The train is very beautiful and everything you would expect from a historical and elegant legend.
The snow was impressive and the vista even more so. Led by our guide, we danced down the vast network of interconnecting runs. Christoph pointed out several stark cliffs that he declared “excellent for off-piste” when there was more snow cover. Backcountry skiing is a religion here. Locals speak reverently of the powder they discover when detouring from marked trails.