The natural beauty of Austria and its many places to visit

Innsbruck Altstadt Surrounded by snowcapped mountains, Innsbruck makes you feel quite insignificant in the midst of nature’s striking Alpine mountain range. Said to have a duel personality, the area offers both pristine landscapes and a sophisticated urban center. Altstadt, the medieval town of Innsbruck, draws you in with its unique architecture and many shops. While […]

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Vienna, A big hit with Indian tourists

Vienna, the capital of Austria and the city of castles, palaces, museums and gardens, is fast emerging as one of the hottest destinations for Indian tourists. In the 12-month period ending June 2013, a total of 23,737 Indians visited Vienna, according to a Vienna Tourist Board survey. The Indian tourists to Vienna travelling with family […]

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From mountains to Imperial Austrian architecture… 10 reasons to visit Innsbruck

From summer walks to winter skiing, Innsbruck makes a great year-round destination. Here are our top 10 visitor attractions… 1. Take your breath away as you look down from the scary jumping platform at Innsbruck’s Bergisel Ski Jump Stadium. Towering above the city, it was originally built for the 1964 Olympics. Recently, it has was […]

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Visiting Austria? Go for an aerial view of Vienna

Vienna is the largest city of Austria and also its capital. It is Austria’s primary city, with a population of about 1.757 million, as well as its political, cultural and economic centre. The city centre of Vienna was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2001. The city is regarded as the ‘City of […]

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Autumn of 2013: Your perfect holidays

A complete sensory feast! That’s Austria! Here you will find a crystal clear lake, lush green Alpine pastures, a snow-covered glacier. Austria’s outdoor playgrounds offer unlimited fun for all the family. Explore the Danube Valley’s steep vineyards,the Dachstein’s warren of sub-zero caves and scenic Zell am See. Clean air, clear water, and Salzburg’s only glacier […]

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Zell am See-Kaprun – the perfect spot for a vacation!

Surrounded by a snow-covered glacier, lush green Alpine pastures, a crystal-clear lake and a health-promoting climate; these are the reasons for Zell am See-Kaprun being Austria’s one of the top destinations. For your next holiday, plan for your Austria Visit Visa! It is not just a scenic area, but also offers the opportunity of meeting […]

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Austria Immigration Statistics – an overview

The Austrian Statistics Center reported on Wednesday that on January 1, 2013, there were 8,451,860 people living in Austria. This account to 0.52 percent or 43,739 more people than at the beginning of 2012. This increase is claimed to be due to more immigration. In January, around 11.9 percent of people living in Austria were […]

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Wettest spring since 1858

Spring this year has been one with the most rainfall since 1858. The Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics (ZAMG) came to this conclusion yesterday (Wed). Moreover, the last time with such few sunny hours was in 1991. The average temperature was only 0.4 degrees Celsius below the average. However, there were big differences: the […]

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