Sunrise over the slopes, Schrocken Arlberg

World’s Best Ski Travel Agent in the alluring Austrian Alps

World Ski Awards is the only world-wide initiative to identify the endeavours and innovations of everybody involved in the multi-million dollar (or any other currency you might prefer!) ski tourism…

Red and white wine bottle and glass on wooden keg

Four Fall Festivals in Umbria, Italy

Fit enough for a Gastronomic Marathon? Look no further than a fortnight in Umbria during the harvest months of October and November to indulge in the delights of the vine and…

Blausee in Kandergrund, Switzerland

Blausee: filled by the tears of a broken-hearted maiden

Blausee (Blue Lake) is a small lake in the Kander valley above Kandergrund, Switzerland. The small Blausee, steeped in legend, is a popular tourist destination. The lake and the beautiful…

Bled Grad

Lake Bled, a gem in the Slovenian Coat of Arms

About an hour’s drive north from Ljubljana, lying serenely at the foot of the Julian Alps on the southern border of Austria, we came across the gem of Slovenia, Lake…

Superb outdoor Jacuzzi at Apartment Maxim

Verbier: exciting equestrian and boisterous bike events

Set against the beautiful backdrop of Alpine mountains, Verbier welcomes you once again with warm hospitality and a cosmopolitan crowd. The area offers an abundance of exquisite scenery with beautiful…

Predjama

Predjama & Postojna: ‘double delight’ in Slovenia

Two immensely interesting sites which we visited in the larger Ljubljana environment in Slovenia, as a full-day excursion, were the natural subterranean Postojna caves and the nearby historic Predjama Castle. Created by…

Downhill skiing, Warth Schrocken, the snowiest place in Austria

Wintertime in Austria’s charming Warth & Schröcken

In the Austrian state of Vorarlberg near the border with Tyrol, you will find two quaint and unspoilt villages, Warth & Schröcken. Situated about 10 kilometres apart, these pretty alpine villages lie…

Pool of luxury chalet ZERM3170

Leap to Zermatt in the summer of this Leap Year!

In Zermatt, where you can ski 366 days a year if it is a leap year, there is always something interesting going on. Be it a traditional local fest, exciting…

Sunset over Lake Garda

Lake Garda loves lively events

I have mentioned before that one of the most prominent destinations on your wish list should be Lake Garda in Northern Italy. The beautiful landscape needs many words to describe…

Summer holidays Schrocken Arlberg, Austria

Summer in Austria’s lovely Warth & Schröcken

The villages of Warth & Schröcken are quiet and unspoilt. Here we came across some of the friendliest and most genuine people in the Alps. This sporty, family side of the Arlberg makes the…