Skiing and winter sports adventures in Japan

Thanks to the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano and several occasions of the Winter Asian Games, Japan's top mountain resorts boast excellent infrastructure, buzzing nightlife and comprehensive tourist facilities. Not only this, but its snowfall is amongst the most reliable in the world, so although bad years do happen, you're unlikely to be left fretting over that all-important weather forecast before your holiday.

Japan in the winter is also a wonderful place for sightseeing, and as the crowds die back you'll have spectacular locations almost to yourself. Then, to cap it all off, the après-ski is gloriously Japanese: sit back in an outdoor hot spring bath surrounded by snow, with a cup of sake to ease away any aches and pains.

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