80cm of Fresh Powder!

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Four days of heavy snow fall has left nearly 80cm of fresh powder in parts of the western Alps. The French resorts in particular have done well! With up to 70cm in the Courchevel and Meribel, 60cm in Val d’Isere and 55cm in Verbier. All these resorts got more snow today. It hasn’t been so heavy, but it’s likely to have brought the five-day total to 80cm in places.   Meribel Courchevel It’s snowing ❄️ A big snow storm is sweeping across the alps this … Continue reading

Avoid Booking A Fake Ski Holiday

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It’s that time of year again when millions of people around the world look to spend their hard earned income on a delightful holiday in the mountains. Fake Ski Holiday But this also means it’s that time of year again where the unlucky few book a fake ski holiday. Please share this around so we can try our best to prevent people from getting stung by holiday scammers! Click the SHARE button below to spread the word. Fake Chalets Chalet Scams are not new but the lure of a cheap … Continue reading

British Airways Partners With Powder White

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We are delighted to announce that British Airways has chosen Powder White as their exclusive ski holiday partner.   This season, Powder White are proud to announce their exclusive ski partnership with British Airways Holidays. This partnership will offer a range of more than 500 three to five star hotels, apartments and chalets across 75 well-known ski resorts. To celebrate the launch, Made in Chelsea’s Lucy Watson and James Dunmore swapped Sloane Square for a snow globe in a ski inspired photo shoot at London Heathrow. Kitted … Continue reading

The Mountains Are Calling, But First…

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Who else is getting this call? If so, you want to be ready to answer it the best way possible. So here are some events to help you get ready to answer the mountains. mountains Chel*Ski, UK Yes, it is exactly what is says on the tin. Skiing in Chelsea. Chel-ski is just off the King’s Road, offers two remote-controlled treadmill-like slopes that rotate uphill and claims it can teach beginners skiing basics far more quickly than on snow. I was lucky enough to get a exclusive invitation to go … Continue reading

Looking For Quality Powder?

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This one goes out to all the powder hounds! At Powder White we know a thing or two about great powder in the Alps, especially with 100 seasons between everyone in the office.   Verbier, Switzerland Powder White works closely with Verbier Ski Experts Warren Smith who have provided us with their top two Powder routes. Bruson-  Level: Advanced powder riders On a deep snowy powder day head over the nearby ski village of Bruson. A new super fast gondola now links Verbier to Bruson making it the perfect … Continue reading

Stay Away From St Anton!

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You will thank me for sharing this to you, so please share with others who are thinking of going this season! 1. They Never Build Anything New View more information here 2. The Views Are Terrible 3. The Night Views Are Just As Bad! 4. The Ski Area Is Tiny And Only 305 km Of Downhill Slopes Click to make the piste map bigger. 5.Chalets Are Old And Too Close To The Slopes 6. They Don’t Celebrate Christmas 7. All Rocks No Powder! 8. Apres Ski Is Quiet … Continue reading

Reasons To Ski Over New Year

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Thinking of skiing this New Year? I know it might seem an eternity away but it won’t be long until the New Year arrives, so escape the standard home celebrations and enjoy the resort New Year entertainment. Book as early as possible as New Year is very popular and all the best resorts and chalets sell out quickly. Here are the reasons why you will want to enjoy a white New Year on the slopes! New Year’s Eve Celebrations  In each resort, there is always a variety … Continue reading

Exclusive Partnership with Warren Smith – An Introduction

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Exclusive Partnership with Warren Smith Ski Academy – An Introduction Powder White is pleased to announce an exclusive partnership with the Warren Smith Ski Academy and the appointment of Warren Smith as the Powder White Skills Editor. The Warren Smith Ski Academy has become the most well reknowned ski schools in Verbier, taking a fresh approach to ski tuition by combining traditional ski coaching with two additional elements: ski biomechanics and ski physiology. This approach actually guarantees results, breaking bad habits that skiers may have … Continue reading

New Chalets in Meribel, Val d’isere and St Anton

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Powder White is proud to announce the introduction of 3 new properties to our line of ski chalets in Meribel , Val d’Isere and St Anton. Read a short description then click on each property for full details, pictures, prices and availability. The Patrice – Meribel The Patrice is a large free-standing chalet accommodating large groups of up to 24 people, perfect for large families and groups. Situated just couple of minutes walk from the main square including shops & restaurants and with easy access … Continue reading

Top Tips & Trends for Skiing in 2014 – Radio Interview with Fraser Ewart White

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Fraser shares his top tips & trends for skiing this season on Dubai Eye Radio Fraser Ewart-White talks to Lucy Taylor on The Travel Show aired on Dubai Eye radio on 17th December where he shares a brief history of Powder White and his top tips and trends for 2014. Listen to the Podcast by clicking here or the button below; alternatively continue reading for a summary of the interview. Introduction Powder White has been running for over 10 years being formed back in 2003. … Continue reading