The Lavanttal is a quiet region, perfect for a monastery holiday. You can experience it in the St. Paul Abbey, a Benedictine monastery. Here we introduce you to what makes our monastery holiday in the Benedictine Abbey of St Paul in Lavanttal so special.
In Ebensee am Traunsee in Upper Austria there is a lot going on on January 5th. People are waiting for an event that takes place every year on the last Raunacht, the night before Heilig-Drei-König in Ebensee: the Glöckler run, the Schön Perchten von Ebensee in Upper Austria.
Experience a holiday in North Holland with cheese, clumps and windmills. In the villages of Edam, Volendam and Monnikendam you will find the Netherlands as you imagine. If you want to learn more about the country and the life of its people in the past, we recommend the Zuiderseemuseum.
When the Krampusse and Perchten go to Salzburg for Christmas, then all hell breaks loose in the Gnigl district. The rough journeymen accompany Saint Nicholas on his way through the Salzburg foothills in the period before December 6th.
One day we were guests of the Mariannhiller Missionary Sisters in Schloss Kloster Wernberg. The monastery is not far from Villach in Carinthia. Both the history of the Marianhiller order and that of their monastery are remarkable.
In the north of Holland you can discover Texel on the North Sea with these tips that we have collected on several trips. Here you will find tips for sights as well as suggestions for luxury hotels. Discover good restaurants and the island's specialties. Experience the sea, the beach and the island life.
This is how I imagine winter to be. Frosty temperatures, lots of snow, frozen rivers and a bright blue sky where the sun's rays make the snow sparkle. We are lucky enough to experience the Ottawa Winterlude under optimal conditions.
Find out here how a prince helped us to take a boat tour through Stockholm. Without Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden we would never have done this Stockholm boat tour. So the prince couple encouraged us to take our boat tour through Stockholm.
Hiking on the Loferer Alm is suitable for all fitness levels. There are easy circular hiking trails, medium-difficult hiking trails and more difficult peaks that start at the mountain station of the Almbahn II. You can find out what else you should know here for a hiking holiday in Lofer.
Hiking in Sankt Lambrecht is pleasure hiking. Does hiking mean slow walking for you? Look out for birds. Cornflowers in the wheat field watch as the wind moves them in waves. Rummage in old castles. Are you looking for places of strength where you would like to take a break? Then you are in the right place in St. Lambrecht.