes for architectural beauty – but intermediates will love the sunny, well-groomed pistes of Cervinia while experts can cross the border for the bigger challenge of Swiss Zermatt

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02-02-2007 Cortina dAmpezzo lightened by the full moon  Photo by Paola Dandrea

Cortina, Italy: quiet slopes, the glitz of St Moritz

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Destination: Cortina D'Ampezzo

Cortina, in the Italian Dolomites, is a glamorous bolt-hole for the rich, liberally sprinkled with designer shops and gourmet restaurants – as well as snow. If you ski, it's even better…

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La Transumanza with Franco

La Transumanza: cow Herdn' Italian Style

Destination: Urbania

Herding hundreds of cows through town at dawn and wrangling them up a mountain by foot - La Trasumanza - one of the most incredible experiences ever!

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limoncello and esprresso

Return to Sorrento

Destination: Italy

Sorrento is a famous seaside resort which does all the things a seaside resort usually does but better

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