Alpine Breeding Grounds Austrian Ski Resort Flings Coronavirus Around Europe

Tourists from around Europe became infected with the coronavirus in Austria's Paznaun Valley. Despite mounting evidence, the lifts and bars stayed open until just a few days ago.
By Walter Mayr in Vienna
The now-shuttered après-ski bar Kitzloch in Ischgl: "Greed and Failure"

The now-shuttered après-ski bar Kitzloch in Ischgl: "Greed and Failure"

Foto: JAKOB GRUBER/ AFP
Vacationers in Ischgl: Excesses of the modern leisure-time industry

Vacationers in Ischgl: Excesses of the modern leisure-time industry

Foto: Felix Hörhager/ picture alliance / dpa