The term Asian ski resorts is a misnomer of sorts. For the time being at least, any reference to the region begins and ends with Japan. Although South Korea was awarded the 2018 Winter Olympics, and China is building resorts at a speed commensurate with its burgeoning economy, Japan is skiing in Asia. It boasts more ski resorts than any other country in the world. If you want to see which are the best, and what places to see when you are there, then step this way.

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