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      About Austria

      Find out facts and figures about Austria and meet its people and their customs.

    •                         Resting area in Vöcklabruck / Vöcklabruck
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      Nature and Climate

      Find out about Austria's weather and climate, wildlife and plants and its broad variety of landscapes.
      Climate, fauna and flora
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      What Are Austrians Like?

      Find out more about eating with Austrians, drinking with Austrians, and what "na no na net" means.
      Meet the Austrians
    •                         Hofburg Palace Wien
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      History

      Like most European countries, Austria looks back on a very eventful history. Learn more about it here.
      How did Austria become Austria?
    •                         Clocktower in Graz Austria / Graz
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      Public Holidays & Daylight-Savings Time

      Will there be a public holiday during your stay in Austria? And could there be a clock change while you are away? Here is our lists of Austrian public holidays and daylight-savings time.
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      Monetary Matters

      Austria is a member of the Economic and Currency Union - the common currency is the Euro. Also: find out about ATM, use of credit cards and traveling with large amounts of money.
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      Famous Austrians

      From Mozart and Sisi to Hedy Lamarr – Austria's sons and daughters have left their mark across music, art, science, politics, and sport. Find out which famous personalities originate from or lived in Austria and follow in their footsteps.
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