Spectacular scenery is a given but Austrian decor is no longer all wood panelling and antlers.
A ski holiday in Vail and its neighbouring resorts Breckenridge and Beaver Creek brings just one problem, and that’s deciding what to do, finds Brian Johnston.
So how much will the ultimate Aspen experience cost you? Exactly nothing.
Pack a car with warm clothes, hop into it at 4.20am and drive towards Falls Creek.
Surely every kid should get the chance to build a snowman, writes Helen Pitt.