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The 12 latest Blogs

[Translate to en:] Beilagen zum Kaiserschmarrn

What fruit condiment belongs with Kaiserschmarrn?

Kaiserschmarrn, a sweet dish of rich, chopped pancakes, is one of Austria’s most famous delicacies. But what accompaniment do diners like best with…

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Barley Soup

Recipe: Gerstensuppe (Barley Soup)

This soup is guaranteed to warm you up after a brisk walk along one of Mayrhofen-Hippach’s winter walking paths or an exhilarating ski day on the many…

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Paragliding in Zillertal

Zillertal the paragliders paradise

Feel as free as a bird. Thomas Walder from the Ziller Valley deals in experiences of euphoria at dizzying heights. He offers holiday-makers in…

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Skiing in springtime in Mayrhofen

Sunny Ski Days with Springtime Vibes

Sunbathing or skiing? Why not do both at the same time? Mayrhofen in Tyrol is a true experience for lovers of winter sports. Chilling out to DJ tunes…

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Ski mountaineering in Mayrhofen

Ski Touring: Getting it right – What you need to know!

The warm-up phase is over. In alpine and high alpine ski touring athletic fitness is not only more likely to be required but is an absolutely…

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The beginning of wintersports in Zillertal

The Origins of Skiing in the Ziller Valley

Norway, Russia, Sweden or China? There are many countries which claim to be the birthplace of skiing. Join us to take a short journey back in time to…

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Build an igloo in the Zillertal

Building Igloos in the Zillertal Alps

Have you ever been tempted to try and build a real igloo?

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Snow in the Zillertal

Mayrhofen’s Snow Explained

In 1952 the International Commission on Snow and Ice officially identified seven categories of snow. Scientists even managed to further identify 80…

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Skiing on the Ahorn in Mayrhofen

Skiing on the Ahorn in Mayrhofen

The Ahorn in Mayrhofen certainly lives up to its reputation as the mountain for winter sports connoisseurs. Representing all winter sports…

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Tobogganing fun in Zillertal

Cosy Huts and Tobogganing Fun on the Gerlosstein Mountain

Looking for a leisure activity with guaranteed fun, in the midst of unspoilt nature and with easy access for those who have been busy all day and…

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Winter Sports Away From the Ski Pistes

Winter Sports Away From the Ski Pistes

Winter sport equals alpine skiing, right? Not exactly. In addition to perfectly prepared pistes, Mayrhofen in the Ziller Valley offers much more for…

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Tyrolean Children’s Ski Day  in Mayrhofen

Big fun for little skiers at the 50th Tyrolean Children’s Ski Day on the Action Mount Penken

Already in its fiftieth year, the Tyrolean Children’s Ski Day will take place on the Action Mount Penken from 10am on the 9th February 2019. Whilst…

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