Caravan or camping trip in Austria

Caravan or camping trip in Austria

Austria has a well developed infrastructure and here you will surely find exactly that type of accommodation you are looking for. There are numerous hotels and hostels that offer different standards of accommodation and services at various prices. You can also find rooms for rent with a pleasant atmosphere and good private campsites. The rooms in the different accommodation places are generally well furnished and comfortable and the staff is friendly and welcoming. In some isolated areas ... [ read more ]

Accommodation tips for Austria

Accommodation tips for Austria

Pensions are widespread and popular in Austria. They are usually run by a family and offers modest accommodation, breakfast and a family atmosphere, as guests know their hosts. Most of the rooms have bathrooms and toilets, and some telephone, TV and balcony. In smaller towns and villages, the hosts often invite their guests at night to small parties with music, dancing, barbecue. A Gasthofe is a traditional inn with restaurant downstairs and rooms for rent the upstairs. This category incl... [ read more ]

10 things that you shouldn't do in Austria

10 things that you shouldn’t do in Austria

Austria has become in the recent years an even more popular tourist destination. Te visitors of the coutry either choose to see the beauties of the elegant Vienna or to try the worldwide famous Austrian ski slopes. But when you go to Austria you should also know that there are certain important things you should keep in mind during your visit. These things were observed by tourists who already visited Austria and they offer it to those who are going to visit the country. Let’s see what ... [ read more ]

Top 10 beaches of Austria

Top 10 beaches of Austria

Austria is famous of its ski resorts, trekking, beautiful cities, but it is said too little about the beaches, which does not mean that tourists visiting Austria in the summer this pleasure is denied. On the contrary, Austria has several beaches on the shores of its mountain lakes. The top 10 beaches of Austria include the Strandbad and the Pipeline in Bregenz, the Alvierbad Brand in Brandnertal, the Esplanade Altmuster, the Seebad Illmitz, the Faaker Lake, the Wolfgangsee in Salzburg, th... [ read more ]

Top 5 wonderful places in Austria

Top 5 wonderful places in Austria

Austria is a country full of great sights and is very hard to decide which ones to choose during a single visit of this country. We tried to present a tour of this extraordinary country that provides almost everything a tourist would like. The list is created from the published rankings of the minister for turism of Austria and refers to the 10 most important tourist attractions preferred by the visitors of the country. The top 5 wondeful places of Austria include the Schonbrunn Palace, the ... [ read more ]

The House of Mozart in Vienna

The House of Mozart in Vienna

In the apartment on Domgasse 5 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart lived some of his most happy and prolific years of his life from 1784 until 1787. He composed there "The Marriage of Figaro" and "The Impresario". The famous composer didn’t live for such a long period in any other apartment, so this is for sure a sign of his commitment to this place. The building was transformed to a museum and has many exhibitions on three floors. We would like to give you a short presentation of the House of M... [ read more ]

Top 5 tourist attractions in Steyr

Top 5 tourist attractions in Steyr

Steyr is a beautiful town in Austria, were you can spend some unforgettable days. The city is culturally very rich and offers many attractions that should be visited. The city of Steyr provides many beautiful places, so your holiday will surely be rich from all points of view. We would like to present the top 5 tourist attractions in Steyr, which includes a castle, museums, churches and other famous buildings.   The house of Franz Schubert If you take a city tour you h... [ read more ]

A short tour in the charming old city of Steyr

A short tour in the charming old city of Steyr

Located at the confluence of the Steyr and Enns rivers, in the region of Upper Austria, at a distance of about 45 minutes to southeast from Linz and at two hours from Vienna and Salzburg, Steyr is a town with 40,000 inhabitants and is one of Austria's best kept secrets. Even if the city is a beautiful tourist destination it is not very crowded. The city has many tourist attractions, but today we would like to offer you an idea of a short tour in the charming old city of Steyr. Late spring ... [ read more ]

Top 15 tourist attractions in Baden

Top 15 tourist attractions in Baden

Baden has a special place in the history of Austria, as Emperor Francis I chose this idyllic city as a location for his Summer Imperial Residence. Artists, intellectuals and the so-called "good society" followed him. He set a high standard here and created a unique atmosphere that is a mixture of art and wealth, which the city continues to keep. The city is famous as a spa and health resort, but today we would like to present you the top tourist attractions in Baden.   I... [ read more ]

Baden as Summer Spa Resort near Vienna

Baden as Summer Spa Resort near Vienna

Baden is one of the most picturesque cities in Austria, which kindly welcomes its visitors. Of course, there are many tourist attractions in the city, but we want to present it for what is the most famous, as a luxurious summer spa resort near Vienna. The origin of the word Baden lies in the power of the healing sulfur springs that you can find here. Romans experienced and enjoyed the waters of this place. In the Kursaal gardens were found remains of that period, so the city still keeps a... [ read more ]