Bond on our doorstep!

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Have you heard the news? 007, the most famous secret agent in the world, will start filming the 24th Bond film, Spectre, at Sölden, just down the road from us here in Obergurgl. Daniel Craig, playing Bond for the fourth time, will be embarking on his Alpine adventures along with the other stars in Sölden… Read more »

The Chalet. What’s in a word?

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A chalet can conjure up all kinds of images. Long before they became fashionable bases for skiers, they had a very different function. The original chalets were defined as a type of building or house, native to the Alpine region in Europe. They were made of wood, with a heavy, gently sloping roof and wide,… Read more »

Amazing Skiing this weekend in Obergurgl! December 2014

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With many lower resorts suffering from a lack of snow, Obergurgl has once again come up trumps with excellent early snow! We all enjoyed an excellent days skiing with the snow on the Hohe Mut better than I can remember for years! Restaurants and Huttes were packed at lunchtime with what seemed to be half… Read more »