The famous Swarovski Museum

The famous Swarovski Museum

The Swarovski Museum was founded in Wattens in 1995 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of the crystals. This is not a usual museum, it has the shape of a giant and from his mouth flows a mini-waterfall. This exhibition is unique in its own way, it is composed of a sequence of underground rooms full of magical fantasy, all around the theme of crystal. The "Giant" imagined by Andre Haller is among the most visited tourist attractions in Austria. Swarovski shown here, at the com... [ read more ]

Visit the Alpentherme Bad Hofgastein Thermal Spa

Visit the Alpentherme Bad Hofgastein Thermal Spa

Forget the stress and tension and take a well deserved break for body and soul and spend a relaxing vacation in the Gastein Valley of Austria. The thermal galleries, thermal water and steam baths of the Alpentherme Bad Hofgastein Thermal Spa provide long-term improvement in symptoms and pain decrease in numerous medical conditions and physical recovery after injury. It is also useful against stress. Spa therapy is a remedy that takes place over an extended period, where positive effects o... [ read more ]

The Mathias Schmid Museum in Ischgl

The Mathias Schmid Museum in Ischgl

The artist Mathias Schmid was born on the 14th of November in the year of 1835 in the Paznauner Valley and died on the 22nd of January in the year 1923 in Munich. He was an Austrian painter. The museum dedicated to the great artist Mathias Schmid is an impressive building with a sophisticated roof, situated on the outskirts of the village of Ischgl, near the forest. From here the visitors can enjoy a wonderful view of the entire resort and of the mountains of Verwall. From this museum sta... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the Ischgl Ski Paradise

Tourist guide to the Ischgl Ski Paradise

The Ischgl Ski Paradise extends both on Austrian and Swiss area, the border being somewhere in the middle of the ski tracks. The total length of the slopes is 235 km, the cableway installations are numerous and modern. Due to the altitude and favorable weather conditions, Ischgl is recommended for both novice freeriders, and the brave ones. There is one of the best snowparks for snowboarders in Europe, equipped with halfpipe, jumps and more. The region also has specially designed areas fo... [ read more ]

Top 10 sites of Tyrol in summer

Top 10 sites of Tyrol in summer

Obviously, Tyrol has to offer more than ten tourist attractions, but there are places and activities that are unique in the heart of the Alps and guarantee you an unforgettable holiday in Tyrol. We present a list of priorities for those who wish to visit Austria and spend their days in the mountains of Tyrol. The top 10 sites of Tirol in summer include the Area 47, the Hintertux Glacier, the Naturparc Tiroler Lech, the Kaunertaler Glacier, Innsbruck, the Silver Region Karwendel, The Swaro... [ read more ]

Top 5 actvities in Tirol in winter

Top 5 actvities in Tirol in winter

With the first snow Tyrol turns into an enchanted land of snow that is full of possibilities: sledding, skiing, snowboarding, parties, wellness, culinary treats. Tyrol has much to offer. Choosing the top 5 activities in Tirol in winter was extremely difficult because this area is full of possibilities. However, we included in this list a trip to the Pitztal Glacier, where you have the mountains at your feet, a party in Ischgl as the stars do, a night sledding under the stars in Sellrainta... [ read more ]

10 things that you shouldn't do in Austria

10 things that you shouldn’t do in Austria

Austria has become in the recent years an even more popular tourist destination. Te visitors of the coutry either choose to see the beauties of the elegant Vienna or to try the worldwide famous Austrian ski slopes. But when you go to Austria you should also know that there are certain important things you should keep in mind during your visit. These things were observed by tourists who already visited Austria and they offer it to those who are going to visit the country. Let’s see what ... [ read more ]

Top 5 restaurants in the Austrian ski resorts

Top 5 restaurants in the Austrian ski resorts

Austria is well known for its numerous and various ski resorts. Many tourists come to this beautiful country to spend some days in the snowy mountains. But you will not spend your holiday only on the slopes. It's a shame not to explore the Austrian cuisine in the best restaurants that the ski resorts of the Austrian Alps offer to its tourists. They have top chefs, good wine and good atmosphere that satisfies every taste. The top  5 restaurants in the Austrian ski resorts include the Gold... [ read more ]

Top 10 beaches of Austria

Top 10 beaches of Austria

Austria is famous of its ski resorts, trekking, beautiful cities, but it is said too little about the beaches, which does not mean that tourists visiting Austria in the summer this pleasure is denied. On the contrary, Austria has several beaches on the shores of its mountain lakes. The top 10 beaches of Austria include the Strandbad and the Pipeline in Bregenz, the Alvierbad Brand in Brandnertal, the Esplanade Altmuster, the Seebad Illmitz, the Faaker Lake, the Wolfgangsee in Salzburg, th... [ read more ]