Frosty German sayings that’ll make you a winter wordsmith

Frosty German sayings that’ll make you a winter wordsmith

As the cold, dark days of winter descend, you shouldn't just be content with the basics like "mir ist kalt". We teach you a few expressions that'll really impress your German friends!

‘Avoid a second Ischgl’: Bavaria urges ski slopes to close across Europe over winter break

‘Avoid a second Ischgl’: Bavaria urges ski slopes to close across Europe over winter break

Schoolgirl’s backpack proves a lifesaver in icy water

Schoolgirl’s backpack proves a lifesaver in icy water

Black ice warning issued for Austria’s roads

Black ice warning issued for Austria’s roads

Intoxicated man drives with convertible top down in subzero temperatures

Intoxicated man drives with convertible top down in subzero temperatures

Strong weather warnings abound with major thaw in sight

Strong weather warnings abound with major thaw in sight

Facts and myths to bear in mind during cold weather

Facts and myths to bear in mind during cold weather

January could break 30-year record for cold weather in Austria

January could break 30-year record for cold weather in Austria

Cold weather turns Austria into an ice-skater’s paradise

Cold weather turns Austria into an ice-skater’s paradise

Tragic death inspires restaurant owner to serve meals to homeless

Tragic death inspires restaurant owner to serve meals to homeless

Austria experiencing coldest January in 11 years

Austria experiencing coldest January in 11 years

Homeless couple spark deadly blaze to stay warm

Homeless couple spark deadly blaze to stay warm

Rescue dog locates Austrian skier buried under avalanche

Rescue dog locates Austrian skier buried under avalanche

Coldest night of the season followed by warm front on the horizon

Coldest night of the season followed by warm front on the horizon

51-year old man found in bed with hypothermia and the heater off

51-year old man found in bed with hypothermia and the heater off

Young Austrian invents a way to create your own winter wonderland

Young Austrian invents a way to create your own winter wonderland

Flu season starts early in Austria

Flu season starts early in Austria

Five things you need to know about winter tyres

Five things you need to know about winter tyres

10 unmissable places in Austria to visit this winter

10 unmissable places in Austria to visit this winter