Recently l went to the beautiful Salzbugerland to enjoy Hinterglemm in all its winter glory. Not my first time at this lovely Alpine village, but my first time ever though, visiting the ADLER RESORT. I was there to attend the Grand Opening event and experience the ‘YouareAdler’ way of being a guest at this brand new house.
Just got back from my trip to Austria and seeing all those fab ski fashion brands in the shops over there, I really got inspired to write this post about my Top 4 favorite brands of this season and show you some highlights of their collections. If you haven’t decided about your ski outfit yet, or need some last minute Christmas wishlist inspiration, the brands in my post may be of help. They are from Austria, South Tyrol and The Netherlands and have one thing in common: Main goal is to design stunning ski fashion to make you shine like never before, on and off slope!
Do you feel it already? That restless winterwonderland fever, that makes you want to pack your stuff and head to the Alps asap. To add some extra fever to it, I’ve selected some really nice, colorful suitcase essentials. Just to spice it up a bit and make you shine like a diamant in the Alps.
There is one place in Munich that is thé home to the finest Trachten. At LODENFREY – the well known and luxurious department store in downtown Munich – you find this inexhaustible collection of beautiful dirndls, from many different designers. Couture brands, newcomers, established ones, but also non-traditional brands like Tommy Hilfiger. It’s all there, waiting for you to be discovered!
Well my friends….the Almrauschparty at Rosi’s wonderful Sonnbergstuben in Kitzbühel, that was quite a blast! I’m still reminiscing about this highlight Trachten event in the Kitzbühler Alps. And my feet are still sore from dancing, because that’s what the 800 fancy dressed guests did, dance until the crack of dawn! Despite being a fairly insider event – mainly German and Austrian guests (we were the only Dutch ones) – it’s definitely a must-go. Especially if you’re a die-hard Oktoberfest fan, this event is indisputably your prelude to the largest Volksfest in the world. Once inside, you instantly get caught by the flow and mood of Austrian tradition, Gemütlichkeit, Tracht and glamour. Let me tell you the 5 reasons why you should go there to have an unforgettable night out!
Trachten season is in full swing and the partytents are already built at the Wiesn; Oktoberfest 2016 is coming! Thé perfect moment to share my favorite dirndl designers again. Like last year, I will show you loads of stunning dirndls, for inspiration but also because it’s so much fun to have a look at all those beauties. I will show you vintage ones, traditional designs and sophisticated styles. All of them on point and designed with only one thing in mind; To make you feel at your best in Tracht and give you that irresistible feminine feeling. Ladies get ready….here they are; My top 5 favorite dirndl designers of this season!
Always wanted to have a look inside the most expensive chalet in the Austrian Alps? Well…this is it! The Chalet N in Oberlech, is where the richest among us relax and have a blast in maximum privacy. Surrounded by top notch amenities and in one of the most beautiful and high end ski resorts in Austria. Are you ready to absorb some eye candy images of Alpine style at the highest level?
I wonder…did it ever cross your mind to spend some time at Lake Tegernsee in beautiful Bavaria? The lake is surrounded by these mighty fine hotels. I’ve selected five of them, all lovely treasures that might convince you to go there and experience the ‘luxury Lake life’ to the fullest!
Just got back from a couple of great days in Saalbach and I’m still thrilled about this positive vibe I’ve experienced over there. Almost 10 years ago I was in Saalbach for the first time, but this time it turned out to be totally different! I had already heard a lot about it. The event was created by the ‘fab 4’ – Wim, Fabian, Anouk & Laura – and rolled out by the professional and dedicated Dutchweek crew. My expectations were high and I was prepared for everything….
Arriving at the Hotel Lux Alpinae in Sankt Anton immediately aroused my curiosity. A house so unconventional, built upon an extremely steep slope (40°) and with these mainly raw materials. Couldn’t wait to find out how it would be to stay here for a few days…Let me tell you about this remarkable place and the 5 reasons why you should definitely consider to stay here.