The village also meets expectations of what a ski resort should be: lively, lots of live music in bars, happy hours, ski-boot dancing apres ski
, late night apres-apres ski
for hardcore party people, plus a wide choice of eateries.
kicks off there on the mountain and there's plenty more down in the town: live rock'n'roll at Cocorico, Dick's Tea Bar, founded in 1979 and now an institution for disco music, and the pricier Doudoune Club, which boasts the biggest parties in the Alps.
It didn't take us long to work out why St Anton has a reputation for having some of the best apres ski
in the world, courtesy of the party atmosphere of Mooserwirt, and the surreal 1990s vibe of Underground bar.
The town centre, St Anton Apres ski
at Mooserwirt bar in St Anton Helen Johnson (far left) with the #THISGIRLCAN skiers and their guide
It's every bit as good for an apres ski
beer in the winter.
With pistes and chairlifts crossing through the resort, getting onto the slopes only involves a short stroll, giving you maximum time on the snow (and nursing your apres ski
hangover in bed).
Get a taste of apres ski
in central London this winter without having to bother will all that effort of actually skiing.
Bulgaria is renowned for great value, excellent ski conditions for skiers and snowboarders as well as a wide selection of apres ski
restaurants, bars, leisure facilities, spa treatments and organised excursions.
It's not only a magnet for skiers and boarders, but also attracts apres ski
And hotels and restaurants barring ski-booted revellers from their premises after 8pm so that apres ski
, which can kick off from mid-afternoon, doesn't stretch into marathon drinking sessions.
Friedrichshafen in Germany is close to St Anton, within two hours ofGrenoble in France you will reach the fashionable resort of Val d'Isere, less than 90 minutes from Munich is Soll, a large village with great slopes and apres ski
and just one hour from Innsbruck in Austria is Mayrhofen, a pretty town in the Ziller valley.
Soiree Apres Ski
, a holiday party with a ski resort theme, took place at Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston.