For as long as anyone can recall in the prosperous valleys of the Upper Adige, as the Italians call it (or the South Tyrol, as the Austrians say ... region killings like those in the Basque area of Spain. Of late, though, the tension has been growing.
Have you ever even thought of skiing in Spain ... board at three-star Nievesol Hotel from £441pp including transfers. Ryanair flies from London Stansted to Zaragoza from £50 return (www.ryanair.com). Further info: www.formigal.com.
The huge range of accommodations runs from five-star Hotel Almhof Schneider, in the shadow of the Schlegelkopf peak, to the quaint and quirky Pension Astoria, a short walk from the town center. The beautiful Sierra Nevada is ... area in Tyrol, with more.
We were bound for a rapidly growing ski area that announced last season it had become the country's largest: Formigal. Bursting into British ski brochures last winter with great fanfare – and big discounts – it tripled the numbers heading to Spain with.
these otherworldly escapes will send you into a sensual daydream for the holiday. 1. Hotel Aqua Dome Tirol Therme Langenfeld (Langenfeld, Austria) Source: Hotel Aqua Dome Tirol Therme Langenfeld Surrounded by the mountains of the Tyrolean Ötztal valley is.
Skiwelt in Austria, Portes Du Soleil on the French/Swiss border and Formigal in Spain… for a quick snow fix ... while most mid-range hotels have good spas and pools. Austrian hotels generally offer better value for money than their equivalents in.
This article, Looking for a travel bargain? 10 places to visit in October ... Spain is a backpacker's paradise, so bring your hiking boots. * Compares the cost of a 5-day stay in Seville and includes the cost of a room at the Silken Al Andalus Palace Hotel.
Graun Church on Lake Reschen in South Tyrol, Italy, was once a regular Italian church ... "The Pianist." This mid-century-style hotel opened in 1971, drawing visitors to the small Croatian island of Krk. A year later, the founder of Penthouse Magazine.
five-star La Pleta hotel. None of the resorts are actually new; they are simply making a comeback. Thompson sold packages to Formigal, which has Spain's biggest ski area, in the 1995/6 season, and the resort even made a fleeting but unproductive appearance.
If walking is one of the best forms of meditation then I can safely say my four-day trip to the Austrian Tyrol left me much more enlightened ... but was at pains to stress that it is not a hotel, so don’t expect room service or Wi-Fi.