Tiny quarters and big ski progress in Cervinia

Despite leaving with plenty of time to spare after Evie’s first nap at 10am for a 2.5 hour drive to Cervinia, another crazy travel day of no sleep and stress ensued. One bright note was stopping in a very small Italian village where Craig and Thea were treated to a horse and cart ride around…

Clear days and cold brews in Krimml

The day had dawned clear and sunny, and this meant no more snow for us. As there was no more snow forecast it meant that the boys could dig our car out. Better still, they were able to get it up the hill by our house. The plan was made for the girls to take…

Snowed in, in Krimml, Austria

On the road again, our next destination was Krimml, Austria. Krimml is located within the Zillertal Arena, the largest ski area in Austria. There are over 26km of ski and snow board runs here. The journey from Zell am See was projected to take 55 minutes. OF COURSE we were operating on small children time…

Logistical slope days at Zell am See

We arrived in Zell am See a little after lunch last Saturday. Thankfully our accommodation was ready for us at 2pm. So after getting some lunch at a little discount mall near the Aerit Express (a ski lift here) and a front pack nap for Evie we headed to our new house for the week….

Hilly wanderings and road mazes – Bad Gastein

The morning dawned sunny and coated in a fresh sprinkling of snow in Bad Gastein. The decision was made that Thea and Craig would take the car and head to the ski field to try Thea’s new skis out. We also figured that Craig might be able to get a go on his skis in…