Austria

Geography and landscapes Austria

Geography and landscapes Austria

Geography and landscapes Austria Located in the heart of Central Europe, Austria has common borders with 8 countries. It is, in fact, a place of transit between the great economic and cultural centers of Europe, to which it is connected by its road and rail […]

Food, food and drink Austria

Food, food and drink Austria

Food, food and drink Austria Kitchen Caution : just like cutlery, in restaurants, bread is billed in addition to the dishes ordered, in proportion to its consumption. That said, you will quickly learn to do without it, unless you stop at a beer garden or […]

Austria identity card

Austria identity card

Austria identity card - Population: 8,846 million inhabitants (in 2019).- Area: 83 860 km² Density Hope Capital city : Vienna (1 inhabitants).- Ré Chô rate GDP per capita : 49 260 & euro Dice index Head of É Chancellor fairy Language : German, mainly, […]

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Austria

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Austria

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Austria Camp Sites Austria has several hundred, generally open from April to October, scattered all over the country. Even if the prices vary according to the regions, they remain relatively high, especially in July-August. […]

Activities, visits and outings Vienna

Activities, visits and outings Vienna

Activities, visits and outings Vienna Guided tours Walking - De 7 people because the prices of the service in April to September), on Friday from 18 p.m., one of the funny ladies of the team for a dive in the heart of a city that you will discover from a […]

Vienna, in Klimt's footsteps

Vienna, in Klimt's footsteps

Vienna celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of the painter Gustav Klimt all year round. This is the opportunity to rediscover fin-de-siècle Vienna: a revolutionary […]

Vienna, the spring of the arts

Vienna, the spring of the arts

A popular destination for culture lovers, Vienna is celebrating the 2011th anniversary of its famous Museum Quarter in 10 and is enriched with new artistic venues. […]

Recommended routes Austria

Recommended routes Austria

Recommended routes Austria Let's count 4 days for Vienna (see recommended itineraries in Vienna), to which can be added ten days as follows.See also all the activities you can do in Vienna.  2 weeks in Austria: the essentials to see and visit Let's […]

Vienna, our favorites

Vienna, our favorites

Whether you are waltz or techno, baroque or art nouveau, coffee addict or wine lover, Vienna always has something to offer. The former imperial capital has become […]

Entry formalities and useful contacts Austria

Entry formalities and useful contacts Austria

Entry formalities and useful contacts Austria Entry formalities For EU and Swiss nationals, the ID card or passport valid are sufficient. For Canadians: valid passport for tourist stays of less than 90 days. Useful contacts In France - Austrian National […]

Culture Austria

Culture Austria

Culture Austria Austrian Baroque Baroque style, from the Reform by embellishing religious buildings; the end of the “Turkish peril” (1683), on the other hand, which will generate, in the euphoria of victory, a construction boom encouraged by Habsburgs […]

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Vienna

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Vienna

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Vienna Let's be clear: except price), the currency. Serréville budgets therefore remain within easy reach of fans of walking and always easily accessible by public transport. As a precaution, book your room before […]

Traditions and customs Austria

Traditions and customs Austria

Traditions and customs Austria Religion Traditionally, the Paul II, supported by the Ostpolitik of Bruno Kreisky, the country served as a rear base for the peaceful and religious reconquest of the former neighbors of the Empire. Walking through the Länder […]

Austria by bike

Austria by bike

Austria has an extensive network of cycle and mountain bike routes. Each region offers the same menu, very appetizing, to cycling enthusiasts: roads and trails winding […]

Klimt year 2012 in Vienna

Klimt year 2012 in Vienna

All year round, the Austrian capital celebrates the 150th anniversary of one of its most illustrious representatives: Gustav Klimt, painter of genius and major figure […]

Mozart 2006 in Austria

Mozart 2006 in Austria

Throughout the year, Austria celebrates with fanfare the 250th birthday of its prodigy son, born January 27, 1756, with a most generous program: festivals, exceptional […]

Transport and getting around Vienna

Transport and getting around Vienna

Transport and getting around Vienna Vienna is an ideal city for urban trekkers. The historic center is not very extensive and can be explored very easily and quickly on foot. Car traffic being quite dense and not very logical, driving a car is really of […]

