Austria

Luxury In Transit: Stay at the BLOC Hotel with Inghams

Darryl Ball, commercial pilot for Norwegian Airlines, previously a professional skier and now a model and journalist, travels with Inghams every year for the Telegraph Ski Test to Kühtai, Austria. This March, he was invited by Inghams to stay at

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Getting excited for the Weisser Rausch in St Anton

  The Alberg Eagle takes place in the St Anton every year. It’s consists of three different races: a cult ski race called the Weisser Rausch in April, a half marathon run in July and a 41km mountain bike race

The start of the Weisser Rausch
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Get your groove on: New Orleans meets Snow jazz festival in St Anton

This April we’re all getting very excited for the upcoming jazz festival approaching St Anton am Alberg. The weather has been fantastic recently, so with the combination of beautiful sunshine and fantastic music expecting a brilliant couple of days.  

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A day in the life of a solo cross-country skier in Seefeld

Seefeld is Austria’s premier resort for cross-country skiing. The sport is great fun and if you’re afraid of heights there are no lifts and cable cars to contend with, so just about anyone can take part.   This week, I

Solo cross-country skiing in Seefeld.
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Arlberg – The largest interlinked ski area in Austria

We’ve had a very good start to the season here in St Christoph with some great skiing conditions and time on the slopes. The colder weather has started to kick in with some snowfall last week and more predicted in

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Getting to know Lech & Zürs

    Our team arrived in Lech and Zürs at the beginning of December and it was the first time in the area for all of us. We had a range of experiences in our team – there was the

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Ischgl’s smugglers’ routes to Switzerland

Become a modern day smuggler in Ischgl this winter…     Ischgl in Austria shares its mountain range with the neighbouring Swiss town of Samnaun – so it isn’t surprising to discover that this very spot used to be a

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A whirldwind adventure: Motorbikes, classic cars and helicopters in Obergurgl and Hochgurgl

Generally when you’re motoring about on the slopes you’re powering through on skis or a board, getting by using man-power and gravity. Not so in Obergurgl and Hochgurl. Here the thrills extend to other, more mechanical, adventures suitable for petrol

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