11/10/2011 09:35 am ET | Updated Jan 09, 2012

The World's Best Ski and Snowboard Resorts (PHOTOS)

For winter lovers around the globe, ski resorts are THE premier travel destinations for family and friends to enjoy some fun in the...snow. Flaunting 5-star restaurants, top notch terrain, exceptional scenery, premier lodging, and much more, winter resorts need to be constantly evolving in order to remain uniquely attractive against their counterparts.

In conjunction with the Huffington Post's Gamechangers program, and Chase Sapphire Preferred(SM), which allows you to earn 2x points on travel and dining, we look at the top winter resorts from all around the globe!

The World's Best Ski Resorts (PHOTOS)