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Location: snowHeadLand
1. Resort: St Moritz
2. Country: Switzerland
3. Domain: Engadine Valley
4. Author: Whitegold
5. Date: Mar 2007
6. Our holiday: Small group of couples
7. Website : stmoritz.ch
8. Basics : Southeast Switzerland. Zurich Airport is the closest major hub
9. Lift system : Lots of large trams. Gives a big-mountain feel. Slow at times. Scorecard = 7 / 10
10. The terrain : Good onpiste. Plenty for all standards for a week. Three disjointed ski areas, but served by a regular skibus. Attractive glacial scenery. 7 / 10
11. The snow : Very good snow. Coverage top to bottom. Nine days of nonstop sun. 9 / 10
12. Off-piste : Very good offpiste. Many steepish slopes. Crowds are uncommon. 8 / 10
13. The resort : Unique atmosphere. The place reeks of money. Lots of trophy wives. Walking on the frozen lake is way cool. Nowhere else in the Alps, or the world, like it. 10 / 10
14. Food : It is an upscale region, near Italy. Most places are fine. 7 / 10
15. Accommodation : Make sure you stay in Dorf, the main town. Everything is here, from basic rooms to premium palaces. Avoid Bad -- it is away from the buzz. 10 / 10
16. Costs: Prices are above-average, but not ruinous. You get what you pay for. 7 / 10
17. Conclusion: The world's number one allround ski resort. It is a better experience than Zermatt, Courchevel 1850, Lech, Cortina and Aspen.

Total scorecard = 65 / 80 (81%). For comparison, Zermatt gets 64 / 80 (80%).

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