Posts Categorized: Austria

Visit Salzburg – The City of Mozart

Salzburg (literally meaning “Salt Castle”), situated by the Austrian-German border, sits in beautiful natural surroundings with the Eastern Alps towering above it. The city is divided by the fast-flowing Salzach River into the 19th century Neustadt (New City) on its right bank and pedestrian Altstadt (Old City), the birthplace of Mozart, on its left with… Read more »

Visit Hallstatt

Hallstatt

The Pearl of the Austrian Alps The picturesque little village of Hallstatt, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, lying along the western shores of Lake Hallstatt with the Dachstein Mountains towering above it from all sides, is Austria’s oldest and most photographed village in the country’s mountainous Salzkammergut region. You can see boats cruising and travelling… Read more »

Exploring the Culture of Vienna

Vienna is an historic city, with a rich cultural heritage. Home to renowned past citizens such as Sigmund Freud, Gustav Klimt, Elfriede Jeline and of Ludwig Wittgenstein, all heavyweight contributors to not only Austrian culture, but also global culture. So it should come as no surprise, that a cultural tour of Vienna has much to… Read more »