Category: Resort Experiences

Life, Love, and the Pursuit of Powder

Brandon Dubovik gettin some at Snowbasin, UT

Welcome Loveskiing Nation! Men Seeking Powder Productions here with our first blog of the 2011-2012 season! Just here to introduce your newest bloggers from the western United States. We are based out of Utah which is known for their “Greatest

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What to look out for in the coming season… Bright Colours, Ski Jackets and Pants

It’s incredible to already see the flood of snow sports movie trailers such as Red Bull’s ‘Art of Flight’ or Matchsticks ‘Attack of il Nina’ and if this hasn’t already got you psyched up about this highly anticipated new season

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Unparalleled – Ski Solutions

SKI SOLUTIONS unparalleled

From the mountains with love… ‘Unparalleled’ reveals best winter wonders and the book’s 25 unforgetable experiences will help make wishes come true!!!! Twenty five unforgettable winter holiday experiences – from recreating a daring James Bond ski run to bathing in

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An introduction to skiing in Scotland

Fort William, Nevis Range and Ben Nevis

Scotland is famous for being the home of the Highland Games, golf, rugby, haggis and skiing. Skiing?, you may well ask. Yes, it is true, Scotland has some of the very few resorts in the United Kingdom where you can

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Sainte-Foy Tarentaise Review

Sainte-Foy is everything all the purpose built resorts aren’t: small, quiet and peaceful. Sainte-Foy is situated in the Tarentaise Valley in the Savoie region.

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Construction problems in permafrost regions

Figure 3.1: Russian Appartment Block

Permafrost can be found on approximately 20% of the earth’s surface and can be defined as “perennially frozen ground, a naturally occurring material with a temperature colder than 0° C (32° F) continuously for two or more years” (Encyclopaedia Britannica,

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Living the Val High Life

val d'isere downhill

LIVING THE VAL HIGH LIFE written by Samuel Lumley Val d’Isere is a commune of the Tarentaise Valley, in south-eastern France, 5 km from the border of Italy. It is one of the world’s most notorious ski resorts around, renowned

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