The blog site about South Tyrol. You will read stories of places, landscapes, people, customs and cooking - real stories written by life.
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 Sustained (and sustainably) green.
Naturally! At the Moar Lodge For several years now my husband and I have been spending a few days each February in South Tyrol. We call this our “battery-charging break”: peace at last! This year, instead of a hotel, we decided on the Moar Lodge in Burgstall , close by the spa town of Meran with its imperial connotations. Skiing, a spot of culture ...
Slow Snow in South Tyrol
Winter? This time slowly, for all those who appreciate silence, landscapes, the wonders of winter. Experience the cold season in close-up with our slow snow tips - and repeat them as often as you like! Winter walks There is no better way to feel the winter than on a winter walk. No need for special equipment, ski passes or lifts - just snow! And ...
Winter wonderland, crown jewel
Winter’s crowning glory: a snow-white holiday by the Kronplatz! Esther Seeber welcomes me with a firm handshake and a winning smile. My short break at the Haus Hedonè near Reischach will be on a crystal clear but frosty winter weekend. A hot drink would be just right now, I think – whereupon Mrs Seeber invites me to a coffee. Surrounded by ...
The Christmas market stereotypes
Which one are you? It's that time of year again: the villages and towns of South Tyrol are decked out for a month and a half with fairy lights, fleecy bearskin hats, all sorts of traditional items and home-made treats. And with 'Speck'! And apple strudel! And mulled wine! They're all part and parcel of it. There's nothing like a good cliché, ...
A wander-fully relaxing cultural holiday!
A true South Tyrolean holiday awaits you in the tranquil hamlet of Gufidaun-Gudon, just a little above Klausen-Chiusa: at the cozy and comfortable apartments Marialisa , where the beautiful wooden interiors create outdoors-flair also indoors. And where the outdoors starts at the doorstep, on the terrace, in the garden, in the whirlpool or on the ...
A flat that brings on a holiday
Vöran-Verano is brightly decked out in its splendid autumnal colours and the drive from Meran over the Tschögglberg mountain affords spectacular views of the wide Etschtal valley. We have booked a weekend at Alber Holiday Flats and are looking forward to seeing our home from home. “Mummy, are we there yet?“. Yes, I ask myself the same thing! As ...
Frida and the bees
Time for a massage: extra sweet! Frida and Hubert Oberhammer's holiday house looks as if it has been lifted straight out of a fairytale. Extensive meadows stretch out in front of it and there is forest nearby, too. It is situated right in the middle of the countryside. And the landlords have brought the countryside indoors so that it becomes part ...
A mountain holiday it its truest form
Whether it‘s an active holiday or quiet and relaxation: the Villnöß Valley has all you‘re looking for! Spend a true mountain holiday at Apartements Schatzer, nestled up against the striking Geisler massif. Fresh vegetables from the kitchen garden, stunning nature and lots of time for eachother… Here‘s a glimpse of what could be your holiday:
Haus Hohenrain – a true holiday HOME
Barbecue evenings in nice company in the spacious garden, walks through the surrounding apple orchards, pool parties for big and small. And all of this combined with an almost infinite view over the vast holiday region Merano and Environs! The Dossers really know how to create an unforgettable holiday experience for their guests. You’ll discover ...
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 ...