5 amazing ski events we’re looking forward to this April

Are you looking for a fun ski event to enjoy this April? Then you’re in luck. April is a month of Easter celebrations, ski resort closing parties and exciting music festivals. And what is more, there’s still incredible snow covering the mountains (with more snowfall predicted!) meaning you can not only party hard during your

The most exciting snow festivals this winter

Just because there’s no Glastonbury Festival in 2018 doesn’t mean that you have to go without your yearly music festival fix. The snow festivals of the Alps are an important and exciting part of the yearly après ski calendar – and if you’ve never been to a music festival in the mountains before, this winter

Top five unexpected things to do in Mayrhofen

Mayrhofen is a resort packed with activities and places of interest, so much so you might just miss a few. There are many hidden gems that could be easily overlooked without some insider knowledge. Having spent my summer here these are my top five suggestions for things to see and do whilst on holiday in

Summer festivals in Mayrhofen

When the summer reaches full swing, Mayrhofen comes alive with the sound of music, plenty of traditional, local brass bands, and the most delicious food from across the Zillertal valley. From festivals for bikers, and celebrations for firemen, to simple street parties to get the locals together, there has been a lot to enjoy this

Mayrhofen: All in a day trip’s work

As much as I have grown to love the village of Mayrhofen, sometimes it is nice to get out for a change of scenery. Fortunately thanks to our excursions, this is a weekly possibility. It really can be refreshing to take in the sights of the local cities and experience a different side of Austrian

Mayrhofen Street Festival 2016

This year on Friday 29th July, Mayrhofen’s busy main street will be closed off to vehicles and instead become home to stages, benches, food and drink stalls, artists, performers and if last year’s festival is anything to go by, there’ll likely be a dance floor or two thrown in for good measure. Each year, both

Mayrhofen’s Finest: The Brand New Penkenbahn 3S Gondola Lift

Mayrhofen’s Finest: The Brand New Penkenbahn 3S Gondola Lift   Since the 1970s, Mayrhofen has been one of the most popular resorts in the Alps for British tourists with its thriving après scene and pistes that stretch across the Ziller valley, meaning visitors can not only enjoy the scenery from the local mountain, but can

Altitude Comedy Festival 2016 | The 10th Anniversary Comes to Mayrhofen

Altitude Comedy Festival returns to Mayrhofen next week, changing from its usual slot every year in March. For its 10th anniversary, the world’s number one alpine comedy festival joins us in resort, making January the month of laughter. With big names such as John Bishop, Sean Lock & Jim Jeffries, as well as festival founders