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Austria

The holiday country with clear mountain lakes, beautiful landscapes and the best coffee houses in the world.

High peaks with panoramic views and clear lakes, ideal hiking and wine regions, alpine meadows like in a picture book and a capital city called Vienna, which impresses every visitor with its charm and still offers the best coffee houses in the world. No wonder that more than 30 million holidaymakers spend their holidays in Austria every year. Austria is one of the most popular holiday destinations because of the wide range of offers and the beautiful landscapes. The population of Austria is 8.5 million. Over 1.7 million of the population live in the capital Vienna. In 2012 this was considered the most prosperous city in the world.

The imperial capital is famous for its sights and buildings. City tours, bicycle tours or sightseeing tours with local guides provide an exceptional view of historical facts, regional curiosities and special features of the country. Also the city of Salzburg has some interesting and worth seeing places to offer. Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride to Ramsau, enjoy the impressive, fairytale winter landscape and discover Austria on your own

As a result of Austrian history, the traditional cuisine of Austria was influenced above all by the culinary arts of Hungary, Bohemia, Italy and France. The country offers typical dishes that are known worldwide: the Wiener Schnitzel, fried chicken, roast chicken, goulash and fish dishes such as carp and trout. Desserts such as Sacher cake, apple strudel and Kaiserschmarn have also gained worldwide fame. Traditionally cultivated coffee variations form the assortment of the coffee houses, which can be found all over Austria today, following the pattern of the Viennese coffee house. In the evening, night owls can celebrate the start of the night with a cool beer in one of the many breweries and enjoy the pleasant and open hospitality of the Austrians.

Austria is a family-friendly holiday destination that promises plenty of relaxation, but also has a lot to offer in terms of activities and campaigns.