Set on one side of Flaine Forum, the hotel is the ultimate in ski-in, ski-out convenience
The broader resort offers as much variety as the miles of pistes and back country that made them a destination in the first place.
After Bauhaus, brutalism and bankers, Flaine is ready for a comeback
The Swiss town is famed for its off-piste skiing, and feels like a mountain home to Simon and his brother Patrick
With Europe's largest snow-making facility and a new, side-step-saving travelator, this is the perfect resort for novices
Kandersteg flourished in the 19th century and today its picturesque terrain is the perfect playground
Skiing's not just a sport in Austria's Alpine capital, discovers Adam Ruck, it's a way of life
Pair both wearing helmets when accident happened
The Lauberhorn is not so much the Grand National of alpine racing as the Epsom Derby
Authorities raced to reach five skiers still missing as darkness fell
This Italian resort might lack charm, but it offers exceptional value, says Stephen Wood
A look back at the year in sport by what the Independent readers viewed the most
Warm temperatures in the last two months of 2015 have raised concerns for those looking forward to ski and snowboard holidays
'This is horrible," Hirscher, who finished second, said. 'This can never happen again'
Hit the slopes in style with some warm, technical outerwear
One holiday three ways