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Follow in Daniel Craig's footsteps at the opera in Bregenz. The scenery and the drama onstage will overwhelm any cinematic experience and the beauty of Lake Constance's towns will enchant you... read more »
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5
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Destination: Vienna
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Vienna is the perfect destination for New Year revellers on a budget, with free entertainment into the early hours and plenty of champagne or mulled wine to toast a stranger with... read more »
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5
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Destination: Salzburg
Music, Mozart and chocolates...that's Salzburg, right? Wrong. The city associated with The Sound of Music, also boasts leading edge art, architecture and trendy restaurants... read more »
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5
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Destination: Mayrhofen
Mayrhofen in the Austrian Tyrol has evolved into more than just an ideal family ski resort. It is Austria's capital of freestyle snowboarding – and, every April, becomes the Glastonbury of the Alps... read more »
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5
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Destination: Ischgl, Samnaun
Trip type: Winter Sports
St Anton and Kitzbuhel are well-known to UK skiers but Ischgl, in the Paznaun Valley, is catching up. With a long season, cross-border skiing, a good lift system – and a rock concert – you can see why... read more »
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5
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Destination: Salzburg
Salzburg is full of glorious architecture, quaint coffee shops, towering turrets and look-at-me churches - but it's also a thoroughly modern city, with great places to shop, eat and sleep... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Salzburg
As well as having a picture-perfect setting, Salzburg also boasts pretty buildings, natural beauty, culture galore, hearty cuisine and excellent shopping. And, of course, music, music, music!... read more »
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Writing a travel blog or needing to keep in touch whilst on the move? Check out this guide to where's hot for wifi... read more »
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4
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Destination: Vienna
Winter is the perfect time to relish coffee as it was meant to be enjoyed: in the grandeur of Vienna's legendary coffeehouses... read more »
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4
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Advent is one of the most beautiful seasons in Salzburg: the first snowflakes swirl in the air, children build snowmen in the Mirabell Gardens and the scent of mulled wine wafts through the streets... read more »
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4
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Destination: Linz
Linz's reign as European Capital of Culture may be over, but this Austrian city is always capital of cake... the renowned Linzer Torte... read more »
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4
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If your late-season ski break in the Alps is as much about pampering as skiing, read on. These stylish, modern boutique hotels and chalets have spas, pools and restaurants to rival any in a city... read more »
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4
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Where do you head for a snow-sure ski break? Whether you are looking for a white Christmas early in the season, spring sunshine or summer adventure on a high-altitude glacier, here are my suggestions... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Vienna
Take a walk around the streets of Vienna combining flamboyant architecture with modern art and lively cafés. You might even bump into Mozart!... read more »
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4
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Cruising is the fastest growing travel sector, but if you fancy watching the world float by without the prospect of long-haul travel or days at sea a European river cruise is a great alternative... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Vienna
Vienna is one of the world's great cities. Palaces, opera houses and museums contrast with cheerful coffee houses, irresistible cakes, fun shopping and prancing horses... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Ellmau
Trip type: Family, Winter Sports
Austria's Ski Welt region, with its smattering of charming resorts (including the gorgeous Ellmau) offers such a vast amount of glorious skiing you’ll want to go back time and time again... read more »
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4
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The connection between the music of Schubert, cheese making and hiking may not, at first, be obvious. A visit to Bregenzerwald in western Austria reveals that there is a strong connection... read more »
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3.666665
(3 comments)
Destination: Vienna
The Austrian capital of Vienna has a lot more to offer the gourmet than schnitzel, sausage stands and strudel - and the homegrown wine is as stupendous as the sophisticated cuisine... read more »
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3
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If après-ski is as important to you as it is to me, in order to enjoy a ski or snowboard holiday, then check this guide. This is my fun-filled list of the top 10 Alpine party destinations in Europe... read more »
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