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Salzburg is a city with a rich musical history. Mozart was born there, and performed regularly as a child prodigy until he was 17 years old and moved to Vienna. The local choirs fill the ...
Travelers familiar with Austria 's mountainous geography might not immediately think of the country as one of the best destinations for cycling tours
in Europe, but the routes along Austria's ...
If it's unmitigated alpine beauty you're after, the wide and varied expanses of Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria is a sure bet. Covering an area of nearly 700 square miles, Hohe is by far the ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, October 2011
Owing to their proximity to Salzburg ,
the iconic peaks of Gaisberg and Untersberg are some of the most
accessible in the alps. Located just a short bus ride from the city
center, the so-called ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, November 2011
Long overlooked for a combination of reasons, the recently refurbished summer palace Schloss Hof is not only one of Austria ‘s
largest, it is also one of the grandest. Owned by the state and ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, January 2012
Some might consider a walking tour of Vienna cemeteries eerie way to spend a vacation, but there are few more restive and intriguing ways to pass an afternoon than strolling amid the stately ...
Tourists looking to stretch their legs while taking in the sites of Vienna
can easily plot a course from one home or “haus” that was once the
residence of a noteworthy figure from history or ...
Romantic Innsbruck is the capital of Tyrol in western Austria; its pastel-hued houses lie along the green waters of River Inn and huddle in a tangle of medieval alleys in the Old Town. Ornate ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, February 2012
It would be impossible to pay proper attention to all the odd and wonderful museums contained within the confines of Vienna in a single burst of words. The following are some of the most peculiar, ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, October 2012
As with almost any “free” activity one might recommend, it’s possible to find yourself tempted or inclined to break your fiscal fast and drop a little change. It’s your right to do so, obviously, but ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, September 2011
Crowned with a palatial octagonal dome, Kunsthistorisches Museum
is one of the finest and most important museum buildings constructed in
Europe during the 19th century. It’s sandstone ...
Written by Sasha, January 2013
Lying at the very heart of Europe, Austria’s elegant capital city of Vienna
is the perfect destination for romance, with its frothy Baroque
architecture, glamorous balls, peerless opera ...
Cinephiles the world over will stop and take notice upon learning of this privately operated Vienna museum dedicated solely to the celebration of director Carol Reed's 1949 noir classic, The ...
Wrapped within her isolated mountain valleys, Tyrol remained remote from other regions of Austria for centuries, and so developed a strong sense of regional identity – with its own culture, politics ...
Written by Vienna Expert: Valerie, Austria, March 2011
Vienna has a new museum: Fantastic Realism shown at the magnificent Palais Palffy! Vienna School of Fantastic Realism is legendary. A living legend, that now got it´s home. In a permanent ...
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