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From Vienna to Salzburg, Austria is a popular European destination. Here are our favorite travel articles and travel blogs on Austria.

Riding through the old town in a traditional horse-drawn carriage. ©WienTourismus / Peter Rigaud

10 Reasons to Love Vienna

From its imperial past to its coffeehouse culture and love of music, Vienna, Austria has its own unique take on life. Here are our top 10 favorite things to do in Vienna.
What to Do in Vienna. St. Stephen's Cathedral stands above the city. ©WienTourismus / W. Hofmann

Return to Vienna: Who Says You Can’t Go Home Again?

After years away, our writer returns to find that Vienna has changed, but the city of old is not hard to find.
Christmas Market in Tallinn

Christmas Spirit: Our Favorite European Christmas Markets

In Europe, Christmas markets are a treasured holiday tradition. Here are some of our favorites.
The fountain can be found in Residenzplaz Square.

Salzburg: The Sound of Music and Silence

A traveler discovers the difference between reality and movie magic while traveling in Salzburg, Austria.
The author and her friend, Melanie i

1st Person: How a Girl From Iowa Opened My Eyes to...

It only takes one person, one experience, to open the door to the joys of world travel.
Salzburg at night. Photo by Toshi Chatelin

Musical Master: Mozart’s Salzburg

To truly understand Mozart, you have to come to grips with Salzburg, his hometown.
What to Do in Vienna. St. Stephen's Cathedral stands above the city. ©WienTourismus / W. Hofmann

Vienna Under My Skin

At Christmastime, home is where the heart is.
Road Trip in Austria

Road Trip through Austria

A road trip is the perfect way to see the top destinations in Austria, from Vienna to Salzburg to Klagenfurt.

Sister Cities: Budapest, Prague and Vienna

Discover the grandiose architecture of these three cities and the charms that distinguish them.
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Hiking Austria’s Krimml Waterfalls

Hiking is a national sport in Austria. A trek to beautiful Krimml Falls will show you why.
Sky diving in Austria

Austrian Air: Skydiving in the Alps

An Australian visiting St. Johanns takes to the skies over the Austrian Alps.
Hallstatt is picture perfect.

Austrian Culture Clash: One Traveler’s Tale

Our intercultural experiences don't always go as planned.
Best coffeehouses in Vienna

Waltzing through the Kaffeehaus Kultura of Vienna

“I AM SIGMUND SPIELBERG!!!” The obviously unemployable flaneur with umlaut eyes landed at my marble-topped table without a proper invite, brusquely pushing aside a Thonet...
Budget travel in Europe

Europe on a Shoestring: Travel on a Budget

Travel in Europe can be expensive, but with a Eurail pass and planning, you can travel on a student budget.

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