Ischgl in the sunshine: How Austria's ski resort is becoming a food, cycling and hiking summer destination  Yorkshire Post

In all likelihood, at least one of your associations was a snow-covered ski slope, shimmering in the peak of the winter season.

Austria Holiday: The Best Hotels and Resorts for Nature & Wildlife Lovers | International | Travel  Luxury London

Of all the European countries blessed with bewitching mountains, Austria remains a top destination for those who want to unwind to the rhythm of mother nature.

In Europe, the Movement to Give Up Air Travel Is Taking Off. Could the U.S. Be Next?  TIME

A growing number of Europeans are limiting air travel in favor of more eco-friendly transportation. But can rail infrastructure catch up?

11 of the most beautiful places in Austria  CNN

With its stunning Alpine peaks and crystal clear lakes, this country is the epitome of idyllic. Here are 11 of the most beautiful places in Austria.

7 reasons why Austria's top ski destinations are even better in summer  Wanderlust

As one of Europe's top skiing destinations, Austria's resorts are flooded with UK travellers in the winter months. A peaceful lull in the country's mountains sets in ...

Seattle - the high tech city that is steeped in nostalgia  Yorkshire Post

Fringed by snow-capped mountains and buffered with thick swathes of forest, Seattle is a place where urban sprawl is tempered by ocean and sky. A carnival of ...

Pastures new: a family farmstay in Austrian Tirol  The Guardian

Our writer thinks her family are not really 'animal people' but a stay on an organic farm, with rabbits, ponies, llamas and hens, could just change her mind.

Ski resorts battle with walls of snow in rush to clear roads for summer  The Telegraph

The 2018/19 ski season saw historic levels of snow fall across some of Europe's top resorts. While this was great news for skiers and snowboarders, now that the ...

Austria snow: what it is like to be in ski resorts after extreme winter weather hits the Alps  iNews

What life's like in the Alpine resorts amid heavy snowfall.

Snow joke: Austria ski resort reopens for the first time in May  Euronews English

A ski resort in Austria will reopen this weekend for the first time in May after unprecedented heavy snowfall.

A Ski and Spa Getaway That’s a Trip Back in Time  The Wall Street Journal

This classic luxury spa hotel in the Austrian Alps is as charmingly old-fashioned as it gets, from fondue feasts to toboggan rides.

Is this the ultimate ski weekend?  The Telegraph

Five ski areas, two major resorts, and all the favourite Austrian ski holiday clichés ticked off... despite only leaving work on Thursday afternoon and returning ...

Skiing Is Only Half the Fun at These Beautiful Ski Destinations Around the World  Travel+Leisure

From Japan to Switzerland, these world-renowned ski cities offer so much more than *fresh* powder on the slopes.

A Ski Resort in the Austrian Alps Gets a Dazzling Transformation  Travel+Leisure

Once known largely for its wild après-ski scene, the village of St. Anton is now at the center of a massive, reimagined skier's paradise. Read on.

This Pass Lets You Ski at More Than 1,000 Resorts in Europe for an Amazing Price  Travel+Leisure

More than 100 smaller ski resorts around the continent have banded together to launch Snowpass, the largest ski pass in the world.

20 affordable skiing holidays with a difference  The Guardian

These ski trips aren't only about the slopes; they take in the resorts' stunning backdrops and everything from mountain art to romantic railways.

Summer sports events in Tirol 2019

Catch a number of sporting events in Tirol this summer. From mountain biking and cycling to athletics and tennis, here are some of the best.

Ski resort evacuated and thousands stranded as heavy snow blankets Alps  The Telegraph

Heavy snowfalls have left large areas of the Austrian and Bavarian Alps paralysed, with more than 2000 people trapped in villages and ski resorts cut off from ...

Six Reasons To Visit The Austrian Alps In Summer  Forbes Now

St. Anton is known as the birthplace of alpine skiing, but just over the Arlberg massif in Vorarlberg, summertime is still a largely undiscovered treasure.

