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Is Banksy working for the ESF in Meribel?

Is Banksy working for the ESF in Meribel?

Probably not, but after the recent raising of diplomatic tensions surrounding the ESF in France, it’s reassuring to see some rapprochement. This marvellous image was spotted by Ski Marmalade yesterday on the Altiport chairlift in Meribel: Homage to Banksy There can be little doubt that this is a homage to Banksy’s ‘kissing policemen’, which appeared...
New Branding for Méribel to 'Méribel Vallée'

New Branding for Méribel to ‘Méribel Vallée’

This winter’s press pack for Méribel landed in our inbox today and the first thing we noticed was the resort has a brand new logo. New logo for Méribel Out goes ‘Coeur des 3 vallées’ and in comes a new focus on ‘Méribel Vallée’. [In case you missed it, the new logo integrates the ‘M’ of Méribel and...
When April Fools work...

When April Fools work…

When 1st April comes along we’re always looking out for good April Fools jokes in the media.  This year saw some that were more obvious than others (for example, not everyone realised this post was intended as a joke!) Sean Ryder being called in by the Tories to advise on class seemed so plausible…for a...
What's new at Grand Ski 2012...

What’s new at Grand Ski 2012…

This week saw the 21st edition of Grand Ski – the annual French snowsports event exclusively for the trade.   This year saw 460 tour operators and agents from 17 markets around the world meet up with 238 exhibitors. Grand Ski was held in Annecy for the third consecutive year and will move to Chambery...
New DC Area 43 snowpark for Meribel-Mottaret

New DC Area 43 snowpark for Meribel-Mottaret

DC have done some fine work with their rebranding of the Meribel Mottaret snowpark. More than 650 feet of rails, plus a skateboard mini half pipe, have been added to the park this season. There are four areas for different riders levels, served by a chair lift and a cable car. DC Area 43 will...
Les 3 Vallees v. Chamonix: What’s in a strapline?

Les 3 Vallees v. Chamonix: What’s in a strapline?

While flicking through some of the snowsports mags last month, we at Skipedia were struck by the contrast between these two print ads (shown below). It’s a way of life… The Chamonix strapline ‘It’s a way of life!’ perfectly captures the reason we head to the mountains each winter.  The ad shows Chamonix’s most famous feature –...