Swiss ski resorts hit by drought

3 December 2011 Last updated at 10:33 ET The traditional start of Switzerland’s ski season has been marred by a shortage of snow across the Alps. The autumn has been the driest on record in the country. Correspondents say the continuing drought is bad news for the country’s tourism industry which is already suffering from […]

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The El Colorado Chile Ski Resort

The El Colorado ski area in Chile may have a familiar sounding name for a ski resort, but the terrain is classic Andes. The slopes are situated on wide-open expanses that afford amazing views and great skiing. El Colorado skiing is, for the most part, suitable for those at their beginning and intermediate stages.

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