Austria the most beautiful things to see and do in its 9 regions
Austria the most beautiful things to see and do in its 9 regions - Nature, culture, atmospheres of the past that combine with very modern jewels. Here is the charm of Austria, to be discovered in its 9 regions, between cities and mountains, lakes and forests.
Austria, the most beautiful things to see and do in its 9 regions
Nature, culture, atmospheres of the past that combine with very modern jewels. Here is the charm of Austria, to be discovered in its 9 regions, between cities and mountains, lakes and forests.
Music and snow-capped Alps. Abbeys and castles. Chocolate and white wines. Museums and modern architecture. Lots of greenery and lots of snow to play sports in all seasons. The 9 regions of Austria are a concentrate of scenic beauty, cultural proposals, excellent gastronomy. All to be discovered.
With nearly half of the land covered by woods and forests and a third devoted to agriculture, it is easy to associate Austria with the color green. The country is an ideal destination for lovers of nature and outdoor activities, in winter and summer. But there is no place, like in Austria, where it is easy to go from trekking or skiing to imperial atmospheres.
If today it has an area of just 83,879 km2, Austria was for centuries at the center of one of the largest and most long-lived domains in Europe. That of the Habsburgs , with possessions from the North Sea to the Adriatic, from the Baltic to Hungary. There are many testimonies left by the dynasty. In Vienna of course, but also in Lower Austria and Burgenland , Upper Austria and Styria , Carinthia , Tyrol and Vorarlberg . In the region of Salzburg , which was independent until 1805, one encounters the Baroque style desired by the powerful archbishops who ruled it for centuries.
Discover the nine regions of Austria
Over the centuries, the rulers channeled their wealth into palaces, castles, works of art. A cultural effervescence that still invades the country today, as seen in the magnificent museums of Vienna . Here, but also in the cities of Linz, Graz or St. Pölten, very modern grafts are added to the testimonies of the past, creating an evocative mix between ancient and modern.
And the work of the great musicians, Mozart, Strauss, Mahler, Haydn and Schubert invades the many concert halls and animates the countless events. All obviously enlivened by great wines and excellent recipes.
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