Graz Off The Beaten Path

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    The Hackher Lion

    by aramat Written Oct 10, 2003

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    Hackher lion

    The statue is a monument to Major Franz Hackher who defended the Schlossberg fortress with less than a thousand soldiers against Napoleon's more than three times larger troops. It stands on the top of the hill, among the fortress ruins.

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    The Great Well

    by aramat Written Oct 10, 2003

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    The Great Well

    This beautiful well stands on the top of the Schlossberg, among the ruins of the fortress. The cistern was built in the 16th century, the well canopy was added at the end of the 19th. It has a capacity of 900,000 litres (one of the largest construction of its kind). Today it serves as a reservoir for firefighters.

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    Beer lovers should head for...

    by oja Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Beer lovers should head for Puntigam Brewery (Triesterstraße 361) where one of the most famous Austrian beers is made. You surely know it, don't you? Click here for more.

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    Bergfestival

    by halikowski Written Oct 3, 2012
    2012 festival poster

    First weekend of November every year. In 20122, held in the Casino off the Schmiedgasse. Worth going, original films.
    This year the programme will be released on 18 October.

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    Erenhausen, more oldtimers

    by croisbeauty Updated Feb 21, 2012

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    oldtimers of Mercedes brand only

    It was nice surprice indeed, the oldtimers parade and kind of relly, this time was organized in the Southern Styria. The show and parade were organived by the Mercedes Benz Company

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    Walking belong Mur

    by elgin99 Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    view to Mur, Graz

    The Mur is the river of this charming town. Walking belong the river means to experience nature and culture. The last on the new Isle of Mur, cultural and modern center of the town.

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    Seggauschloss

    by croisbeauty Updated Nov 27, 2004

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    Seggauschloss
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    The old core of the castle was designed in Gothic style, while later on the Baroque stucco was added on its facade. Nowadays the castle houses regional museum of the town of Leibnitz.

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    Kalvarienberg (1)

    by stiriano Written Jun 11, 2004

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    The baroque Mount Calvary is situadet in the north of the city center. To get there take bus number 67 (take off at Kalvarienbergstraße) or tram lines number 4 or 5.

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    Austrian villages are very...

    by Szu Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Austrian villages are very pretty and flowery during summer time. You can see so many various flowers planted everywhere..around houses, by the road...amazing..

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    You´ve also to visit the...

    by SNOWBIKE Updated Aug 24, 2002

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    You´ve also to visit the surroundings of Graz. There are a lot of wine-estates! You´ve to go to a 'Buschenschank'!

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