The Best Ski Resorts

Apr 25

Mayrhofen Ski Resort

Is It Raining With You? – lyric clue; here comes Annie

I hadn’t really realised it before, but the opportunity to spend a week in Mayrhofen ski resort going to the Altitude Comedy Festival every evening, meant we discovered the enormity that is the Zillertal Valley.

From the Tux glacier at the top, down through Zillertal 3000, Mayrhofen itself and on down the valley to the Zillertal Arena and Hoch Zillertal, each ski area is, in Austrian terms, big, different from its neighbour and utterly brilliant.

… and that’s before you venture to a couple of smaller ski resorts also covered by the Zillertal Superski pass.

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Apr 21

80s Ski Fashion in Austria

That’s the End of the Joke – lyric clue; if fur was pink it would be psychedelic

My series on 80s ski fashion has largely ceased since we switched from France to Austria for our ski trips.

… but I just couldn’t resist this one.

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Apr 17

A Day Out Skiing in Soelden

Crystal Tears Fall as Snowflakes– lyric clue; top tune for Roger Moore’s last mission

Having the Snowcard Tirol this season means we can venture further West for our skiing day trips. We decided on a three day ski trip.

  • Day 1: Kuhtai and Oetz
  • Day 2: Obergurgl and Hochgurgl
  • Day 3: Soelden

Skiing in Soelden

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