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Hokkaido: As cold as ice

Japan

Hokkaido: As cold as ice

For one week every February, the Sapporo Snow Festival on Japan’s northernmost island attracts up to two million visitors, displaying an incredible collection of sculptures carved entirely from snow and ice

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Norway: Tour of duty

Norway

Norway: Tour of duty

The wild island of Senja, in northern Norway, is the perfect place to try touring, aka backcountry skiing

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The best long-haul ski resorts

Travel Talk

The best long-haul ski resorts

Put some miles under your skis, before you’ve even hit the piste with our pick of the best long-haul destinations to ski, ride and tour, from the powder fields of Chile to China’s booming mountain…

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Korea: On piste in Pyeongchang

South Korea

Korea: On piste in Pyeongchang

South Korea, host of the 2018 Winter Olympics this February, offers gnarly pistes, exceptionally well-organised infrastructure and plenty of places to sample kimchi, spicy grilled pork and steaming bowls of noodle soup

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