Zipping around Zurs January 27th 2009 It is cold and dark in London, it is snowing in Europe ... that can only mean one thing - it is time to go on another ski holiday.
To celebrate the start of 2009, I headed to Zurs in Austria. Zurs is billed as a 'quiet, exclusive haven' in the Alberg Mountain range. Quiet it certainly is - there is only a tiny corner store, no pubs (only hotel bars), three ski shops and said hotels. Intere ... read more
Europe » Austria » Tyrol » Sankt Anton am Arlberg Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria'... ... read more