As an avid hiker and mountain lover, it’s hard to beat Austria! While the famous cities like Salzburg and Vienna, are gorgeous, my favourite areas in Austria are outside of the cities in the Alps! I especially love Hohe Tauern National Park. Below you will find some of my favourite places that I’ve been, but keep checking back as I’m in Austria multiple times each year, since it’s so close to Munich, Germany, where I live!
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Stuiben Waterfall is the highest not only in the Ötztal, but in all of Tyrol measuring 150m! It's a family friendly hike to the top w/ viewing platforms. There's even a restaurant at the top in case you've worked up an appetite.
I usually write about Monkeys and Mountains, but Music and Mountains? This was a first. Check out the unique Wanderbare Gipfelklaenge (Hiking to the Sounds of the Mountains) held in Mostviertel, Austria in June.
Flo arrived to the Falkensteiner Hotel & Spa Carinzia seven years ago and shows no signs of leaving. Not surprisingly, Flo has become a bit of a local celebrity with hotel guests. Perhaps this is why she has been able to stay for seven years without ever paying for a night's stay.
The igloo village is one cool place, complete with an igloo bar, but "Where do you pee?" I inquired. The igloo village is one cool place, complete with an igloo bar, but "Where do you pee?" I inquired.