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.
“Having visited the wine making regions in Southern France and Italy, our palettes were expanded by visiting Stellbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl, all historical towns. The tastings were a welcome treat of refreshing nectar after an afternoon spent in the sun.”