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  • Embassy exhibits serigraphs and drawings by Austrian-born visual artist, harpist
    Embassy exhibits serigraphs and drawings by Austrian-born visual artist, harpist
    Washington, D.C. --- Set Back is a new art exhibition on display for a short time at the Embassy of Austria that highlights the works of Salzburg-born artist and musician, Martina Stock.Stock says she wants visitors to know that her favorite...
  • Ausrian Cycling
    Cycling Routes of Austria
    Europe is well known for being bicycle friendly across the continent, and most countries are recognizting this as a niche travel market. Austria is no exception with the flat expanse and rolling hills making it a cyclist's dream. Here are...
  • Melk Abbey
    Melk, Austria: Historic gem of the Wachau Valley
    Set in a verdant valley and crowned by a spectacular 900-year-old Benedictine abbey, Melk is an often overlooked gem of lower Austria. The magnificent abbey, Stift Melksits proudly overlooking the Wachau Valley of the Danube River. Crowning a hill...
  • Salzburg Open-air Museum
    A Walk Through 18th Century Salzburg
    The Salzburg Open-air Museum (Salzburger Freilicht Museum), the largest museum in Salzburg, Austria, allows visitors to witness what life was like in the 18th century. One hundred original buildings from Salzburg’s five regions –...
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    German man wins radio contest with penis tattoo
    A 39-year-old German man wanted a new car so bad that he got a tattoo of its logo -- on his penis. Andreas Muller was a contestant on the RTL 89.0 Morning Show with Jules and Marco, which held a radio show contest looking for the craziest stunt....
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    Postcard from Salzburg
    I spent a few weeks in Austria this summer with my fiancée, a painter, who happily received a residency an city museum just blocks from Salzburg's city's center. Prior to arriving with her, I had read that the city was well-suited...