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    Over the Mountain, Across the Achensee

    Achensee - 10 lakeside highlights in Austria

    Tirol’s largest lake has been a popular tourist destination since the late 1800’s. With the arrival of a main train line in Inntal, and a cogwheel train up to the lake corresponding with a steamboat, tourism has flourished ever since. Moreover, surrounded by two mountain chains, Rofan to the east and Karwendel to the west, […]

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    Bregenz – Seaside fun in the Alps

    Bregenz - seaside fun in the Alps, Vorarlberg, Austria

    Situated on the banks of Lake Constance the city of 29.000 inhabitants is a world away from Vienna in the other end of the country. The westernmost state capital of Austria – Bregenz is best known for the annual theatre festival on the Lake Constance. However, the city also offers its visitors seaside escapes, mountain […]

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    Almtal – Lakeside tranquility in the Alps

    Almsee, Almtal, Salzkammergut, Upper Austria, Austria

    Almtal is a real gem. Not a big secret, but still not discovered by everyone. My guess it is because there are not any massive ski resorts or other mass tourism facilities in place. However, this does not mean that the area is lacking attractions. In contrary, I found plenty of activities to keep me […]

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