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In what we're calling the Ryder Cup of ski resorts we've pitched the Old World of Europe against USA and Canada to discover which continent deserves to be the destination for your skiing or snowboarding trip.

We've compared powder, prices and overall popularity and found that both have a lot to offer depending on your budget. Alps vs. Rockies? Give us your opinion in the comments.