*NOTE- Sadly due to COVID-19 The exhibition is now closed The Gurgl Carat is a stunning architectural masterpiece completed in Gurgl, which is known as ‘The Diamond of the Alps.’ Located in the heart of Obergurgl, the building’s exterior is inspired by the facets of a fine diamond. Qualities such as the unique location and…

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Hidden away in Innsbruck Austria is SPURart, I head there to fullfill a dream whilst experiencing their “build-your-own” skis and snowboards workshop. It was December and I was in Innsbruck, Christmas was in full swing with snow covering everything from the markets to the mountain tops and Krampus was terrorising the streets as he does…

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Lermoos is popular for its diversity. The ski resort combines tradition with modern spirit and offers a wide range of activities, events and experiences. FACTS SEASON START & END: Opens early December to mid April SKI ALTITUDE: Grubigstein 1004-2160m / Vertical Drop- 1156m PISTES: 48% Beginner / 44% Intermediate / 8% Expert LIFTS: 9 (Gondola-3…

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I always enjoy flying into Innsbruck in the heart of the Tyrol, the descent is spectacular with the plane slowly descending into the valley, the mountains looming tall on both sides close enough to feel like you are just sitting in a cable car! Then there is the airport, fast and efficient, we were through…

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THE FACTS SEASON START & END: Early September to early July ALTITUDE: 1750-3210m / Vertical Drop- 1460m PISTES: 35% Beginner / 24% Intermediate / 41% Expert LIFTS:26 (Cable-5 / Chair lifts-7 / Drag lifts-9 / Others-5) SLOPES: 34 Pistes for a total of 62 KM (straight line) SNOW: Guaranteed natural snow October to June LIFT…

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