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Come to Austria, the land of music
Are you a big fan of classical music, breath-taking scenery, or the famous film and musical of the Sound of Music? Or even a star athlete of skiing, hiking, cycling and kayaking? If so, Austria is the place for you! Come to Austria to enjoy the mouth-watering Austrian delicacies (such as the Apple strudel), the best-quality philharmonic orchestra, the unusual mix of modern and the Baroque architectural wonders, and the active sporting events. Visit some famous historical landmarks such as the house of Austria's most famous citizen, Mozart, palaces, or the awe-inspiring Alps. Whenever you have time, make sure to book a trip to Austria!
This sweet apple tart covered by a flaky pastry is a popular dessert in Austria.
The birthplace of Austria's most famous citizen.
Religions of Austria
The leading religion in Austria is Roman Catholic (73.6%).
Interesting Facts about Austria
Enjoying Austria's traditional culture
Some Sites to Visit
Dates you don't want to miss in Austria!
Important Austria Facts
Hello/Good Day: Guten Tag!
How are you?: Wie geht's? (pronunciation: Vie gates)
Thank you: Danke sehr. (the s is pronounced like a z)
You're welcome: Bitte sehr
Good bye: Auf wiedersehen (pronunciation: A viedezhen)
Information:Austria." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 27 Jan 2013.
"Austria".he World Factbook 2009. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2009.https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html
- Apple strudel:
Choi, Naomi. Apple Strudel. Digital image. Flickr. N.p., 11 Oct. 2011. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/jinjin-c/6234720152/>.
- Mozart's house:
Sankha_sen1. Mozart´s Birth House.jpg. Digital image. Flickr. N.p., 15 Aug. 2007. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/sankha_sen1/1128307096/>.
- Austrian Folk Music:
Jkoblenz. Austrian Folk Music. Digital image. Flickr. N.p., 31 Dec. 2008. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/koblenz/3167229399/>.
- Kunsthaus Graz
Leftbrokeneye3. Kunsthaus Graz. Digital image. Flickr. N.p., 27 July 2004. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/8822841@N06/1115856338/>.