The Wild Carnival at the Heart of Skiing’s Most Dangerous Race  The New Yorker

The punishing Hahnenkamm downhill brings street-party revelry to a medieval town in the Tyrolean Alps, Nick Paumgarten writes.

Cycling in Austria – seven of the best Tirol routes

Take to two wheels to explore the beautiful Austrian region of Tirol in all its scenic, Alpine glory.

Mountain holidays: 'Nockout' ski secret  Express

THE MOUNTAINS of the Tyrol and SalzburgerLand are well known to British skiers, but two hours south of Salzburg lies Austria's best-kept skiing secret - Bad ...

Austria's western Alps: a year-round travel guide  Gourmet Traveller

The ski slopes may be the usual draw in this region of Austria, the good life is enjoyed all year round.

Summer Austria  The Independent

The many joys of Austria as a winter destination are well documented. Here is a mountain-framed country where fabled snow-bound resorts such as Kitzbühel, ...

Mountain biking Austria: cycle the routes of Tirol

Looking to cycle Austria? Head to the Alpine slopes of Tirol for off-road, mountain biking and cycles routes to suit all levels of biker.

The Best Ski Spots in Europe

The European Alps remain one of the top ski destinations in the world. Here are some of the most desirable places to hit the slopes.

Cheap Ski Holidays: Best Ski Deals 2019/20 For Bulgaria, France (UK)

Looking for cheap ski holidays deals 2019 and 2020? See our pick of the best ski offers for resorts like El Tarter, Chamonix, La Plagne and Bansko.

Which Summer Camp is Right for You?

Looking to ski some gates this summer or get in tip-top shape before next season rolls around? We've got you covered in our 2019 summer camp feature.

Thrills, lofty views and Austria's answer to cheesy chips – why Innsbruck is the perfect city for a summer break  The Telegraph

Think about Innsbruck and you probably think about snow. Given that the city has twice hosted the Winter Olympics, with a third bid only recently scuppered by a ...

Europe's Best Early-Season Ski Resorts

Don't wait on winter to arrive in North America. These European ski resorts offer exceptional early-season ski and ride options.

Luxurious Ski Destinations to Visit This Winter  Travel+Leisure

Whether it's mountain scenery you're after or some time on the slopes, there's nothing like a ski vacation. And when it comes to luxury, there's no shortage of ...

Heavy Snowfall in Europe Leads to 26 Related Deaths  Powder Magazine

Several ski areas and resorts in Austria have been forced to close due to fears of avalanches and unsafe conditions.

Ice Spy: Skiing in Solden, the Austrian ski resort beloved by Bond

James Bond has always had a thing for the mountains. Roger Moore and his banana-yellow ski suit; George Lazenby and his white goggles and single ski; ...

Enjoying Kitzbuhel in the Austrian Alps during the summer  Daily Mail

David Dillon visited the town of Kitzbuhel in the Austrian Alps. In the winter it's a fashionable ski resort but there's also lots to do in the warmer months. He stayed ...

Austria snow: latest weather forecast after 27 people die in winter storms sweeping Europe  iNews

Extreme weather has hit Europe and led to a handful of deaths. Across the Alpines, officials have called for emergency evacuations.

Where to Go for the Best Off-Season Travel  Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Traveling during the off-season is in. And no wonder: Off-season travelers are rewarded with shorter lines, lighter crowds and lower prices—as well as activities ...

'Beautiful can be boring, but ugly never is' – how Vienna is finally becoming cool

A light summer rain is falling on the decorous streets of Vienna's first district. But for once my attention is not being drawn to the lacy spire of St Stephen's ...

The best summer ski destinations: Zermatt, Tignes, Hintertux, Glencoe...  The Scotsman

Only a very brave man or woman would ever declare an official end to the Scottish ski season. Long after the resorts have closed, you can be pretty sure that ...

Cold snap creates picture-perfect moments amid travel chaos in snow-covered Europe  ABC News

If you are struggling to cool down as Australia's summer heats up, take a look at some of the most captivating pictures from snow-covered Europe.

Mindfulness Austria: 5 ways to get back to nature in Tirol

Tirol has heaps of activities to help you relax, unwind and enjoy Austrian nature's beauty at its best. The pristine mountains and valleys of the Austrian Tirol have ...

