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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Architecture with an International Flavour

Austria’s reputation as a nation with a great cultural tradition is due not only to its music, literature and art. This country also boasts many towering architectural achievements. As in every other artistic field, interaction and exchange with other cultures has always been crucial to the further development of Austria’s architecture. The scene at the […]

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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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