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The Best Street Food in Salzburg and How I became the General

Sausages are the most typical Austrian street food. Actually, sausages and the other delicacies available at the sausage stand are the only authentic Austrian street food. Sausage stands in Austria, however, are more than mere food vendors. They are a world on their own. They evolved [...]

The Best Street Food in Salzburg and How I became the General2020-05-11T21:04:28+02:00

Where is Mauthausen Concentration Camp and how to get there from Salzburg?

A visit to Mauthausen Concentration Camp is a humbling experience to say the least. Mauthausen was a slave labor camp built by the Nazis to exterminate unwanted opponents. When it opened in 1938, Mauthausen was the only concentration camp in category III and the deadliest apart [...]

Where is Mauthausen Concentration Camp and how to get there from Salzburg?2020-05-13T22:25:40+02:00

Easter in Austria

Easter in Austria marks the beginning of Spring and the beginning of my favorite season. Tourist season. But Easter is far from a random holiday in spring. In fact, Easter is the most important Christian holiday, despite Christmas being more popular. In this article, you will [...]

Easter in Austria2020-05-16T21:52:00+02:00

Public Holidays in Austria

Nowadays, about 60 percent of the Austrian population are Catholic. While that doesn’t seem much, this was different not long ago. At the end of the second world war, more than 90 percent of Austrians was a member of the Catholic Church. That’s how it has [...]

Public Holidays in Austria2020-05-12T18:37:08+02:00