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Eat Hike Live

A genuine Steiermark Adventure that turned into a real book.

Story by Katharina Maria Zimmermann January 14th, 2015

Hiking the wine country

Such a fresh feeling, when you walk along the grapes. Hiking in southern Styria with a blue sky above and endless shades of green below is an experience you’ll find especially appealing.

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get spoiled.

In Styria we just have the best food. You don’t believe us? Then come here and try the (often organic) produce. More and more restaurants and cafés lay their focus on fresh and regionally produced ingredients. And – I promise – when travelling through Styria you’ll notice it!

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Sound of music? Sound of bees!

Maybe you’ve seen “The Sound of Music”. I’m not gonna lie to you: It wasn’t shot in Styria. Nevertheless we have beautiful old wooden buildings and mountain pasture. Just the Trap family isn’t there. Instead, we have bees!

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Small, lovely stores

Not only nature and food are a major part in “Eat Hike Live”, we also love shopping and small, individual stores. Artists, organic farm shops and other nice places play a big role in the book.


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Up north

If you go to northern Styria, the mountains grow and you suddenly seem so small again.
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Even smaller than this ostrich.

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Mighty mountainside

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The Team

Vera and Katharina in the middle of July on the mighty Dachstein.

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The book

Isn’t it damn pretty?

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Footnote: All shots with my Canon 5D Mark III. More information: www.eatwritelive.com
Steiermark, Österreich