5 tips for better Lakes and Mountains photography

Do it properly and you’ll find that photography is a fantastic way to connect with the environment. When we travel, we’re constantly looking for that authentic, local experience. Use your camera wisely, because not only is it a great lens through which to view the world, it is also a great route to meeting new

Inghams asks: Why aren’t we trying something new?

In life, it’s extremely easy to sit happily in the comfort zone, whilst it’s very difficult to break out of a rut. But what are we all missing out on by saying no to new experiences, or being apprehensive when travelling to different countries? We’ve conducted a survey to allow people the chance to open

Austrian Specialities: 5 Dishes To Write Home About

One of the most exciting parts of visiting a new country is undoubtedly getting to try out the local cuisine! Fortunately for you, I’ve already managed to test out some of the delicacies that Austria has on offer, so you can take it from me, these top 5 are definitely worth a try, though maybe

Salzburg: ‘These Are A Few Of Our Favourite Things…’

As a massive “Sound of music” fan, Salzburg is one of my all time favourite places in Austria. I remember many rainy Sunday afternoons spent watching Julie Andrews prancing around fountains and climbing hills and wishing I would get the chance to one day visit all of those places. My mum and I would sing

Filzmoos’ Dachstein Glacier

We’re lucky in Filzmoos to have one of Austria’s most iconic mountains right on our doorstep. Off to the east, above the village of Ramsau am Dachstein (which you can get to via the Filzmoos Wonderbus) we have the 2995 meter high Hoher Dachstein mountain range with the Gosau Glacier tucked away within the mountains.

Put the ‘extreme’ in your next summer holiday

Here’s one for the thrill seekers! Tristan, a member of our Guest Services team, has been trying some slightly more ‘extreme’ activities in Belle Plagne, take a look! As a self confessed adrenaline junkie, the thought of a holiday to the French Alps to take part in White Water Rafting down the fast flowing river

Davos Hosts Swiss Festival of Yodelling

Vanessa, resort representative for the resort of Davos is preparing to welcome a very loud crowd this week!  “From the 3rd to 6th July 2014 we are expecting 10,000 active members of the Swiss Yodelling Association and their many supporters to descend on Davos Klosters for the 29th Swiss Yodelling Festival. This colourful event takes

Le Bon Vivre in Chamonix

Ruth, one of our resort representatives in Chamonix, lets us know why you can’t possibly sit still in Chamonix: Now I have always considered myself to be reasonably fit – I’m a keen skier, I ran a marathon last year and enjoy the odd pedal on my bike. However, this view of myself changed completely