‘The mountains around Verbier are great for flying down – and off’

Snowboarder and basejumper Géraldine Fasnacht says the Swiss Alps provide all the thrills she needs, though she’s not averse to launching herself off the odd skyscraper

Inspired by Sochi?

If you are inspired by the Winter Olympics in Sochi and want to head to Europe to ski check out this interactive guide:

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/interactive/2014/feb/14/europes-best-value-ski-resorts-interactive-guide