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Mauthausen Concentration Camp Day Trip from Vienna
"Take a taxi from your hotel to the central meeting point in Vienna to meet your driver. Be sure to keep your receipt: The fare is reimbursed after your tour. Then hop aboard a Mercedes Sprinter Deluxe van equipped with adjustable seats and Wi-Fi. Relax as you travel through the beautiful countryside of Lower and Upper Austria and enjoy stops along the way for coffee and snacks (own expense). On board watch a short documentary featuring historical footage and Holocaust survivors' accounts of life at the concentration camps during WWII.After a 2-hour journey arrive at Mauthausen Memorial a building that stands on the site of the former Mauthausen Concentration Camp. By the summer of 1940 Mauthausen had become one of the largest labor camp complexes in the German-occupied part of Europe. Some 200
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Private Day Trip to Mauthausen Memorial from Vienna
"Mauthausen concentration camp in Upper Austria was one of the largest labour camp complexes in the Third Reich. Between 1938 and 1945 about 200000 people from all over Europe were imprisoned in Mauthausen. About half of them lost their lives. Today Mauthausen Memorial stands as a reminder of the darkest days of Austria’s history. Depart from your hotel in Vienna in a private limousine or van. Your friendly english-speaking driver will drive you to the Memorial in safety and comfort. Upo Czech Dutch French German
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Schloss Mirabell Classical Music Concert in Salzburg
"Head to Schloss Mirabell in the center of Salzburg and step inside for your concert. The inside of the palace is only accessible to the public by attending a concert such as this so you’ll see the palace’s grandeur that not many get to see.Built in 1606 for the Archbishop of Salzburg the palace was later burnt down in the city fire of 1818. Fortunately the two must-see areas of the palace – the Marble Hall (Marmorsaal) and the Donnerstiege -- were not harmed and they’ve retained their exquisite Baroque appeal.Walk past the Donnerstiege – a spectacular marble staircase adorned with sculptures – and then head into the Marble Hall. The opulent chandeliered room was once the Prince-Archbishop Wolf Dietri as well as the place where Mozart’s father is said to have rehearsed.A host will show you to your seat inside the hall and then all that’s left to do is sit down and enjoy your 1-hour and 40-minute
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Christmas Market in Hauptplatz

Linz’s main Christmas market occupies about one quarter of the large central square (Hauptplatz). It is not very big but nicely decorated and illuminated. Merchandise isn’t really special, anyway nice...
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Voltage, frequency and plug ins.

Maybe it sounds a bit weird, but as an experience traveler I know that you every now and then need this kind of information in advance: electricity in Austria is 230 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles...
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Talko to someone who knows ...

I guess we all agree on this on; there is nothing more exciting than going travelling - exploring another country, experiencing a different culture, travelling around in new ways, sampling the local...
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Linz Tart

One of the most famous Linz souvenirs is the tart, which cover is nicely decorated, and the taste is sweet. The main incrediests are vanilla and cinnamon, with almond, cocoa powder and raspberry jam...
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Art abounds in this Austrian industry city.

Despite its significant role as producer of steel and other industrial goods, Linz still works hard to stay true to its Austrian tradition of taking pride in the arts. The city is full of artistic...
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Chriskindlmarkt (Christmas Markets)

Every December, in the weeks preceding Christmas day (may even be as early as November), the Hauptplatz in Linz becomes a whole new world on its own. Countless booths are set up and vendors and...
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Top Things to Do in Linz

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Ars Electronica Center

It´s a Festival combining Art and Electronic as well as a museum (if you can´t make it to the festival), it is held usually first week in September. It is located at the Ars-Electronica-Straße 1 next...
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"Seamandrew's Linz Page"
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"A Winter's Day in Linz"
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"linz"
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"Hitler's Favourite City"
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"Linz - European Capital of Culture 2009 !"
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