Vienna, an art of living

Vienna, an art of living

Art Nouveau, Schönbrunn Palace, paintings by Klimt or Schiele… There is no lack of reasons for a cultural getaway to Vienna. However, the city cannot be reduced […]

Gastronomy, where to eat, where to go out Vienna

Gastronomy, where to eat, where to go out Vienna

Gastronomy, where to eat, where to go out Vienna Where to eat in Vienna? Important: so from an old-fashioned restaurant back to fashion. To have a chance to dine, we advise you to look for a table in the evening before 22 p.m. The tourist office provides […]

Transport and travel Austria

Transport and travel Austria

Transport and travel Austria By car Austrian highways are chargeable, remember to buy your vignette if you are arriving from France with your vehicle. Warning, there are not often pevoies, or do not notify you in time of your entry into Austria. This has […]

Money and budget Austria

Money and budget Austria

Money and budget Austria Money, banks, exchange Currency Austria useseuro. Banks, exchange - Bank hours: Monday to Friday 8 a.m. (or 8:30 a.m.) to 15 p.m. (17:30 p.m. Thursday). Branches closed from 12:30 p.m. to 13:30 p.m. For those who are concerned, exchange […]

Activities, sports and leisure Austria

Activities, sports and leisure Austria

Activities, sports and leisure Austria  Balls Let the party begin ! In the capital of the waltz, going through a dance school, however brief, is an educational step recommended for any teenager. We leave it with a diploma, ready to attend the 450 balls […]

Haydn and Linz: Austria at the heart of Europe

Haydn and Linz: Austria at the heart of Europe

Austria is once again in the spotlight of international cultural news, thanks to two major events: the bicentenary of composer Joseph Haydn and Linz, European Capital […]

Practical information and useful contacts Vienna

Practical information and useful contacts Vienna

Practical information and useful contacts Vienna Tourist information - Tourist-Info Wien (Tourist office): Albertinaplatz 1 (Wien 1). Tee5-55. LocatedProgram. Commission more or less important. The most economical solution is still to go directly […]

Recommended routes Vienna

Recommended routes Vienna

Recommended routes Vienna 2 days in Vienna Go to the point! The 1st day, start with the Hofburg, which will occupy you well the morning with the Spanish merry-go-round, the Sissi museum and the apartments of the emperor. After a break for greenery in the […]

History and key dates Vienna

History and key dates Vienna

History and key dates Vienna From Romans to Habsburgs Under the name of Vindobona, the Romans make this ancient Celtic encampment on the banks of the Danube a son outpost and the "March" passed into the hands of MagyarsIn 880. From the tenth to the twelfth […]

Practical life on site Austria

Practical life on site Austria

Practical life on site Austria Post Austrian post offices are roughly open from 8 a.m. to 18 p.m. on weekdays, and Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. To send a letter or a postcard to France, provide a postage of 0,90 €. Rather than looking for a […]

Themed routes Austria

Themed routes Austria

Themed routes Austria Music See also the thematic itineraries in Vienna. Architecture The Kunsthaus in Graz Linz Lentos Kunstmuseum Small mention for the sustainable “green” wooden houses of the Bregenzerwald Art History Gastronomy Baroque Along […]

Austria: Innsbruck, the beauty of Tyrol

Austria: Innsbruck, the beauty of Tyrol

In the heart of the Inn Valley, surrounded by mountains over 2 meters high, Innsbruck shines under the summer sun and winter snow. Student and tourist city, always […]

Austria: Salzburg, the empress of festivals

Austria: Salzburg, the empress of festivals

Salzburg is one of the most touristic Austrian cities. Rightly so, given its architectural treasures, museums and festivals. During the year 2016, it celebrates […]

Austria: winter fun in the Bregenzerwald

Austria: winter fun in the Bregenzerwald

With its majestic mountains, its unspoiled environment and its renowned winter sports resorts, the Bregenzerwald (literally "Bregenz Forest") is a prime destination for hikers and skiers. But this […]

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