Can you count the continent's best resorts on one hand? Maybe not, but you could make a pretty good start. Five countries, five landmark resorts that define the European experience. American skiers, beware: The spells they cast may enthrall you forever.
Norway's Askel Lund-Svindal won Sunday's World Cup super G in Lake Louise, and Olympic champion Julia Mancuso broke a seven-year jinx, taking the number three podium spot at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational World Cup ski races on Saturday. By Kelley McMillan