News from Monte San Vigilio/Vigiljoch
Concerts, festivals, delicacies.
Here you can find short articles about events, culinary highlights, our vigilius mountain stories literature competition and other highlights taking place up on Monte San Vigilio/Vigiljoch and at the vigilius mountain resort.
EarthCheck SilverCertified 2019
In 2019, the vigilius mountain resort has once again been awarded the SilverCertified status by EarthCheck.
Thus, the vigilius is part of a unique and worldwide group of sustainable tourism businesses, which have all been awarded under the internationally known EarthCheck company standards.
Our planet provides us with so many wonderful treasures; the vigilius mountain resort in its dreamy location especially knows to appreciate this. The tourism sector has a considerable impact on our environment and our resort is conscious of this. Vigilius strives each year to make a positive contribution...
Chef Filippo Zoncato at the cooking competition "Chef of the Year"
Finally, after weeks of preparation, our executive chef Filippo Zoncato went to Essen (Germany) to attend the renowned cooking competition "Chef of the Year". He had prevailed against over 100 other applicants and was invited to the third preliminary decision to Essen. Full of enthusiasm, curiosity and excitement he faced the challenge and competed against 5 other competitors from Germany and Austria. In the end, two winners were crowned, who will have the chance to become Chef of the...
vigilius mountain stories 2019
Within the framework of vigilius mountain resort’s sixth literature competition, they reflect – with humour, profound insight or great ingenuity – upon the challenge of throwing overboard all ballast in order to indulge in the luxury of simplicity. A jury of creative artists, writers and “ideal readers” have once again agreed upon a representative selection from the many successful submissions.
Enjoy exploring these original paths towards simplicity!
Fire drill at vigilius mountain resort
The Pavicolo fire brigade carried out a fire drill at vigilius mountain resort on 19 February. A fire with two missing people was simulated in our boiler room. 15 men of the volunteer fire brigade from Pavicolo immediately reached the place of action, made their way through the smoke, extinguished the "fire" and rescued the missing persons from the danger zone.
This fire drill was of huge importance for both the fire brigade and the vigilius staff in order to be prepared for an...
Vigilius mountain stories 2018 „Boundaries
Literature days at vigilius
The fifth literature competition of the vigilius mountain stories has been successfully completed. Again, a large number of participants from almost every continent have submitted very substantial contributions. A jury consisting of writers, artists and journalists has selected the winning stories, which can be read on www.mountainstories.it. On this occasion, we would like to say a big thank you to the authors, the curator Ulrike Dubis and the jury members.
From November 26th to 27th...