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Skiing in the French resort of Val d’Isere

Skiing in the French resort of Val d’Isere

After trying several ski destinations in America, LAURA TOOGOOD returns to the Alps to explore Val d’Isere… In recent years I have ventured to America for my annual skiing trip. My first experience of taking to the slopes stateside was at Killington in Vermont, before heading to Vail in Colorado and finally Lake Tahoe in California. […]

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It’s snow time! Head for the slopes this February with Powder White

Is Britain’s cold snap and snowy landscape reminding you of flying down ski slopes and sipping mulled wine? If so, it is not too late to book a visit to the mountains and Powder White has just released some great options for February… Chalet Oliquin, Verbier Chalet Oliquin is a beautiful traditional freestanding chalet situated […]

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Plan ahead and explore the American ski experience next season

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge recently enjoyed a ski break in the beautiful surroundings of the Trois Vallees. Kate was accompanied by her parents and sister, Pippa Middleton, who brought along her new rumoured suitor, George Pearcy. As the Spring ski season draws to a close, it is time to look ahead to […]

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From skiing in the Alps to designing a clothing range, we meet the force behind ‘Bella Seel’

By LAURA TOOGOOD Annabel Seel, 24, took an interesting path into fashion design. The ski instructor is based predominantly in Verbier and first branched into the industry when she started creating her own hats for the slopes. The Sloaney talks to the ambitious designer about how she combines her exciting lifestyle in Verbier with creating a […]