Lift off! A new, panoramic border-crossing link between Cervinia and Zermatt

The high-altitude Italian resort of Cervinia, in the lee of the magnificent Matterhorn, is set to be linked to the Swiss resort of Zermatt by a new cable car — opening up a mammoth year-round ski area that’s suitable for all abilities.
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How to bring Switzerland’s best ski resorts within your reach this winter

From Zermatt to Verbier, it’s easy to assume that Switzerland’s resorts are out of reach for all but the super wealthy. With these money saving hacks, however, even the country’s ritziest resorts will be well within your grasp.

Ski touring: the trend for ski-hiking uphill continues to climb

Ski touring is a trend that keeps on climbing. Crans-Montana in Switzerland has launched 15 new ski touring routes specifically aimed at the growing number of skiers who prefer to go uphill.
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Wild luxury and excellent skiing: a winter in the Valais

Looking for pristine mountains, miles of wide, empty pistes and some of the most out-of-this-world luxury in the Alps? Choose to go VIP in the Swiss ski resort of Valais.
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Could Arosa Lenzerheide be Switzerland's ultimate family ski destinations?

With six dedicated children’s areas, snow gardens like Honeyland Prätschli and a multitude of gentle blue pistes, Arosa Lenzerheide is the ultimate family-friendly ski destination.
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Glaciers, alpine towns and mountain railways: exploring Lucerne and beyond

For a winter break that's not just about skiing, explore the resorts around Lucerne, where fairytail Swiss castles meet towering mountain peaks.
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Iconic peaks and 500 miles of slopes: welcome to Switzerland's Bernese Oberland

With slopes for every ability, from beginner and intermediate skiing to challenging off-piste, heli-skiing and ski touring options, the Bernese Oberland is the place to be this winter.
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Lake Geneva: Eat like a local in Lausanne

Lausanne’s restaurants — which range from Michelin-starred, fine-dining gems to innovative, modern outlets, with plenty in between — are spoilt for choice when it comes to first-class cuisine
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The best wine tasting spots in Switzerland

Sun-drenched, sleepy and incredibly beautiful, Lavaux, in Switzerland’s Lake Geneva region, grows some of the country’s best wine. While away an afternoon cycling between three vineyards, stopping off for samples on the way

Eat and stay in RitzCoffier, Switzerland

Perched overlooking Lake Lucerne, RitzCoffier blends nostalgia with a farm-to-table concept

Photo story: At the foothills of Mount Pilatus, Switzerland

Easy city living, spectacular backdrops and an outdoor lifestyle — welcome to Lucerne, Switzerland’s vibrant lakeside city that ticks along to a gentle rhythm at the foothills of Mount Pilatus

Luxury family skiing in St Moritz

Glam old St Moritz can't compete with the fashionably hip hotels of Val d'Isère and Courchevel, but its old-money class makes for a surprisingly family-friendly, five-star ski break

Switzerland: The pull of the wild

Looking for an extra shot of adrenalin while you ski? just add a horse — and focus
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