Ski Resorts of Italy
The best Ski Resorts of Italy can be found in the northern regions among the Italian Alps and the Dolomites. Perhaps most famous of all is Cortina d'Ampezzo in the Veneto region while Madonna di Campiglio is one of a large number of ski resorts in Trentino Alto-Adige South Tyrol. Breuil-Cervinia in Valle d'Aosta faces the imperious Matterhorn mountain peak while the best known ski resort in Piedmont is Sestriere which hosted the 2006 Winter Olympics. The major resorts in Lombardy are Livigno, Ponte di Legno and Bormio.