Travel Inspirations

As we travel a lot throughout the year, we have created this section to give you a little overview of interesting destinations – with insights from our ambassadors and recommendations by some locals.

Wintermagic in Bad Gastein

Austrian Mountains

Get cosy in this super unique Austrian Belle Epoque destination. New places have emerged, but we recommend the tried-and-tested.

Where to Stay in Your Ski Holidays

We’re still big fans of wintersports, so if you are looking for a place next to the slopes: Here is a list of our favorite places to check-in.

Where to Go, Stay and Eat in Sicily


To get to know Italy, you have to go to Sicily. But which are the most interesting places, restaurants and hotels? We made the whole trip.

A trip to Filicudi

Sicily / Italy

Shimmering like a great whale in the southern Mediterranean the island of Filicudi attracts a young and nature-loving crowd in the summer.

Ten Lovely Hidden Gems for This Summer

10 very small, but beyond beautiful B&Bs and hideaways which you should visit once in your life.

Lauras personal best-of list for an Italian summer

Our ambassador Laura spent her childhood in Le Marche, later worked for magazines in search of the perfect travel destinations. Here’s her favorites.

The Ultimate Guide to the Algarve / Portugal

Every year, our ambassador Jeanette heads down south to Portugal. Here she shares her secret spots.

The most beautiful hotels in South Tyrol

As there are quite a few unique places to stay in South Tyrol, we have summarised our favourite hotels in the Dolomites.

The Perfect Guide to Merano / South Tyrol

Need a new location to explore? Why not discover Merano, which used to be the Ceasar’s favorite already.

The magic serpentines of the Passo dello Stelvio

48 hairpin bends that end at 2,757 metres: The Passo dello Stelvio is a monument idolised by serpentine lovers.

A Beautiful Road Trip Through Mongolia

On the road in a country you should have criss-crossed once in your life – and where you find the most beautiful tents for the night.

The New Cool of Comporta

Thanks to a few creative hoteliers, the conservation area of Comporta has become a quite fancy but still very natural holiday destination.

The lovely region of Saalfelden Leogang in the Austrian Alps

In the last years the holiday region of Saalfelden Leogang has developed into a real hotspot – also for families with kids.

A Room with a View in the Alps

Our favorite places to stay where you can enjoy the mountains even without going outside the door.

The Rejuvenation of Cape Cod

Atlantic Coast / USA

The far northeast’s iconic summer enclave has undergone some creative changes – also on the hotel side.

Hotelier João Rodrigues New Idea of Hospitality

Lisbon based hotelier Joao Rodrigues shares his very own idea of being a (good) host these days.

A hidden gem in Salzburg or a true sanctuary in South Africa: Find our hand-picked places on the world map