Wallersee & Obertrumer See

Wallersee & Obertrumer See

In the town of Salzburg-Umgebung, a place called Seekirchen is one of the oldest Austrian settlement which is still existing today. Five thousand years ago, the early inhabitants of about ten thousand settled down here. In vicinity to Seekirchen is the largest lake in Salzburg Lake District. Its name is Wallersee with an area of six square kilometers. Wallern are catfish, but it does not mean it is catfish or anything related. It was called Wallersee for ‘Walchen’ means stranger in the c... [ read more ]

Lakes near Villach

Lakes near Villach

The first to mention is the Wörthersee as it is a beautiful alpine lake in Carinthia. This lake stretches from the capital Klagenfurt to the Velden in the west. It is about 1km wide and 20km in length. You can see the snow-capped alpine peaks very easily and the special thing about this lake is its blue-green colour which is also transparent. It used to be an exclusive summer relaxation retreat for Vienna’s noblemen in the early 19th century. When you are here, you can visit the main town... [ read more ]

Artistic Programs in Austria

Artistic Programs in Austria

Until October in Raiding, be dazzled by Franz Liszt, one of the most prominent composer of the Romantic era. Liszt Festival in Raiding. Liszt is not just a musical talent, he is a composer of gigantic oeuvre. Coming June, There are Piano Cycles such as ‘Liszt MaraTONE’, Orchestra and chamber music Cycle, Vocal cycle such as ‘Liszt & Tschaikowsky’ and ‘Love dreams’. Liszt was a piano virtuoso and see how Johannes und Eduard Kutrowatz transformed and made Liszt Festival Raiding... [ read more ]