Topic: Alpbach

All in white: A glimpse of Alpbach in Tyrol in winter.

Austria. Alpbach in Tyrol: Beauty meets sustainability

7.01.2014


Alfons Moser was known as a successful businessman and – from 1945 to 1979 – as the dedicated mayor of Alpbach, a Tyrolean village nestled in a dulcet valley cutting through the Kitzbueheler Alps. He had a vision worldly enough to become reality: according to a law passed in 1953 and prevailing since, all newly built houses had to comply with the existing traditional architecture in local alpine style. Basta!

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