10 Things You Did Not Know About Austria

Austria – 10 Interesting Facts! 1. Carnival In Austria,  the Fasnachtsbräuche are celebrated. The winter spirits are acknowledged with sumptuous costumes and hand – carved masks – whether it’s the Glöcklerlauf in the Salzkammergut, the Ausseer Carnival in Styria or the Tyrolean carnival groups: the Imster Schemenlauf, the Fisser Blockziehen, the … Read more

Spend Your Summer in the Mountains!

Summer Holiday Accommodation in the Mountains. Every year we ask ourselves… .Where are we going for our summer holiday this year? Beach or lake? Flying or driving? And where would it be most beautiful? Our tip –  spend your summer in the mountains in a holiday home. Why not discover … Read more

Summer City Trips – Our Top 10 Selection

Top 12 holiday apartments for Summer City Trips While some might think that summer in the city is unbearable, many of us enjoy the abundance of seats on public transport and the peace and quiet of our neighbours being on holiday. In fact, a city trip is enjoyable all year … Read more

10 Apps for your Winter Ski Holiday

Top 10 Apps for your Winter Ski Holiday Every day brings new apps for smartphones to the market. Here are some of our favourites to spare you trawling through thousands of apps before you go on your Winter Ski Holiday. Take a quick look and let us know what you think. … Read more

5 Top Ski Resorts for the Winter

A selection of top ski resorts

Our pick: 5 Top Ski Resorts for this coming Winter:   FR – Chamonix Take the cable car from chic Chamonix to Aiguille du Midi (3842 m above sea level) and then whizz down the slopes. And do this surrounded by the spectacular mountain scenery of the vast Mont Blanc … Read more

A Stress-free Christmas? 10 Ideas for You.

10 ideas for a stress-free Christmas Let’s face it: Every year, we madly look forward to Christmas, but once the holidays arrive, all the preparations have left us all a bit crazy and we swear that next, yes next year, everything will be different!   We collected 10 ideas that will … Read more

10 Reasons for Ski Hire

Carving- und Freeride-Bilder aus dem Montafon

10 Reasons why snow sport enthusiasts prefer ski hire over buying equipment While the heat of summer can still be felt outside, online bookings for the next winter sports holidays are heating up. Right around August , many snow sports lovers already start thinking about hitting the slopes, and one … Read more

The Unique Charm of a Cosy Mountain Chalet

Mountain Chalets - Ideal Ski base

 The Charm of a Cosy Mountain Chalet Our much-loved cosy mountain chalet – ever thought about the history of those charming wooden mountain retreats? The term “chalet” comes from the Latin word cala (“protected location”).  It originates from the French part of Switzerland,  where it was used to describe a simple … Read more