A day of sun and snow in Nassfeld/Pramollo

A great snow resort so close to home

This year has been great for ski lovers: there’s been loads of snow all over our area, and between Italy, Slovenia and Austria all the snow resorts have been working non-stop to offer hundreds of kilometers of slopes to skiers and snowboarders. I like a “comfortable” mountain, preferably during the months of February and March…

La Majun, how to feel at home in Val Badia

A world of cuddles in the middle of the Dolomites

As you well know I was a guest for a couple of days at the event CARE’s in Val Badia; an incredible experience that I’ve told you all about. https://www.missclaire.it/foodbeverage-eng/missclaire-at-cares-the-ethical-chef-days-2018/ What I hadn’t told you about yet, was where I stayed when I was there! I immediately had to include him in MissClaire’s space: because if…

MissClaire at CARE’s The ethical Chef Days 2018

In Val Badia to discover…well, let’s see together!

If you’ve followed my stories you’ll know that for the first time ever I took part in CARE’s, which was probably the most incredible and fantastic experience I’ve ever had since I started this job. Three wonderful days that I can’t wait to share with you. Over 2.000 photographs, 38 chefs, 40 tastings and… I…

Lagana Restaurant Bar in Villach

Two hats on the Gault-Millau guide and a faboulus dinner

I’m really tired of hearing people say “It’s a pity Austrian food is so bad”! I was talking about this the other day with someone. Of course, being Italian we’re priviledged, as well has having an excellent cilunary tradition, we have excellent products. It’s an easy win 😉 But, you know what I think? Austria…

Villach, Christmas markets and 10 things to do!

An exhilarating weekend in Carinthia

For the second year running I packed my bags and headed to Villach, I couldn’t miss the official beginning of the Christmas season, when they light the decorations and start the Christmas markets J An event that starts with a wonderful show with dancers and music, a religious blessing and a countdown that ends with…

10 places in Friuli Venezia Giulia for a pleasant mini break 2/2

Lakes, mountains, countryside, Karst and… the beach!

Here’s the second part of the article (if you haven’t read the first part click here: http://www.missclaire.it/travel-eng/10-places-in-friuli-venezia-giulia-for-a-pleasant-mini-break-12/) Summer is drawing to a close? Your holidays are a far-off memory so you still feel like taking a few minibreaks? Here are 10 places close by where you can spend a day or just few hours in…

10 places in Friuli Venezia Giulia for a pleasant mini break 1/2

Lakes, mountains, countryside, Karst and… the beach!

This article is quite long so I’ll spit it in two parts, today you’ll read about the first five destinations…to be continued Monday! Summer is drawing to a close? Your holidays are a far-off memory so you still feel like taking a few minibreaks? Here are 10 places close by where you can spend a…

Bad Kleinkirchheim: hard to choose one of the many thermal baths

St. Kathrein o Römerbad? Depends what you’re looking for!

  Pilgrims have been travelling to Bad since the Middle Ages for health purposes. The thermal water springs at a temperature of 36° C, right in the heart of this little town in the middle of the Carinthian mountains in Austria. Originally the springs were well known for their healing effect on the eyes (i’d…

Farben1962: a passion for glasses!

A new eyewear line, ready to be discovered.

Today I’d like to tell you about another great passion: eyewear. I really like this fashion accessory, in all its variations, to define a look or enhance your face. And I definitely love to keep up to date on the latest trends and niche productions. If it’s also a handmade product connected to Trieste, I…

New year’s resolutions (2/2)

MissClaire’s 10 resolutions for a great 2017!

We had shared the first 5 new year’s resolutions dedicated to travel and fine dining … now I’ll tell you about the remaining 5. I’m sharing them with you hoping they can inspire a truly magnificent year. 6. Furnish your home: I can’t remember who told me this, but changing the setting of the furniture…