Welcome to Swarovski Kristallwelten

Not far from Innsbruck, in Wattens, a water spouting Giant with sparkling eyes guards over a subterranean world, in which 14 Chambers of Wonder following historical models sustain dazzling crystalline artistic works. Daniel Swarovski, who founded his crystal-cutting company in Wattens/Tyrol in 1895, had from the very outset a vision. This vision was to regard […]

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Welcome to Swarovski Kristallwelten

Not far from Innsbruck, in Wattens, a water spouting Giant with sparkling eyes guards over a subterranean world, in which 14 Chambers of Wonder following historical models sustain dazzling crystalline artistic works. Daniel Swarovski, who founded his crystal-cutting company in Wattens/Tyrol in 1895, had from the very outset a vision. This vision was to regard […]

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Vienna – a must visit place in Austria!

Kunsthaus Artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser’s KunstHaus is on many visitors’ must-see lists. Enter from the front, though, and you’ll miss out on the cafe hidden in the garden; in summer it’s a green oasis, made more magical by the eccentricity of the surrounding architecture. Danube Island Danube Island runs through the middle of its namesake river, […]

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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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Visiting Austria? Do not miss these places!

Austria is a country rich with history, beautiful places, traditions and activities that are distinct to the area. Along with neighboring Switzerland, it is the winter sports capital of Europe. However, it is just as popular for summer tourists who visit its historic cities and villages and hike in the magnificent scenery of the Alps. […]

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In Austria, a Rare Offering of Ski Resort Homes

New-build apartments and chalets in Lech and Obergurgl, two of Austria’s most exclusive Alpine holiday resorts, are available for sale, a rarity in the Austrian market. In many parts of the Alps, the property is owned by a small number of families who control the local council and often own the ski lifts, too. They […]

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Alpine Jewel: Innsbruck

If there was ever a city at one with nature and its mountain environment it is Innsbruck, and there are countless reasons for staying in the Tyrolean capital or one of its 25 nearby Village Resorts. ImperialPalaceor architectural marvels? Mountain adventure or cultural pleasures? Hiking boots or high heels? With a holiday in Innsbruck and […]

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