Austria

Austria

Capital - Vienna
Population - 8,205,000
Area - 83,858 km²
Density - 97.84 / km²
Currency - EUR
Official language – German
Austria is is a landlocked country located in Central Europe. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Hungary and Slovakia to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. Austria's terrain is highly mountainous due to the presence of the Alps; only 32% of the country is below 500 m, and its highest point is 3,798 m. Austria is an amazing travel destination. Full of history, beautiful landscapes, cultural riches and equipped with a fine hospitality this little country in the heart of Europe attracts some millions of visitors from all over the world each year. Austria has to offer many attractions so history buffs, nature-lovers as well as enthusiasts of the urban lifestyle will all be satisfied. The most visited places are the Schönbrunn Palace, the Fortress Hohensalzburg and the Grossglockner High Alpine Road.

Top 10 Best Ski Resorts in Austria

Austria is one of the best winter destinations. It is the second most popular country in Europe for British skiers after France. Offering a wide range of ski resorts that cater for all levels of skiers and boarders and many groomed and off-piste skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing and shoe-showing, Austria…
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Grossglockner High Alpine Road

The Grossglockner High Alpine Road is located in the state of Salzburg and is a panoramic road of Austria. This beautiful road was built in 1930 - 1935 and connects the states of Salzburg and Carinthia. Leading across the main alpine ridge, the high mountain road covers a distance of…
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