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südtirol privat – these are local places offering bed & breakfast; houses with not more than 5 apartments or 8 rooms, where you can have an authentic holiday with a friendly welcome by your hosts and breakfast served with a smile. In this blog we tell their stories. The taste of South Tyrol South Tyrol active The culture of South Tyrol Bed&Breakfast in South Tyrol Where autumn is at home – 10 tips for this colourful season in Valle Isarco
Autumm in South Tyrol really scores highly on the prettiness front: with mild temperatures, golden sun-lit mountains, colourful scenery and culinary delights. Valle Isarco manages to do it all in one! We have ten tips for your holiday in Valle Isarco that will turn autumn into your favourite season in South Tyrol! #1 Törggelen – culinary treats, a ...
The traditional costume: a whole way of life
Anyone owning a traditional costume can count themselves lucky, as they can cost as much as a two-week luxury holiday! Nor do these treasures drop in value over the years - just the opposite in fact, meaning the next generation can look forward to inheriting these gems. A costume that has so much to offer! Emma Pigneter from the Haus Pigneter in ...
“N’aventöra” – our weekend at the Haus Gabi
Jakob and Florian have been talking about it for days now: “Mum, how many nights more to sleep before we go off to the mountains?” There was even more excitement and anticipation as we finally departed on Saturday on our family weekend – to St. Peter in Lajen at the entrance to the Gröden Valley, staying at the Haus Gabi . Irene and Thomas ...
Mountains and peace. This is what you'll find at “Haus Bergfried“ in Hafling near Meran. Mountains and peace somehow go together. The all-round views from the balcony calm my soul. My daughter's too it seems, as she slept through the night. She can sleep in her own bed like at home, because there's plenty of space here. Other things have been ...
Close by the wine village - „von Lutz“ in Eppan/Appiano
You‘re spending your holidays in Eppan/Appiano, beautifully located along the South Tyrolean wine route? Good choice! And for a flexible holiday with every comfort, there is no better choice than a „von Lutz“ holiday home . A bike tour in the Montiggl-Area with a lake-side rest, hiking around Eppan/Appiano, a village fair in the picturesque town ...
Hot tips that are a breath of fresh air – the summer highlights in Val Venosta
Views of mountains, valleys and glaciers, sweet and fruity temptations and sporting challenges make sun-drenched Val Venosta a great destination for an action-packed, enjoyable and cultural holiday – especially in summer. That´s because its pleasantly mild climate, teamed with a fascinating variety of landscapes, just invite you to jump right ...
From hair styling to room styling – Susanne’s remarkable journey
Susanne comes through the gate and I sense that I have finally, truly arrived – at the Moar Lodge in Burgstall. My sunny apartment is located on the east-facing hillside - although the term apartment is rather “underdressed” for what I see before me. The luxurious rooms are - to put it mildly - fantastic! There are large glass façades, a ...
Ortswies-Days. Above the rooftops of the spa town of Merano!
Past Merano and Trauttmansdorff Castle, we‘re heading higher up for the small and pretty village Tirolo, where we‘ll spend the weekend – at Guesthouse Ortswies 37 . We‘re looking forward to two days of relaxation, adventure and hospitality. Check out our video!
Sweet summer highlights in Bolzano and environs!
The scents of the south in the mountains – wild jasmine and mountain meadows. Beautiful flowers of all shades contrast with the vigorous summer green of the landscape, criss-crossed by walking boots and bike tyres zoom. This is summer in the south of South Tyrol - and here are ten experiences that are al an absolute must! #1 The Grand Canyon of ...
Our weekend staying at Villa Erna: between feeling free as a bird and being a homebird
As we climb up the windy road to Völs, we are greeted by the imposing Schlern massif, having us looking forward to a cosy weekend at Villa Erna ! A holiday bolthole Erna Karbon welcomes us with a warm smile. “Hello Norah, it's great that you've brought your balance bike with you. We've got lots of space on our terrace for wheeling around!“ My ...
Old paths leading to new spots with the wow factor
On a sunny Friday morning, I set off, full of enthusiasm, for Völs am Schlern, where skiing instructor and mountain guide, cross-country skiing teachers AND extreme mountaineer Helmut Kritzinger from Haus Santner is already waiting for me, as he is going to take me on a hike today. I'm looking forward to it – let's go! Close to nature – up close ...
10 must-dos for springtime in Meran
Spring has sprung! Pale-pink apple blossom embraces Meran with its scents, while humming and twittering sounds are everywhere to be heard. And, what with the urge to explore and the joys of spring, it can be difficult when on holiday to choose between culture, nature or leisure. So below we have listed the ten absolute must-dos for spring in ...