Ice in Lake Sassolo, Sambuco Valley, Ticino, Switzerland (@ WaterFrame / Alamy)
- You could be forgiven for getting rather disorientated in this part of Switzerland.""Italian is the mother tongue here
- This experience is likely to leave you feeling rather cold.""What else is there to do when thawed out?
- Beyond this frozen barrier is a mountain range spanning eight countries.""Who\s up for skiing a 1,200km black run?
- Crash through the ice and we\re in the southernmost canton of Switzerland.""How does it look above sea level?