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The 12 latest Blogs

Palm sunday: who will be the "palm donkey"?

Can you imagine a Christmas without a brightly decorated Christmas tree? What about a harvest festival without a feast? In Austria, a Palm Sunday...


Tales from the Ziller Valley Kitchen – an Interview with Walter Stippler

Walter Stippler has been cooking typical Ziller Valley cuisine at the Hotel Edenlehen for some 14 years.


Enjoy the springtime on the sun terraces around Mayrhofen

Spring is finally here, and the temperatures are getting warmer. That’s good news for both our bodies and souls. This is because vitamin D from the...


Be happy in springtime

The sight of crocuses pushing their heads through the blanket of snow and turning towards the sun is heart-warming.


Indulgence with a view at Mayrhofen’s ski huts

Mayrhofen’s ski area has plenty of ski huts. Blending into the beautiful landscape and with amazing views, the quality of these huts is just getting...


Sleigh Rides - Winter landscapes and nostalgia

A family sleigh ride is both a nostalgic and a modern way of relaxing away from the ski pistes. The contrast between the original function of the...


Aprés-Ski with Kids: hot chocolate and cake with an extra portion of fun

Now be honest: who hasn’t rounded off their day on the mountain with a bit of après-ski before? Exactly! Then it’s no wonder that our children also...


Harakiri Piste: A tall order in Mayrhofen

Grooming with the Piste Bashers

Every skier who has conquered the Harakiri is proud to call themselves “a survivor”. But what about those people...


Winter walks in Mayrhofen: Be enchanted by the nature, peace and tranquillity around you

Are you suffering from aching muscles after skiing? Do you fancy enjoying a more relaxed day instead of racing around the pistes? Then a winter walk...


Martin 7 – Mayrhofen’s High Flyer

Visitors to Mayrhofen are sure to notice a modern glass building as they drive into town. This new building is home to the crew of the rescue...


What we love about Mayrhofen

Many of our visitors return to Mayrhofen year after year, but what is it that they like best about the resort? Do they have a favourite piste? How...


“A glixeligs nois Johr!” The tradition of “Perchten” in Mayrhofen in the Ziller Valley

It’s just 5 days into the new year and the residents of Mayrhofen in the Ziller Valley are already enjoying the first tradition of the year, which...