The photo shows where the Ischgl pedestrian zone today leads into the Silverettaplatz square, in the direction of Galtür. The photographer was probably positioned on the first floor of the “Wippespension” Silvretta guesthouse, where the manager of the Heidelberger Hut, Eugen Zangerl, ran a restaurant on the ground floor. What year was it?
Postcards are from the Stone Age, of course. Why write postcards when you’ve got a mobile in your pocket and can send the latest photos from anywhere? We asked artist Alexandra Klobouk to draw a […]
This photo shows a view of the Silvretta Arena. The bird making use of the upwind symbolizes the ultimate freedom to be found high over the valley. It’s the feeling which men and women from all around the world are searching for when they immerse themselves here in a world of snow, altitude and brightness. Trisanna’s got the right playlist for it. It’s called “Free as a Bird.”
Strange shapes suddenly sprout from the snow. On closer examination, they turn out to be grotesque forms, sculptures, stories told in the midst of the landscape. What is this?
When the Paznaun poet Johann Pfeifer died in Meran on New Year’s Day 1888, hardly anyone back home in Galtür remembered him anymore. But Pfeifer had had a great career. And left a lasting legacy behind.
Martin Sieberer lives in Kappl, works in Ischgl and is the very embodiment of the culinary passion which is prevails in Paznaun. His restaurants have won top awards, but his favourite meal is potato goulash […]
The lady on the far left of the picture is called Aloisia Lechleitner. She came from Ischgl, was 27 years old at the time of the photo and worked as a waitress. The smart clothes were part of her profession – just like the labour book which can be seen below. It’s a book which tells quite a story of tourism in its earliest days.
With its location and clear layout, the See skiing area is the favourite of many skiers and families who prefer a more relaxed pace. Philipp Horak has photographed the ski area for Trisanna – and because the woods caught his eye so beautifully from the slopes, we’ve called the playlist we’ve put together for you “Knock on Wood”.
She’s twelve years old, goes to school at the Neue Mittelschule Paznaun, and can ski really well. Lara Wolf is her role model, and ice-blue is her favourite coulour in winter. A Trisanna portrait of Emma […]
Four tips for a couple of really new life experiences right at the start of 2018 – provided you’re spending New Year in Paznaun.
New Year is always full of loud bangs and explosions – but there’s far more than just that in Ischgl. As in other years, 2018 will begin with an enormous acoustic firework display. Organiser Helmut Lunner lets us in on as many secrets as he can in advance of the show.
He’s turned the Trofana Guesthouse into a five star hotel and runs more than one award-winning gourmet restaurant under one roof. Trisanna meets the hotelier who loves the midday hour and the song “Ischgl, du […]
If you’re spending Christmas on holiday, you don’t want to arrange everything at the last minute. Five tips for a relaxed Christmas weekend in Paznaun, with or without children.
Click on the title to see the full interview! She knows her guests, and she knows her wine. She greets the guests at Hotel Yscla and makes sure they have the right wine to go […]
The people of Paznaun are self-assured and a little stubborn. They love their homeland, and they speak a secret language – Paznaunerisch, the Paznaun dialect. Check whether you have what it takes to be a Paznauner. With at least seven correct answers, you’re in with a chance.
There may not have been a cable lift in Paznaun yet, but there were still plenty of winter sports enthusiasts. A look at the earliest skiers and how they sped down the Postwiese meadow.
Dr. Fritz Treidl is Galtür’s village doctor. He loves Zeinis and spaghetti, admires the chamois and listens to Bob Dylan on the car radio when he’s driving to house visits. Click on the title for […]
When St. Nicholas parades through the streets of Paznaun and visits some of the houses this evening, then the Krampus won’t be far away – unfortunately, the faint-of-heart might add. Four facts about the loudest supporting role in Advent.
She works as a farmer on the Prennerhof farm. She knows just how important her work is – and that of all other Paznaun women. She likes things to be lively and cheery, and enjoys […]
Do you know all about Paznaun’s past? Test your knowledge – and uncover a couple of surprises.