Austria Travel Articles

 
Scenery Meets History in the Austrian Alps
Scenery Meets History in the Austrian Alps 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.
Great Expectations – Europe
Great Expectations – Europe Caroline Selwyn compiles a list of Europe’s greatest anti-climaxes and tourist traps.
Five of Europe’s Cosiest Christmas Markets
Five of Europe’s Cosiest Christmas Markets Anne-Sophie Redisch checks out European Christmas markets and mulled wine.
Vienna: Nothing Coy About It – Vienna, Austria, Europe
Vienna: Nothing Coy About It – Vienna, Austria, Europe Rex Crum explores the imperial majesty of Vienna through its museums, palaces - and its saunas.
Christmas Markets of Vienna – Vienna, Austria
Upon returning home, Mary Jo Plouf could relax, knowing that most of her holiday shopping was complete.
What Time do We Get There? – Venice, Italy and Vienna, Austria
Tour guide, Katy Hyslop, describes this not-your-average train journey, and certainly not one she'd want to repeat, but it's a great bar story.
Vienna Waits for You – Vienna, Austria
Walking is a great way to explore Vienna. Just head off a few blocks in any direction and you will be exposed to museums, cafes, music events and parks that will fill your day with wonder.
On Sisi’s Path
Judy Post talks about her favorite attraction in Austria.
Following Street Performers in Vienna – Vienna, Austria
Following Street Performers in Vienna – Vienna, Austria home_july15_street.jpgCurious about th
Austria Travel Facts
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 […]