The Austrian Alps are popular with tourists, but not many visitors know about the stolen art the Nazis hid in a mine there or the capture of a high-ranking war criminal. If you like a bit of history in your travels, you may just choose to visit beautiful Altaussee and Toplitzsee, both in the Salzkammergut, a World Heritage site.
The Basics Country: Austria Where is it: Austria is located in central Europe, north of Italy and Slovenia. Why do people go here: People go to Austria to enjoy to beautiful skiing, world-class music and visit the haunts of big-time thinkers Freud and Kafka. There’s also a lot of history here too- the small country […]