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Singapore Indoor Snow Centre Unveils ‘Ice Hotel Gallery’

Singapore’s only indoor snow centre, Snow City, has opened the country’s first ‘Ice Hotel Gallery’ experience offering the chance to see, if not actually stay in, sdome of the facilities found at ice hotels in Scandinavia. Like most countries travel opportunities to cold weather destinations still look limited this winter and one media outlet described the opportunity to stay in

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Florida’s First Snow Park Re-Opening In November

Florida’s first snow themed park, Snowcat Ridge, which debuted last autumn despite the impact of the pandemic, re-opens in October for its second winter season and has new attractions promised. Snowcat Ridge’s main attraction is outdoor tubing hill with dry ski slope surface, some 60 feet (17 metres) high and 400 feet (122 metres) long, but there’s an arctic igloo

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New Plans For Superyacht With A Ski Slope Unveiled

A Dutch design company has released its concept for redeveloping a former aircraft carrier into a super yacht. The company’s plans for the 60 year old former French Naval ship would see the boat’s large surface area switch to ‘interchangeable decks’ which could include a ski slope, as well as a golf course. Design company Mitsi Studio are behind the

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Planned New Australian Indoor Snow Centre to be Fully Green-Powered

A planned new indoor snow centre, Winter Sports World, proposed for Penrith near Sydney in Australia will be entirely powered by a 1.2 megawatt power supply of photovoltaic solar cells on the roof, the team behind the project say. That’s the equivalent of powering 220 homes with photovoltaic panels, feeding into an on-site battery storage facility.The $300 million development will

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New All-Weather Snowmaking System Launched

The Italian-headquartered snowmaking company Demaclenko has created a new all-weather snowmaking machine which the company says offers, “…an unprecedented solution for efficient and powerful snowmaking when it’s not freezing.” Working with the Austrian-based company 3CON, a specialist in interior production systems, Demaclenko has christened their technology ‘Snow4Ever 200’ and states, “What’s revolutionary about Demaclenko’s technology is that real technical snow,

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