By Julia Hunt

Alta, America: the greatest snow on earth

Some people go to mountain resorts for the food, a few for spas, others for fresh air or even to party. There is only one reason to go to Alta, though, and that is to ski.

Alderney: Holiday Highlights

More than 60 miles off the English coast but only eight miles from France, Alderney is the most northerly of the Channel Islands.