Austria

Traunfall : a spectacular waterfall in Austria

04 August 2017
Traunfall is possibly one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Europe and although it was painted nearly 200 years ago by Viennese artist J
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Schloss Ort on Traunsee, Gmunden, Austria

04 August 2017
On an island on Traunsee near Gmunden and with beautiful mountain views to the south, Schloss Ort is a very romantic setting.  Original
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Grünberg above Gmunden, Austria

04 August 2017
At 995m above sea level and high above the town of Gmunden, we find the Grünberg mountain and around it more than 20 km of well-develop
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Gmunden, Austria

04 August 2017
Located at the north side of Traunsee, Gmunden is a historic town with a population of around 13,000 - a figure which has remained more or l
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Site of Ebensee Concentration Camp, Austria

04 August 2017
In August 1943, the RAF pulverised the V2 missile testing ground at Peenemünde on the Baltic Sea and the Nazi government decided to disperse
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Strobl am Wolfgangsee, Austria

04 August 2017
Strobl am Wolfgangsee is located at the southern end of the lake in the Salzkammergut area of Austria and one can understand why it is so po
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Salzburg - a fairy tale city!

04 August 2017
Salzburg is not real.  It is like a nineteenth century fairy story referring to another age.  This is the central Europe of fairy
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Salzburg Horse Pond

03 August 2017
Sigmund’s Gate cuts through the Mönchsberg cliffs in what I believe to be the oldest road tunnel in Austria and at the city side one finds i
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Salzburg Outdoor Museum

03 August 2017
The Salzburg Open-Air Museum lies in the middle of Untersberg Nature Park, a 25 minute bus ride from the city centre.  The museum occup
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Heilbrunn Palace, Salzburg, Austria

03 August 2017
Hellbrunn Palace located just outside of Salzburg was built in 1613–19 by Markus Sittikus von Hohenems, Prince-Archbishop of Salzb
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