In July we celebrated our first summer holiday in our brand new holiday home in the magnificent Austrian Alps. The house was decorated, the garden was laid out and the terrace was ready for lazy lounging, so we finally could enjoy the cosyness of the apartment and the beauty of the surroundings. Here’s why we love our place so much, and why you should consider spending a holiday at Haus FÖN. Continue reading
Gröbming: paradise for classic car lovers
Each year in July the charming market town of Gröbming turns into a walhalla for fans and drivers of classic cars. It’s the starting point of the Ennstal-Classic, a three day rally for oldtimers. The cars that are welcome to join are racing two-seaters, sports-prototypes and rallye-cars until 1983. The somewhat glamorous event attracts car aficionados from all over the world. This years stars are Sir Stirling Moss, Mark Webber and AC/DC legend Brian Johnson. Here are some photos I took, the day before the event started. Continue reading
Thrill ride in longest Zipline of the Alps
During our stay in our holiday home in Gröbming, our friends wanted to try the Zipline from the Stoderzinken mountain, the longest ride in the sky in Europe. It’s 2500 meters long (with a stop in the middle), 160 meters high and you can reach 115 km/hour.
The power of a photo
We spent the holidays in our new holiday home with lot’s of friends and family. It felt a bit like George Michael’s iconic Last Christmas video, only without the heartache, which was great. My brother Robert took a lot of amazing photos. I’m happy to share some of them with you. These are my favorites. Continue reading