Maggie & Cass are sheep ranchers from Wyoming in the USA. Neither of them really wanted a big, traditional celebration, and they wanted something more alternative and intimate. They opted to elope in Europe and after settling on Innsbruck in Austria as their elopement location, they only had one request – they wanted to spend the day exploring the local scenery and see as many animals as they could.
When many people think of the Alps, they think of snow-capped mountains in the winter time. But the Alps are also the perfect destination for a summer wedding if you want lush green meadows and stunning mountain vistas. Today’s couple picked their Mayrhofen, their favourite ski resort in the Austrian Alps, for their summer mountain wedding.
This real wedding story is another example of why you shouldn’t let bad weather get you down on your wedding day. Emma & Adam travelled all the way from the USA to Austria to get married, and on the day of their wedding in Austria, the grey clouds rolled in and it rained on and off all day. But they didn’t care one bit. They embraced it and had the most awesome day ever.
Nadja & Frederik spend almost every chance they get in the mountains. It’s where they feel the most alive and free, surrounded by stunning scenery and the raw beautiful of nature. So they had no second thoughts about choosing the Austrian Alps as the location for their winter elopement.
Katja & Al’s ski resort wedding is the perfect combination of winter wonderland vibes meets fun and vibrant apres-ski party craziness. They chose this stunning location in the Austria for their winter wedding in the Alps.
This igloo wedding in the Austrian Alps was an unforgettable day for everyone who attended. The couple arrived at their ceremony by ski-doo and afterwards celebrated with ice carving and dinner in an igloo.
When you start hiking, day hikes turn in to overnight trips, and before you know it, you’re planning a multi-day trekking adventure. Whilst there may not be any Hollywood movies about these trails yet, this selection of Europe’s best multi-day hikes treats hikers to some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world. Think jagged mountain peaks, turquoise lakes, ancient glaciers and dramatic coastlines. And for those who take on the challenge of these multi-day hikes, the experience is one they will never forget.
Tamara & Bernhard love the outdoors and spend most of their free time in the mountains. They had their first date three years ago on a via ferrata in the town of Mayrhofen in Austria, and returned there for their adventure session.
Staying in a mountain hut can be a great adventure. But what can you expect on your first mountain hut experience? I talk about my first time in a mountain hut in the Austrian Alps and what I learned about mountain hut etiquette.
An adventure shoot in the Austrian Alps with a stunning mountain lake and the cutest couple hiking through the meadows
Melanie & Jesse travelled to Austrian Tyrol region to start planning their Austrian mountain wedding. Although Melanie’s parents are both Austrian, Melanie has lived in Oklahoma in the USA for almost 20 years, where she
Even before he’d proposed there was one thing Bec knew. If they were going to get married it would need to be somewhere cold. Because Bec’s childhood dream was to go skiing in her wedding
Susana & Tiago decided to visit the mountains of Austria for their honeymoon. Coming from Portugal, Tiago had never seen snow before, and neither of them had ever stood on skis. After a few ski
Glaciers have always fascinated me. These amazing seas of ice that are thousands of years old, and it troubles me deeply to know that they are disappearing. Three years ago, Menno and I hiked up to the tongue
When Niki and Chris were planning their wedding, one very special person was missing. That person was Niki’s beautiful mum, who so sadly passed away shortly before. Deciding it wouldn’t feel right to get married
After much to-ing and fro-ing, Steph and Lee decided to return to the spot of Lee’s proposal to say their wedding vows to each other. That spot was in the alpine town of Seefeld in
Since the blog is just starting out, I thought I’d better start of with introducing myself, and my partner in crime and husband Menno. This is us. We met as ski instructors. He was from
One of my favourite things to do on days off is to go climbing with Menno. We love climbing via ferrata routes (or Klettersteig as it’s known in German speaking countries), and we’re extremely lucky