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.
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...
15 years vigilius mountain resort
Chatting with Hideki Linuma, who created our wonderfully beautiful wood sculptures; dining exquisitely; finding out more about vigilius; tasting wine, bacon and bread with their makers; listening to stories: we have saved the best moments of our 15th birthday for you.
WineHunter Award Platinum Culinaria and Aquavitae
On 10.11.2018 an exclusive event took place at the vigilius mountain resort as part of the Merano WineFestival. For the first time, the winners of "The WineHunter Award Platinum Culinaria and Aquavitae" were awarded at the vigilius mountain resort. Helmut Köcher, president and founder of the Merano WineFestival presented the winners with the diploma. Afterwards the visitors could taste the 34 winning wines. In addition a walking dinner with different delicacies was offered. A very...