The New York Times has compiled its annual list of the top-52 destinations to visit in 2016 and Korea's venue for the 2018 Winter Olympics is included.
Pyeongchang placed 35th on the list, and The New York Times advised visiting the city's ski slopes before the Olympics hits in 2018.
The destination is described as having "well-groomed runs, friendly service, and comfortable slope-side rooms."
Among the several ski resorts in the area, Yongpyong is also recommended as one of the best.
Mexico City claimed the top spot this year.
Previous winners have included Milan, Cape Town and Rio.
Seoul made last year's list, ranking 33rd.
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