If you’re a ski fanatic and your annual ski trips have become a bit routine, add a bit of pizzazz to your next trip to the slopes by visiting one of the following fabulous international ski locations.
1. Troodos, Cyprus
Mount Olympus might not be the first place you’d think to ski, but there is often a layer of the fine powdery snow during winter. This is one of the few places on Earth where you can start the day with a ski event and end it walking on a sandy beach.
2. Oukaimeden Resort, Morocco
Seek out the snow in Africa at this resort, located in the Atlas Mountains, with a thriving ski community that offers slopes for everyone from beginner to expert.
3. Cerro Catedral, Argentina
Slopes here accommodate all skill levels and is great for those who just want to enjoy the snow. There are also festivals and activities for the whole family to enjoy.
4. Mzaar, Lebanon
The Middle East isn’t particularly well known for skiing but this ski resort offers slopes that will exceed your expectations. The slopes here are geared more towards advanced skiers.
5. Tasmania, Australia
How about a ski vacation in July or August? You’ll find two ski resorts offering a variety of slopes and activities that you can enjoy during the summer.
6. Yongpyong, South Korea
Host of the Alpine World Cup, this resort offers no less than thirty slopes for you to try. Plus, you get the thrill of skiing the same slopes as world champions!
7. Gulmarg, India
This little-visited resort has some of the most beautiful ski areas and is open four months out of the year.
8. Mount Hermon, Israel
This uniquely located mountain has Lebanon and Syria on one side and Israel on the other. Ski these slopes in one of the oldest inhabited areas in the world.