Powder White is proud to announce 2 new chalets to our collection of properties in Meribel and St Anton for the 2013/2014 season. These fine properties were hand selected and are getting us all excited as they offer bundles of charm with convenient facilities. Chalet Sabaudia – Meribel, France The Sabaudia in Meribel sleeps up to 8 guests via 2 Double and 2 Twin bedrooms each with ensuite bathrooms. Bedroom 1 & 4 also has a Jacuzzi bath for that extra touch of luxury. The … Continue reading
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Welcome to the Powder White Blog, a one stop shop for everything thats going on in skiing, snowboarding to whats going on in popular Alpine ski resorts in France, Austria & Switzerland. Get the latest news and event info direct from the resorts, view our favourite collection of ski videos and images, find out the latest weather for your destination including our infamous snow report or simply join us as we explore the world of skiing and snowboarding as well as finding the best ski deals & offers on the web.
Our Ski Photos of the Week page showcases some the best photos we found on Google+, Twitter, Facebook or Pinterest in the past week. We aim to bring the best, funniest and most beautiful ski and winter sport related pictures from around the web in one convenient place for you to enjoy. Ski Photos Gallery See more photos like these on our Pinterest page http://pinterest.com/skiholidays/ Seen a picture worthy of making our Ski Photos of the Week? Send us an e-mail or leave a link to … Continue reading
Ever seen Ski Paintings? I love browsing the web and seeing all the professional, amateur and home photos of ski resorts, peoples holidays and ski / snowboard shots. There is nothing better than finding that great photo and sharing it with your audience. However, I came across something a little different the other day, a collection of paintings by Pete Caswell. Ski Paintings Pete Caswell is a modern impressionist creating high energy, vibrant oil paintings centred around travel and scenery you may expect on a … Continue reading
Want to know how to do a 360 on Skis? It is not as difficult as you think. If you are an intermediate skier, you may feel it’s time to learn a few more skills & tricks so let us describe how to do a 360. Of course put safety first and ensure you have the correct safety gear on and that the slopes are clear of other skiers (just in case you fall on your butt). Learn How to do a 360 on … Continue reading
Want to know the truth about better Off Piste Skiing? Your off piste skiing experiences on the mountain slopes are influenced by many internal and external factors, and when they all come together it leads you to being a happy contented off piste skier, or on the flip side, an under confident petrified off piste skier. The majority of good skiers have developed a level of understanding of ski technique and control on piste but will find that as soon as you take the next … Continue reading
We found this great snowboarding video – Defenders of Awesome, on You Tube featuring Scott Stevens a.k.a Atcha Boii. The video starts off with a little talk but after 50 seconds is where the fun starts and some amazing snowboard action can be seen. Visit our video page again for a great collection of ski & snowboarding videos from around the web or videos we have taken ourselves. Ski Videos
Whatever winter sport or activity you undertake in the cold, this guide to winter clothing can be a life saver. Make sure your winter clothing is up for the challenge the cold brings and use this guide to help you choose the right ski and snowboard clothing to keep warm & safe. Guide to Winter Clothing – What to wear in cold weather Brought to you by Confused.com and Snow + Rock Having difficulty reading the infographic for Guide to Winter Clothing? Click on the … Continue reading
La Folie Douce (translated as Sweet Madness) is extending its reach further across the Alps. Not satisfied at being the infamous mountain après destination in Val d’Isere, as well as being twin to the equally renowned Cafe Face in the centre of Val, it extended its presence to the resort of Val Thorens in the Trois Valleys for the 2010/11 season. It then further extends its reach in the Three Valleys, opening its third branch in Meribel in December 2012. Folie Douce Nightclub in Val … Continue reading
See our Staff Skiing in Courchevel Going Skiing in Courchevel is highly rewarding due to it’s vibrant culture, facilities and location and is the destination of all types of skiers Courchevel is a well established ski resort and offers skiing facilities for beginners to advanced skiers and is host to many International festivals and events. Powder White operate over 16 chalets in Courchevel as well as providing accommodation in a range of hotels and apartments to suit different needs. Our chalets are hosted by qualified staff … Continue reading