How Snowbombing started the ski festival revolution – and lured a new generation to the slopes  The Telegraph

Love them or hate them ski festivals are a staple in the winter calendar, when muddy fields are swapped for snowy slopes and the mountains come alive with the ...

When ‘bad’ is good at a ski resort in Austria  The Irish Times

A descent through powder on a wide gentle slope brings you to a small market in Kirchberg, where gluhwein turns this into a very merry start to Christmas.

Holiday Homes: The best places to snap up a ski home in Austria before Brexit restrictions apply  City A.M.

CityAM - Ski resorts are rapidly discovering that it is actually the summer months that keep the cash tills ringing. This is [...]

Zell Am See Austria Review – What To Do In Austria In The Summer  Countryliving (UK)

What to do in Zell am See in the Salzberg region of Austria, including activities, food, accommodation and weather advice.

Travel Review: Go on, take a hike through Austria's mountains  Bristol Post

Austria's mountains are not just great for skiing. Jon Bennett goes off the beaten track in summer and tries a spot of canyoning.

Holidays with altitude: 30 alpine alternatives to another boring beach break  The Telegraph

The first Italian phrase I mastered remains the one used most often today, handy in almost any situation: “Un gelato limone, per favore.” I was 13 when I learned ...

Hans Standteiner: The Heart of the Mountains

Father's Day is a great day to honor all ski dads, but this Father's Day, one was especially missed. Squaw Valley's “Opa,” Hans Standteiner Sr, passed away May ...

To ski or not to ski? Are the Alps fun without hurtling downhill?  The Guardian

Is it possible to have a great time in a winter sports resort without actually strapping on the kit and going skiing or snowboarding? Our writer goes to Austria – to ...

Europe weather: Two rescuers die in avalanche trigger explosion as three skiers killed  The Independent

Three German skiers and two ski patrollers have been killed over the weekend in the Alps. An accident in France and an avalanche in the Austrian Alps brings ...

Sankt-Johann, Austria: What to do on a 3 day ski break  HELLO! Magazine

Three day ski break in Austria: Where to go and what to do on a break in Sankt-Johann.

Kitzbuhel, Austria ski resort guide  CNN

The best places to ski, best hotels and best restaurants in the ski resort of Kitzbuhel, Austria.

Innsbruck is Austria’s Alpine gem and perfect for a festive city break  The Sun

WITH miles of mountain ranges, Innsbruck is one of Europe's most popular skiing and hiking destinations. Merging picturesque landscapes with lively crowds ...

Summer in the Alps — 30 great holidays | Travel  The Times

COOL HOTELS1. Hotel Villa Honegg Ennetbürgen, SwitzerlandThe views from the outdoor infinity pool and terrace of the Hotel Villa Honegg are unrivalled in ...

How to spend summer in the Austrian Alps  Evening Standard

Reader, I bottled it. I'd done high-level rope courses before but this was different. Even harnessed in and hard-hatted up, the prospect of the nightmarish traverse ...

You can ski in summer at Austria's Hintertux glacier  Daily Mail

If this blazing hot summer has made you crave snow, you're in luck, says Roger Alton... Pack off to the Hintertux in Austria — the only glacier in the world to host ...

10 unmissable places in Austria to visit this winter  The Local Austria

Austria is undeniably beautiful in the summer months but it's in the winter that its varied landscapes and historic towns and cities can be really spectacular.

Why Kitzbuhel's Hahnenkamm downhill is skiing's wildest race  CNN

Hearts thumping under thin race suits, eyes wide beneath goggles, they edge their skis under the starting wand and let out one big, final breath.

Where's the snow? Warmer weather could spell the end for pre-season glacier skiing  The Telegraph

As much as we all loved the long hot summer both in the UK and across the continent, the effect of the prolonged warm weather is presenting challenges for the ...

12 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit Austria  Condé Nast Traveler

Nowhere in the world quite compares to Austria, where the natural and urban attractions are equally spectacular. The country's hills are alive with snowy ski ...

