Basic Information:Official Name: Republic of Austria
Area: 83,870 km2
Capital City: Vienna
Major Religion: Roman Catholic
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Exchange Rate: N/A
Time Zone: GMT +1
Current time: 02:49pm
Phone Country Dialing Code: 43
Useful Travel Phrases in: German
Practical Travel Information:Official Tourism Website: www.austria.info
Travel Cost: $$$$ ($ = cheap, $$$$$ = expensive)
- Schonbrunn Palace - Schonbrunn Palace was the main summer residence of the Habsburg rulers, located in Hietzing, Vienna. The 1,441-room Rococo palace is one of the most important architectural, cultural, and historic monuments in the country.
- Mirabell Palace - Mirabell Palace is a palace in the city of Salzburg. Several scenes from The Sound of Music were filmed in the gardens.