2. Are, Sweden
This mountain resort in Northern Sweden is called the Aspen of Scandinavia. Snow-covered peaks, chic cafés in the town square, and a lively après-ski scene. Navigate the over 100 powdery slopes by skiing, snowmobile, or dogsled. Stay in a classy hotel or try the unique Igloo Are with its packed-snow beds covered in reindeer skins and plush sleeping bags.