Find serenity on the slopes in southern Austria’s Sankt Lambrecht  iNews

Brits don't tend to pick southern Austria for a ski trip, but for a calmer slopes than your average Alpine resort, give tranquil Sankt Lambrecht a go.

10 ski resorts to enjoy in summer  CNN

Attention if you don't like the snow and cold. These 10 ski resorts around the world make for a great summer vacation with outdoor activities, fine dining and ...

Travel review: Gourmet paradise in the Alps  Milton Keynes Citizen

Travel writer Jan Henderson has a taste of the Michelin-starred high life in the Austrian mountain resort of Ischgl.

Better than the beach: Austria's kinderhotels offer the ideal family break

As school holidays approach, abandon the heat and lounge-chair queues for a wholesome and rejuvenating Alpine retreat at an Austrian kinderhotel, says Sally ...

Austria holidays: This ski destination is a must visit for James Bond fans

AUSTRIA is known for its ski holidays, but head to the mountains in the summer and you'll get a unique take on James Bond's favourite slice of the Alps.

A long weekend in Kitzbühel: how to spend 72 hours in Austrian luxury  The Telegraph

Alighting at Kitzbühel railway station, I spotted the smart Rosengarten Hotel Restaurant & Spa car awaiting me. My driver, a sprightly septuagenarian with a thick ...

This Comfy New Overnight Train Will Have You Skipping the Hotel on Your Next European Tour  Travel+Leisure

Europe is fortunate to have many options for visitors to get around, from planes and trains to automobiles and bikes. This heavy competition for travelers has led ...

10 hidden ski resorts in Europe you should uncover  CNN

These 10 hidden ski resorts in Europe are worth uncovering, including Champoluc in Italy and Andermatt in Switzerland.

Southern Germany, Austria to receive worst of European snowstorm

While disruptive snow will sweep through eastern Europe into this weekend, residents of far southern Germany and Austria will be digging out from a more ...

Walking in Austria  Wanderlust

Wild flower-strewn meadows, untamed waterfalls, and long sunny days in the mountains... If you think that Austria is only a winter destination, you're mistaken.

High and dry: Alpine resorts grapple with climate change  Reuters

AROSA, Switzerland (Reuters) - The prospect of searing heatwaves driving holidaymakers to cool mountains and children asking grandparents about their ...

Americans who lose their passport can now pop into ANY Austrian McDonald’s for help from the embassy  The Sun

American tourists who need consular help in Austria will now be able to pop into any McDonald's. The fast food joint has signed a deal that will allow them to ...

Marcel Hirscher: The greatest ski racer of all time?  CNN

How do you judge greatness in sport? Can you even compare athletes from different eras? Two classic bar room topics with no finite answers.

Watch Graham Bell ski his favourite Kitzbühel run, home to the famous Hahnenkamm race  The Telegraph

Ski Sunday presenter Graham Bell, and ex-Olympic downhill ski racer, knows a great run when he skis one. That's why The Telegraph Ski and Snowboard ...

New James Bond museum in Austria's Tyrol has a view to kill  The Globe and Mail

The Alpine resort of Soelden is where key scenes from Spectre were filmed, and as of this summer, it is home to the world's first permanent 007 museum.

Here are the feature and TV films airing the week of Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019  Los Angeles Times

FOUR STAR FILMS. Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of Aug 18 - 24, 2019. Beauty and the Beast (1991) Freeform Sat.

Snow Farming May Be the Key to Saving Europe’s Ski Industry  Bloomberg

In the face of rising temperatures and limited snowfall, Alpine ski resorts are turning to unconventional solutions.

Skiing near Salzburg: a definitive guide

One of Austria's smallest provinces, SalzburgerLand is proof that size doesn't matter; especially when you have a pair of skis.

The most beautiful village in Austria  Express

ALPBACH was the place where I first learned to ski, on a family holiday nearly 40 years ago. I have distinct memories of swathes of pine-clad mountains, a pretty ...

Europe's 10 best budget ski resorts  The Telegraph

Getting value for money on holiday is high on the list of most skiers and snowboarders. Staying away from the famous, fashionable resorts, where everything ...

