Portes du Soleil, France and Switzerland

The binational Portes du Soleil megaresort, located an hour from Geneva, actually consists of 12 resorts linked by 172 lifts and spread across 36 miles of piste. Before Schengen was enacted, its cross-border runs were used by contrebandiers to smuggle cigarettes, butter, and even livestock across borders. Today, experienced skiers love the moguls on the […]