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Verbier St-Bernard: Nothing could be more natural

Take a deep breath of fresh mountain air . . . and get ready for the holiday of a lifetime. From adrenaline-fuelled winter sports to nature walks and relaxing spas, culinary delights to the best après-piste entertainment, Verbier St-Bernard is waiting to stimulate all your senses.

New Swiss Alps Ski Train

New Swiss Alps Ski Train

All aboard the train! Do breakfast in London and the Swiss Alps for après ski. This winter, there is a new and easy way to get to the most beautiful bit of the Alps. It's on the NEW Swiss Alps Ski Train.

Relax, rejuventate, return to Switzerland

Relax, rejuventate, return to Switzerland

Whether you're a regular or a first-timer in Switzerland, a visit to the Swiss Alps is the relaxing way to enjoy winter - at as gentle a pace as you please.

Honeymoon ski service fit for newly weds

Honeymoon ski service fit for newly weds

Loved-up newly-weds looking to for the perfect honeymoon break this winter can look no further than the Alps after VIP SKI launched a range of tailor-made honeymoon holidays.

New destination to see autumn leaves

New destination to see autumn leaves

North America and Asia may be famous for their fall leaves, but there is somewhere much closer to home where the trees are equally striking in the autumn and that is Switzerland.

Summer in the Alps, ideal for families

Summer in the Alps, ideal for families

All too often Switzerland gets forgotten as a holiday destination once the snow has melted and Easter past, but this Alpine country is stunning in summer, too, and offers just as many opportunities for family adventures, if not more, than in winter.

Golf & Bridge at Kulm Hotel St Moritz in summer 2012

Golf & Bridge at Kulm Hotel St Moritz in summer 2012

The world-famous Kulm Hotel St Moritz may have only just closed its doors on the winter ski season, but it has already lined up a variety of interesting golf packages to tempt visitors back to the Engadine in the summer months ahead.

Crans Montana: Omega European Masters

Crans Montana: Omega European Masters

The resort of Crans Montana has forged a reputation for excellence in golfing circles all over the world. In September every year, Crans Montana hosts the Omega European Masters, one of the most prestigious European golf competitions after the British Open.

Excellent spring snow conditions in St Moritz

Excellent spring snow conditions in St Moritz

After one of the best seasons in years, St Moritz is reporting excellent spring snow conditions making it an ideal destination for a family ski break at Easter.

Take the trip of a lifetime on the Via Francigena

Take the trip of a lifetime on the Via Francigena

If you are looking for a trip with a point of difference then walking the ancient pilgrimage route of The Via Francigena, which links Canterbury to Rome, could be for you.

Stay at Sir Richard Branson's ski chalet in Verbier

Stay at Sir Richard Branson's ski chalet in Verbier

The Lodge in Verbier, Sir Richard Branson's privately owned ski chalet, is normally hired exclusively in winter for up to 18 guests, but during March and April 2012 individual rooms can be booked on selected dates 'hotel style', ideal for those who don't have time to organise 17 friends for a ski holiday!

Get ready for the ride of your life

Get ready for the ride of your life

When the first British guests arrived to winter in St Moritz in the late 19th century, they looked for ways to amuse themselves until one bright spark came up with the idea of using the natural slope from St Moritz to the neighbouring hamlet of Celerina to create an icy shute, down which they could throw themselves attached to a tiny sled.

Swiss ski savings

Swiss ski savings

Now that the snow has finally arrived in the Alps, the possibility of a winter ski holiday will soon be a reality. Though the Swiss franc is still strong, look around and you will find ample opportunities to save.

When the moon comes out to play

When the moon comes out to play

Grand Hotel Kronenhof, Pontresina is throwing itself into the Engadin’s celebrations of the Full Moon in March 2012.

Chalet savings and free lift passes for New Year ski in Verbier

Powder White is offering free lift passes to those who book chalet holidays in the snow-sure resort of Verbier in the New Year week.