Beneath the iconic Matterhorn lies Zermatt, a Swiss ski resort but one of the world’s very best, combining tradition and history with a huge international ski area, Europe’s highest pistes, long runs, steep off-piste terrain and sumptuous mountain restaurants with glorious views. Read more

Val d’Isere

Val d’Isere is one of the greatest ski resorts in the world. It has extensive, high, snow-sure slopes which it shares with Tignes, forming the Espace Killy. The town, although rather large, is more attractive than most ski resorts and has a wide range of restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Read more


Jackson Hole

Muscular, rugged mountains with stark granite walls; high-alpine bowls; 4,139 vertical feet (1,262 m), and 2,500 acres (1,012 ha) of some of the most challenging inbounds skiing in North America; all surrounded by 120 square miles (310 sq km) of open-gate backcountry. Jackson Hole is to North America what Chamonix is to Europe: good skiers and boarders abound and the alpine lifestyle rules. Read more


Ski Carinthia’s Hohe Tauern National Park

Carinthia’s Hohe Tauern National Park offers great skiing on uncrowded slopes, more than 30 peaks above 3,000m and spectacular panoramic views including Austria’s highest mountain, the mighty Grossglockner at 3,798m. You can ski here in summer too: the Molltaler Glacier is open for skiing 330 days each year. Read more

Best Off-Piste Skiing in the Alps

Whether you call it “off-piste, “freeriding” or “backcountry skiing”, more and more skiers are venturing beyond the safety of a ski resort’s piste markers. Here’s our pick of 10 of the best off-piste ski areas in the Alps. Read more

Ski Juwel, Austria

Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschonau offers great skiing for the whole family including fabulous scenery, excellent dining and plenty of accommodation in traditional villages ranging from cosy wooden chalets to luxury hotels. Read more

Ski Accommodation


Bergland Hotel Solden

Bergland Hotel, Sölden One of few exclusive “Designhotels, the 4-star Bergland Hotel in Solden enjoys an ideally central yet peaceful location convenient for skiing and many exciting sporting opportunities. The stunning sky-spa and restaurant are not to be missed, nor…

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