Skiers enjoy the ski runs on December 19 the French Alps resort of... Photo d'actualitéActivité de plein air,Alpes européennes,Culture française,Exercice physique,France,Horizontal,Illustration,Montagne,Neige,Plaisir,Ski,Sport,Sport d'hiver,Station de vacances,Style de vie,Technique d'illustration,Télésiège,Val ThorensPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSkiers enjoy the ski runs on December 19, 2012, the French Alps resort of Val Thorens. Due to heavy snowfall, many resorts started opening on December 8 and 15, creating two more weeks of business for resorts before Christmas. Many operators are reporting strong bookings for the Christmas and New Year holidays. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE DESMAZES (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)