Winter may be under way, but there’s still plenty of time to play. Most European and North American ski resorts are open for shredding til spring, or you can venture further afield once winter hits the Southern Hemisphere again. We’ve put together a list of the best ski resorts in the world, depending on what type of skier you are and what you want to get from the slopes. Because, let’s face it, not everybody cares about ski resorts with the best après ski. Kidding! Après is life.
Want powder? Head to Niseko
There’s a reason Japan is known as ‘Japow’ in the ski world. It’s got powder for days, and it’s pretty much always covered in the stuff. And Niseko is the powder mecca.
Located on the northern island of Hokkaido, Niseko gets big snowfalls, thousands of international visitors and is packed full of bars, restaurants and adventure tours, making…