Gastein and Grossarl – two ski valleys in Austria

Gastein and Grossarl are a pair of gorgeous and very different winter ski destinations barely an hour’s drive from the divine easy-to-access Austrian city of Salzburg and its airport. We check them out.
Mayrhofen spa hotel strass

Ski Review: Mayrhofen, Austria

Mayrhofen is one of Austria’s great ski areas with a huge array of slopes mixed with a pretty town replete with typical Tyrolean architecture and a lively nightlife.
Brandenberg Alps, Tyrol

4-day hiking in the Brandenberg Alps, Tyrol, Austria

Starting and finishing in Kramsach, this four-day hike covers a distance of 50km and a difference in height of 3,600m with much to see on the way.
Slopes are on the doorstep

Hotel Review: Schlosshotel (and ski resort) Fiss, Tyrol, Austrian Alps

The Schlosshotel Fiss in the Austrian Tyrol may well be an example of alpine luxury at its finest both during the ski season and the summer months.
Šmartno, Slovenia

Walking the Alpe-Adria Trail – 750kms through Austria, Italy and Slovenia

The Alpe-Adria Trail runs for 750km from the foot of the Grossglockner, Austria’s highest mountain, into Slovenia and ends in Italy.

Top 10 things to see and do in Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck is a popular ski resort, yet there’s a lot to discover away from the slopes making it an all-year round destination.
Bradt Guides: Alpe Adria Trail

Alpe-Adria Trail: From the Alps to the Adriatic (Bradt Travel Guides)

Alpe-Adria Trail is the first English-language guide to the epic new 750-km hiking route through the mountains of Austria, Slovenia and Italy.
Mountain fires + eidelweiss, Saalfelden-Leogang Ritzensee

Five places you can experience Summer Solstice in the Austrian Alps

Druids gather at Stonehenge on midsummer’s night, June 21, to pay homage to the universe. Austrians light fires.
Gastein ski area

Ski Guide: Gastein Valley, Austria

A good choice for families and offering plenty of activities - 100km of winter walking trails, curling and ice-skating - for skiers travelling with non-skiing partners.

Travel Guide: 24 hours in Vienna, Austria

Situated on the banks of the Danube River, Vienna retains its regal air while offering a glimpse of the avant-garde.