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The enduring appeal of the Kitzsteinhorn

By: Roy at 12-07-2019
The most famous mountain in the Zell am See-Kaprun is the Kitzsteinhorn. This 3000 metre-high mountain peak with eternal snow has a silhouette that is instantly recognizable and can be seen from far and wide. The appeal of the Kitzsteinhorn is enormous. Tourists and locals alike are drawn to the ...
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Holiday discounts with the Summer Card

By: Pim at 19-06-2019
Save up to 600 euros during your 14-day holiday in Austria with the Summer Card! Many of our holiday homes include a summer discount card which you can use for various free activities and many discounts. That sounds lovely, but how much benefit do you really get from your summer holiday with ...
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10 reasons why taking grandparents on holiday is a must

By: Petra at 04-06-2019
Why not take the grandparents with you on your next winter sports family holiday to Austria? We think it's a brilliant idea! Read our 10 reasons why taking grandparents on holiday is a must: Socialising - With grandparents there, a family holiday becomes even more fun! Are young children ...
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Austria through the seasons

By: Petra at 03-05-2019
Thanks to the large differences in height in the Austrian Alps, there is a wide variety of plant and animal species. Some animals and plants can only be found in the climate zones high in the mountains, while other flora and fauna are characteristic of the valleys. Over 10,000 animal ...
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What's the best way to prepare for a winter sports holiday?

By: Petra at 13-02-2019
Being well prepared for winter sports makes your winter sports holiday more fun. Some things are difficult to get used to - the altitude in mountains, the cold temperatures; not to mention the physical effort involved. Moreover, you want to take all the winter sports equipment with you and do ...
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Child friendly ski areas

By: Roy at 06-02-2019
Are you planning to book a ski holiday to Austria? Just like you, children also want to have fun during a winter sports holiday. And it's really nice to know that they are in good hands so that you can leave them at their own ski school with complete peace of mind. That's why it's ...
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How do I survive the 'snowmageddon'?

By: Roy at 11-01-2019
The 'snowmageddon' in Austria is a hot topic at the moment. There has been so much snow in a short period of time that there is enough snow for the ski areas to be open until April, winter fun everywhere! Of course, there are also a number of things that you have to take into account ...
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Skiing in March? Go for it!

By: Roy at 01-03-2017
By far most skiers choose to go skiing during their weeks off in February. However, when you are not stuck to those weeks, it may be interesting to go in March, which does have its advantages! We have listed the mains ones for you. #1 A cheaper skiing holiday Compared to the high season, ...
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Playing golf in Austria

By: Pim at 21-08-2015
Austria is of course known as a ski area, but did you know that it is also one of the leading countries for golf? The country has nearly 200 golf courses, many of which have a beautiful location, in the mountains or at the edge of beautiful rivers and lakes, for instance. Over the past ten years,...
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What makes the Salzburgerland such an excellent summer destination?

By: Roy at 28-07-2015
The Salzburgerland is well-known amongst winter sports enthusiasts, but did you know that the area is also ideal for a summer holiday? Villages such as Wald im Pinzgau, Neukirchen am Grossvenediger, Bramberg am Wildkogel and Saalbach have myriads of summer activities and are great for exploring ...
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What makes the Zillertal Arena so much fun in the summer?

By: Team ChaletsPlus at 01-06-2015
Of course, Austria is an ideal holiday destination in the winter season. But many people are not aware of the fact that the country has plenty to offer in summer too. The Zillertal Arena, for instance, is an amazingly beautiful summer travel destination. Travellers who already know the Zillertal ...
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