Land of alpine lodges, clear blue skies and hospitality that's warm enough to melt tracks in the snow, Switzerland is one of Europe's most cheerful countries. Roam around miles of lush landscape, flecked with natural and architectural masterpieces that will have you slack-jawed in admiration. Of course, there is nowhere better in the world to learn to ski - with slopes to suit nervous beginners and seasoned pros alike, there'll be nothing standing between you and an action-packed itinerary.
The home of the famous Mont Blanc, it's definitely a place to visit if you love being in the great outdoors. As well as this, Geneva has a huge financial centre, giving it that big city buzz.
France is known for many unique traditions, but they all pale into insignificance when you experience the beauty and rich historical culture of the country for yourself. From the snowy slopes of Grenoble to the breathtaking landscapes of the north, there truly is an experience for everyone waiting just across the channel.