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In the high green valleys of Vorarlberg, John Borthwick discovers that life goes on to a rhythm of cattle migrating to summer pastures, mass on Sundays and too many wicked cheese dumplings at dinner.

What unites the Arlberg, Salzburg and Graz? A fascinating cultural history, spectacular natural beauty and culinary specialties both refined and rustic. Take a journey across Austria with these destination highlights. Venturing from the Arlberg mountain range east to Graz is like passing through the history of

Innsbruck, Austria's alpine capital, combines the hip and historical. Brian Johnston leads us around some of its delights. I’m sitting in a café wedged like an eagle’s twig-piled nest on top of a ski jump. Down below is Innsbruck, backed by white-fanged mountains. The Bergisel ski jump

Combine beautiful views and exquisite tastes at these wine regions A visit to these wine regions will take your breath away not just through the refreshing and lively taste of the wines but also because of the incredible views. Wachau Valley, Austria Anywhere in Austria is pretty stunning

Celebrate Christmas Markets Embrace the magic of Christmas by visiting one of many incredible Christmas Markets dotted across the globe. No matter where you are these holidays, embracing the holiday season won’t be complete until you explore the wonder and magic of a Christmas wonderland. Here are

Dishes you just can't miss out on. A country is defined by its people, its culture and its iconic dishes. No matter where you’re going or what you’re doing, food is a staple of life. Often the days are marked by the fabulous food you’ve sampled or

Sleep like royalty in one of these five-star castle hotels. Add some majesty to your next holiday with a stay in one of the finest castles, now converted to luxury hotels with a dash of royal style. Ashford Castle, County Mayo, Ireland Once home to the Guinness family, this

The best of both worlds in Innsbruck Whether you’re attracted by its old-world cosmopolitanism or the bracing mountain air, Austria’s Capital of the Alps is a fascinating destination in any season. Skiers are spoilt with the nine surrounding snowfields of Olympia SkiWorld, while summer brings a whole