Ancient communication: Yodelling
As loud as a scream or as melodious as a song – that’s the yodellers from Styria.
Hand block printing from Aussee
Ausseerland lies in the heart of the Salzkammergut. With its scenic lakes, meadows and mountain massifs it is the embodiment of a harmonious landscape.
Goiserer boots – hand-crafted for feet
The 140 year old Goiserer is still the epitome of top quality, but it has evolved to be fit for city life as well.
High up on the Alpine pasture
For a short while in summer, the Alpine pastures transport animals and people alike into an intoxicating mood.
The elegance of wood
The status of fine stones and hand-made tiles in building cultures of other countries is given to wood in Vorarlberg.
The sound of silence
With 900 years history, Heiligenkreuz Abbey is both tourist attraction and deeply spiritual experience.
The salt of the earth
Visit one of the oldest salt mines in the world in Hallein near the city of Salzburg.
The High School of Horsemanship
Lipizzaner stallions enchant the public with classical school jumps at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna.
The carol “Silent Night”
The world-famous "Silent Night" carol is an expression of the deepest reflection and spiritual longing for peace.
Cheers. Viticulture in Lower Austria
Lower Austrian wine is prized as cultural heritage and elevated to cult status by committed wine-growers
The Viennese have developed a whole culture around coffee drinking and elevated it to an attitude of life
Dance! Ball season in Vienna
Nowhere are balls so romantically formal as in Vienna. This tradition is intoxicating to locals and visitors for far more than a single night.
Burgenlands musical diversity
The musical diversity of the Burgenland is influenced by many different cultures.
Stall and Star. Carved cribs in Tirol
In Tirol Christmas cribs are shown in a particularly expressive way and are true works of art.
Green flames on white
For more than 300 years Gmundner Keramik has been the most coveted Austrian tableware.