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Who will voters choose in the race between a progressive Democrat and a Trump acolyte?
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France’s highest hotel; the Alps’ smartest train; Switzerland’s Magic Pass; Arapahoe Basin’s expansion — and ‘the most expensive ski holiday ever’
A new lodge in a remote, deserted village offers glorious scenery, untracked descents and deep, deep snow
For those happy to leave the lifts behind, the Troll Peninsula offers a raw, remote alternative to the Alps
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This is our version of ‘votapiatto’ — sweet, meltingly soft squid in a crisp golden shell
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