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 ]

Austrian Cuisine: The Cuisine of the Austro-Hungarian Empire

Austrian Cuisine: The Cuisine of the Austro-Hungarian Empire

The cuisine of the Austro-Hungarian Empire is better known as the Austrian Cuisine. Those native regional traditional foods influenced by the Czech, Jewish, Italian as well as the Hungarians have its preparation methods borrowed. A good example is the Goulash. Whether you are planning a trip to Austria or you are already in Austria, you are recommended to try these about to be mentioned delectable Austrian specialities.     Selchfleisch For Sauerkraut Lovers The fir... [ read more ]