Signing up for a cycling tour justifies another slice of strudel or Sachertorte, doesn't it?
Vienna has topped the world's most livable city list for the ninth consecutive year.
High art and imperial history make Vienna a capital of culture, but that doesn't make visiting a chore.
The Austrians of the country's westernmost state, Vorarlberg, have two common questions for visitors.
An e-bike might seem like cheating to hardcore cyclists, but in this city it is understandable.
You better not shout, you better not cry - a big horned demon-faced creature will beat you with chains and carry you away.
It's Christmas every day at this museum. But something sinister is lurking inside ...
Though it may not have the profile of Austria's most famous cities, Innsbruck is a popular destination on many touring routes.
Renowned as the birthplace of classical music, Austria is a country of culture and striking beauty. Spectacular snow-capped mountains reflected in deep blue lakes become a skiing mecca in winter, and in summer attract hikers, cyclists and swimmers. Year-round, innovative cuisine sets it apart from its Swiss neighbours; and a sense of grandeur belies the Austrian cheeky demenour, as one visit to Salzburg's trick fountains sum up.