First documented traces of the castle appeared for the first time in the 13th century.Tratzberg castle was used as a border stronghod against avarians and Emperor Maximilian's hunting lodge.But later, in the 15th century, it has been destroye by a fire.During the time the castle has changed many owners and as well many changes have been made from...more
Jenbacher Museum Unfortunately I only saw the outside of the museum, because of the fact we were here on the wrong day to visit it, but from a couple in our hotel I heard how stunnishing the collection of butterflies, bird eggs was. And what a variety of things to see here! Take a look at their page for more!I am sad I missed it! Don't make the...more
ZillertalbahnThis little steamtrain runs at certain hours on the day look on their website when. It is possible to make a whole daytour.For example: If you are in Mayrhofen, take the train to Jenbach, then get on the Achenseebahn to Seespitz station at the Achensee and take a boattour on the Achensee to Pertisau and Achenkirch. Then go back to...more
To use highways you must purchase and display a tax disc (vignette) on your vehicle. Choose from 10-day, 2-month and annual tax discs.
The penalty for not displaying a disc is €120 for cars and €65 for motorcycles. They are sold at border crossings, fuel stations and post offices.
€7,50 for 10 days
€22 for 2 months
€70 or so for a year
The most common European emergency number 112 (following Directive 2002/22/EC: Universal Service Directive) and also standard on GSM mobile phones. 112 is used in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania,...more
Here are some words you might like to know:good evening: Abendgood night: guade Nochthi / hello: hallo / servasgood day: grias Godgood morning: Morgengood bye: Wiedaschaunbye: pfiat Dithank you: donkschesorry: tschuldigecheers: prost / servasplease: bitte / bittschebless you: GsundheitI feel sick: mir is schlechtmore
Well this is another specialty, that you don't have to miss.Sachertorte is a chocolate cake, invented by Franz Sacher in 1832 for Klemens Wenzel von Metternich in Vienna, Austria. It is one of the most famous Viennese culinary specialties.The trademark for the "Original Sachertorte" was registered by the Hotel Sacher, which was built in 1876 by the...more