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As holidays go, skiing certainly tops the list for indulgence

8th November, 2015
Club Med Valmorel sits at 1,400 metres in the Tarentaise Valley in the French Alps

I had my doubts as I watched the smiling staff hand out little glittering shots of something naughty so early in the morning. I’d just trundled onto the Valmorel snow, and the view was enough to stun me. Preserved forest edged the powder-white slopes of the resort, as an impressively canine-shaped craggy peak dominated the skyline. My head was already spinning; surely this couldn’t be a good idea, I thought as I greedily grabbed a...

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