Hokkaido, Japan

Five Volcanoes You Can Ski

Lava flows and ash clouds are a hot topic this spring, thanks to the eruption of Eyjafjallajokull in Iceland. Does it make you wonder what it would be like to ski a volcano? Here’s where to find them. By Olivia Dwyer

Sleep Like a King

Room at the Top

Ski country is home to some of the world’s most luxurious lodges, where down featherbeds and Egyptian-cotton sheets are bested only by personal ski valets and snap-to service. Because whether you’re skiing in the glades of Vermont or the bowls of Alberta, the best mountain lodges extend your ski vacation well beyond the slopes.