Skiing is very important in Austria. Skiing is not only part of international tourism, but also a key element of Austrian culture. Austria has won a combined 121 medals, including 37 golds, which is more than any other nation. At least one Austrian has won a medal every year, except in 1936, in which Austrian men did not compete. Austrian ski villages have been around for centuries and the resorts were built around them. With it’s relative value on the affordability scale Austria is a great place to visit and have a winter vacation. Favorite resorts include: Solden & St. Anton.
- St. Anton