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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 “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 ...
Holiday at Glinzhof, please!
A vacation at Glinzhof at San Candido assures a various program – that’s for sure! Going on a hiking adventure during the day and looking forward to relax at Glinzhof in the evening... First hop in the heated pool and after that having a delicious dinner. The view of the mountains and the cordiality of the Jud’s make your holiday unforgettable...
It's worth staying with a 'small' host at Easter
Every year it comes round again. No, we're not talking about Christmas, but still about new life and awakening. The resurgence of nature, life and Jesus Christ. Easter is nearly upon us! When crocuses and snowdrops follow Jesus' example and rise up and strive for heaven, the result is a real festival of colour! Cause for a holiday in South Tyrol – ...