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 ]

The famous Swarovski Museum

The famous Swarovski Museum

The Swarovski Museum was founded in Wattens in 1995 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of the crystals. This is not a usual museum, it has the shape of a giant and from his mouth flows a mini-waterfall. This exhibition is unique in its own way, it is composed of a sequence of underground rooms full of magical fantasy, all around the theme of crystal. The "Giant" imagined by Andre Haller is among the most visited tourist attractions in Austria. Swarovski shown here, at the com... [ 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 ]