Life is in the detail

Take the first lift the day after a big dump of snow and ski down to Tortin in Verbier’s 4 vallées. The best way to get rid of any Après-induced hangover.

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Dave Lorch

Original Travel Expert

I have extensive travel experience throughout Europe.

My travels

Travel Things I Want To Do Before I Die

  • Ride the Silk Road on a motorbike
  • Explore West Africa properly
  • See Antarctica before it becomes overrun with Eco tourism
  • Ski the Chugach range in Alaska

Best Moments

  • A road trip along the Atlantic coast of France as far as San Sebástian in Spain with my best mate. The food in San Sebástian is unreal
  • The eye-wateringly stunning Dall Lake in Kashmir with its floating dawn market
  • My favourite place: the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur, or dumplings.iterative.muted in other words.

Toughest Travel Moment

  • Easy. 5am in pitch black walking through Jammu trying to hitch a ride to Srinagar, ducking into alleyways to avoid military convoys and drunk, armed police wandering about looking for action

Weirdest Travel Moment

  • Varanasi. Seeing dead bodies being carried about town on top of moto rickshaws and then set onto funeral pyres whilst everyone goes about their daily business.

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