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ST ANTON - The party starts early up on the slopes at the Krazy Kangaruh, and the Moosewirt (pictured) where 5000 litres of beer are drank per day!

My Top 10 European après-ski resorts

by csenor

Destination: Austrian Alps

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

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Saas-Fee: one of the prettiest, most snow-sure Alpine destinations

Top 10 European ski resorts for guaranteed snow

by csenor

Destination: Saas-Fee

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

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Mozart's birthplace

24 hours in Salzburg

by gill19

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

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The atmosphere is electric when 13,000 spectators pack the open-air arena. There is a lovely restaurant at the top with panoramic views

Innsbruck, Austria: a city break with a ski holiday attached

by csenor

Destination: Innsbruck

I've always seen Innsbruck as a stress-free airport from which to access my favourite Austrian ski resorts only an hour away. However, it is more than that: a historic city with nine ski areas nearby

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A resort suited to confident skiers and snowboarders equal to anywhere in the world

St Anton, Austria: pure Alpine adrenaline

by csenor

Destination: St. Anton am Arlberg

This Austrian ski resort offers extreme terrain for powderhounds and extreme après-ski for those with the energy to sample its non-stop nightlife. Here's my guide to the resort and mountains

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Hotel Kilimandjaro, Courchevel 1850: a collection of interlinked private chalets - ski-to-door, with a Michelin-starred restaurant… and utterly unique

Alpine luxury: five of the best boutique hotels for skiers

by csenor

Destination: Savoie

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

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The Hangar-7 museum at Salzburg Airport (© ANTO/Diejun)

Salzburg: ancient and modern

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

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Obergurgl Village

Piste and tranquillity in Austria's Obergurgl

Destination: Innsbruck

A little piece of skiing heaven in luxurious Obergurgl

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Distant Hohnburg Castle & Dom St Rupert across Salzach River

Music and markets in Salzburg

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!

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Not everyone can pull off the pros' tricks at Vans Penken Snowpark

Mayrhofen, Austria: freestyle mecca and home of Snowbombing

by csenor

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

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