France: Koh-I Nor, Val Thorens

Perched at the top of the increasingly glamorous Val Thorens ski resort, the Koh-I Nor is the highest five-star hotel in Europe. Lucy Thackray gets her thermals on

Six of the best ski resorts for late season snow

It’s still not too late to hit the slopes. While some resorts start winding down in March, there are others that are covered in the white stuff as late as May. Sunshine Flint picks six reliable spring snow spots

France: Le Käila, Méribel

With a top-notch spa and unpretentious Michelin-starred food, Méribel’s first and only five-star hotel is just the ticket for style-conscious snow lovers looking for an alternative to a chalet, says Issy D’Arcy Clark

What's your skiing stereotype?

Skiers: are you a Backcountry Clubber, Lycra Lad or Creche-test Dummy? Find out which and where should you go to enjoy the snow