Experience originality in the mountaineering villages

Opener Großes Walsertal Alpine Dairy Bergsteigerdörfer

The criticism of alpine tourism is nothing new. As early as the 1980s, the first resistance movement was formed against the emerging tourism in the Alpine region, which is still responsible for massive negative interventions in the natural balance. At that time, many mountain towns were literally overrun by the emerging construction boom. Old farms and single-family houses had to make way for large ...

Architecture, nature and the South Tyrolean way of life in the Bühelwirt

Opener Bühelwirt

The Bühelwirt is a very special place, a place of power in the mountains. Here you can breathe a sigh of relief, experience the originality of nature and take a break from the hustle and bustle of the world. More and less omitting everything that is unnecessary. Back to the real thing, no frills - neither in the room nor in the wellness area. That's the kind of luxury ...

Canarian hiking days

Canarian hiking days

A guest contribution by Anja Dilk It is a sunny November day when Kirsten Niemann starts the big ascent with brother, friend and cousin. The thermometer shows 22 degrees. As every morning, Kirsten skips breakfast. Grab your small rucksack, pack your sandwiches and water, put on your jacket, put your sneakers on and off you go. To the...