Carve out the perfect skiing break

October 2012
Mail on Sunday;10/28/2012, p64
WITH the days getting shorter and the nights colder, attention turns to the white stuff, roaring log fires, clear blue skies and crisp mountain air - all the elements for a perfect winter holiday.


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