Innsbruck as the city of skiers and food lovers

Innsbruck as the city of skiers and food lovers

Innsbruck is a beautiful town in the middle of Tyrol that awaits you with open arms. Innsbruck is both a cultural city and a sports paradise. No matter what your hobbies are, you will surely find something to do in Innsbruck. Besides the cultural beauty that you can enjoy in Innsbruck, do not forget that this city is the capital of skiing in Tirol. The Olimpia Skiworld hosted two times the Winter Olympics, in the year 1964 and in the year 1976. The Olimpia Skiworld is an area with 295 km ... [ read more ]

The Ambras Castle in Innsbruck

The Ambras Castle in Innsbruck

The capital of the Austrian province of Tyrol, Innsbruck occupies a narrow area in the valley of the river Inn, bordered by the Alps to the north and south as the river flows from west to east. The link between Innsbruck and the winter games hides the true history of the city and its association with the Habsburgs, particularly with Emperor Maximilian. The Ambras Castle (Schloss Ambras in German) is one of the most popular cultural sites in the provincial capital of Tyrol, Innsbruck and i... [ read more ]

5 architectural masterpieces in Innsbruck

5 architectural masterpieces in Innsbruck

Innsbruck, with its picturesque old town and the church towers on the impressive background of the snowy tops of the Alps is the capital of Tyrol, the province that receives the most visitors. Capital Tyrol is definitely one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Some architects have ensured the beauty of the city trying to harmonize the new buildings with the old ones built in Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance style. Today we present 5 architectural masterpieces in Innsbruck including the... [ read more ]

Top 3 Baroque Churches in Innsbruck

Top 3 Baroque Churches in Innsbruck

When you say Innsbruck, your mind flies to an Alpine ski resort. It can be an other reason of your delight when visiting the town, which will surely enchant you. All of Tyrol is beautiful and Innsbruck confirms this truth once again. Today we present the top 3 Baroque churches in Innsbruck. In the south-eastern suburb of the town lies the splendid Wilten basilica built on the foundations of a former chapel. The Hofkirche was built as a mausoleum for Maximilian I and then rebuilt in the Ba... [ read more ]

The most important tourist attractions in Innsbruck

The most important tourist attractions in Innsbruck

Innsbruck is a wonderful city adored by locals and tourists who come from around the world and an important place for winter sports enthusiasts. It hosted the Winter Olympics for two years, owning five ski runs at Olympic standards. At about 40 km from Innsbruck is the Stubai glacier where you can ski all year round. We present the main tourist attractions in Innsbruck. The most important symbols of the city include the Golden Roof, the Hofburg Imperial Palace, the Ambras Castle, the Berg... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Innsbruck

Tourist guide to Innsbruck

Innsbruck is a city in the southwest of Austria and is the provincial capital of Tyrol, The city is situated on the Inn River, at 150 km from Vienna, the capital of Austria. It is not only the Tyrolean capital, but is also the heart of the Alps.  In translation, Innsbruck means "bridge over the river Inn". The first document of Innsbruck dates before 1187 and the city became the provincial capital of Tyrol in 1429. Later in the fifteenth century the city became the political and cultural... [ read more ]

Best Walking Resorts in Austria

Best Walking Resorts in Austria

Nothing beats fresh air, this we meant fresh mountain air coupled with a great scenery of crystal clear lakes. The most scenic Alpine resorts in Austria range from Innsbruck, Seefeld, Alpbach Valley, Hallstatt, Lake Constance Region, Vorarlberg, Bregenzerwald and Salzburger Land. Lake Constance Region is a special point with the lake on the Rhine. There are three amazing bodies of water namely the Obersee, Untersee and the Seerhein. The lake was formed by the Rhine Glacier during the ice age and... [ read more ]

The Most Breathtaking Austrian Undertaking

The Most Breathtaking Austrian Undertaking

 So well-known for its breathtaking views, at the south of the historic downtown in Innsbruck is the Bergisel Ski Jump built by Zaha Hadid. It has a glorious Olympic past but to see its 'highest' point which is peak at 820 feet above the city. Only for the daredevil and pro skiers who flies off at 57 mph. It is an adventure for the bravest, you need not only expertise but strong nerves also.      Get High However, you need not be a pro skier to enjoy this place. You can s... [ read more ]