Where to go skiing in summer: everything you need to know  The Telegraph

The skiing doesn't stop just because it's summer – ski resorts with slopes set on a glacier are often open for business, and have a raft of other activities on offer ...

Hilton Announces First Curio Collection Hotel in Austria  Travel Agent

Hilton announced the signing of a management agreement with Kitz Immobilieninvest GmbH to open Grand Tirolia Hotel Kitzbuhel, Curio Collection by Hilton.

Peaks and troughs: cycling and eating in Austria’s Tyrol  The Guardian

Ahead of the Road World Championships, our writer samples the Alpine route, before riding off in search of the area's best food producers. Amy Sedghi. Tue 18 ...

The only city in Europe at its best in the middle of August

I've always tried, whenever possible, to travel off-peak; to enjoy the sights, the beaches, the whole travelling experience, at quieter times of year rather than run ...

Skiing the Alps, Making It My Own  The New York Times

I was a lapsed downhill skier. Then I moved to Europe and discovered that the Alps were all I needed to reclaim my passion for the slopes.

The best ski resorts in the world to head to this winter  Evening Standard

Dust off your thermals and slap on your salopettes, it's time to book this year's ski trip. The only problem with booking a winter sports holiday is the sheer amount ...

This Is the Best Ski Resort in the Alps, According to Travelers  Travel+Leisure

This ski resort has been voted the best in all of the Alps.

Watch Skiers in Austria Get Caught on the Chairlift Ride of Your Nightmares  Travel+Leisure

Skiers at Silvretta Montafon in Austria on Wednesday maybe realized they bit off a little more than they could chew as they rode the ski lift up the mountainside.

Great little ski resorts: Alpbach, Tyrol, Austria  The Guardian

The pace is relaxed in 'Austria's prettiest village', with its traditional Tyrolean buildings – though the après ski is livelier than you'd think.

Photos: Heavy snow triggers deadly avalanches in Europe; More snow aims at Alps

Following a deadly week of winter weather across Europe, heavy snow is set to further bury the Alps through Monday.

Summer skiing: 7 of the hottest spots  CNN

Summer skiiing could be for you if you crave an endless winter.

The top 11 ski resorts in North America: Exclusive rankings  USA TODAY

These rankings weigh things like town scene, variance of terrain, lodging base, and snow quality, to determine the top ski resorts.

The Top Ten Snowparks in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland  ISPO

No matter whether snowboarder or freeskier: shows the best and most varied snowparks, along with a few insider tips.

Weather WARNING: Hundreds of flights cancelled as heavy snow blasts Europe  Express

WEATHER has blasted Europe this week bringing heavy snow and storms to parts of the continent. Hundreds of flights have been cancelled. Will your trip to ...

Innsbruck city guide: what to see and where to eat away from the ski slopes  iNews

Most ski towns are just that towns. But Innsbruck works marvellously as a city break even if you've no intention of hitting the slopes.

Summer skiing on a budget  Ski Club of Great Britain

Summer skiing is possible on glaciers across Europe but which one of these will you choose to top up your goggle tan?

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe | Travel  The Guardian

Summer holidays don't have to mean sea and sand. We pick breaks amid mountains and by tranquil lakes to suit lovers of long hikes, high-energy activity – or ...

Trio of German skiers killed in avalanche in Austrian Alps, 4th missing  The Boston Globe

Police say three German skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Austrian Alps and a fourth is missing.

The six best resorts for combining a ski holiday with a city break  The Telegraph

Mix skiing and cultural sightseeing with our pick of ski areas near attractive cities.

Mikaela Shiffrin squanders chance for 51st World Cup win in Austria  CNN

She's beatable after all. Given her recent form, Mikaela Shiffrin looked nailed on for another win in Austria Friday but the American star slipped from first to fifth ...

20 of the best lakes to visit in Europe: readers' travel tips  The Guardian

Highland hideaways, glacial lagoons, alpine watersports and lynx-spotting … our readers have tested the waters and know where to stay.