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We have to recommend
Austria as a truly wonderful
destination for a corporate
meeting, incentive or
conference. Vienna sees
plenty of conference and
event venues throughout
this major international
centre - the one big
difference is that virtually all
are housed in buildings with
The baroque and World
Heritage city of Salzburg is
the fourth largest city in Austria, just three hours by road (300kn/186 miles or under 40 minutes by air)
from Vienna, a stones throw from the German border and 150km/93 miles from the city of Munich.
If there is one very famous aspect to Austria, it is its history. And this history is supported by a unique
architectural, musical and artistic heritage sitting in a cultural melting pot surrounded by wonderful
The cities of Vienna (on the magical Danube), Salzburg, Linz, Innsbruck and Graz have carved out a niche
as international conference, incentive and business travel destinations of excellence, offering superb
facilities and support.
For almost seven centuries Vienna was the capital of the Habsburg Empire which resulted in a still
present imperial flair as the many buildings and castles from that time have been well preserved.
Besides its historical ambiance, Vienna is also
It is very difficult to sum up the
wonderful city of Vienna in a few
short paragraphs. It’s a modern
capital with dynamic shopping
areas, superb conference and
facilities, excellent restaurants and
an active nightlife. Architecturally,
it is stunning. From the imperial
palace (Hofburg) to the Gothic
cathedral of St. Stephen’s and the
world-famous Vienna State Opera
to the Museum Quartier. Throw
the famous Wiener Schnitzel and
Sacher cake, the Viennese coffee
houses and some fine shopping,
and you have it all.
Salzburg, the fourth-largest city in Austria, with its UNESCO World Heritage-listed Old Town, is well worth
a mention. It was the birthplace of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the setting for the film
“The Sound of Music” (1965). The beautiful Baroque Salzburg Cathedral, Hellbrunn Palace and the
largest, fully-preserved fortress in central Europe, the Hohensalzburg Fortress are beyond impressive.
The Getreidegasse shopping street, sees No. 9 as the address of Mozart’s birthplace, now a museum
since 1880. The city is one of those that is beautifully green in summer and a skiing haven in the winter.
It is also a great starting point for discovering the southern part of Germany.
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