Verbier opens season with nearly 2,700 skiing Santas

Verbier opens season with nearly 2,700 skiing Santas

Nearly 2,700 people dressed as Santa Claus took to the slopes of Verbier on Saturday for the ski resort’s opening session.

In pictures: 1,200 Santa Claus ski in Verbier

In pictures: 1,200 Santa Claus ski in Verbier

Duchess of York seeks to become Swiss resident

Duchess of York seeks to become Swiss resident

Verbier ‘costs 40 percent more than Ischgl’: report

Verbier ‘costs 40 percent more than Ischgl’: report

Skiers face more price rises in new season

Skiers face more price rises in new season

Switzerland’s largest ski area 4-Vallées breaks up

Switzerland’s largest ski area 4-Vallées breaks up

Ferguson credits Verbier for recent weight loss

Ferguson credits Verbier for recent weight loss

VIDEO: Crafty fox steals balls at Swiss golf club

VIDEO: Crafty fox steals balls at Swiss golf club

Verbier opens for summer skiing weekend

Verbier opens for summer skiing weekend

Verbier calls off planned weekend ski-lift opening

Verbier calls off planned weekend ski-lift opening

Verbier plans to open ski lifts – weather permitting

Verbier plans to open ski lifts – weather permitting

Valais avalanche claims Swedish skier’s life

Valais avalanche claims Swedish skier’s life

James Blunt in Verbier: I want to become Swiss

James Blunt in Verbier: I want to become Swiss