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 ]

Vienna in Summer July

Vienna in Summer July

A colorful and diverse place like Vienna is visited in the month of July. Many classical and contemporary events are happening for you to cover, things to see and gardens to chill. Wienerwald Hills and its surroundings can be a lovely place to have a nice stroll with your loved ones. Spend time also in the museums and churches. July is the beginning of the school holidays, festivals and this time of the year, is the real summer which means the temperature goes up to 25ºC. Some days may be c... [ read more ]

Free Things to do in Austria for June

Free Things to do in Austria for June

There are many things you can do for free in Austria. You can enter markets, churches, gardens, galleries and parks seeing those beautiful art, architecture and history other than shopping. If you are traveling to Austria with young children below six years old, they can take any public transportation at no charges. One tip is, when you are traveling with children, always ask for special reductions. Many Austrian cities allows free transportation for children up to 15 years old and maximum o... [ read more ]

Austria Travel Practical: The Public Holidays

Austria Travel Practical: The Public Holidays

First of all, you need to know the time zone you will be traveling to. Austria is in the CET time zone and this is the Central European Time. There is Daylight-Savings Time from the end of March in Austria. This will advancing the clocks and you will also have more daylight in the evenings, thus less daylight in the morning. In spring, everyone in Austria will adjust their clocks and watches forward for one hour, then in autumn which is the end of October in Austria, it will be adjusted back... [ read more ]