Travel to Ireland

Travel to Ireland TODAY Social reform made further gains when the small, leftist Labour Party enjoyed unexpected success in the 1992 elections. The new Taoiseach, or Prime Minister,... Read more


Austria is a precious little country where a good share of the farmers turn innkeeper for the summer. Almost $6 billion a year is derived from tourism. The... Read more

Austria Metro Map

A scenic way of entering Austria is to fly to Zurich, Switzerland, then take a train into Austria. Briefly, on the way, the train passes through tiny Liechtenstein.... Read more

Austria Map

Travel through Austria is easy via excellent roads or rail. No one should miss Salzburg (salt town) sitting on the Salz River. Its early importance came from its... Read more


TRAVEL TO HISTORY The Celtic settlement (1 BC) became the Roman fortress ‘Lentia’ (from 400 AD) a carolingian castle settlement (Carl the Great erected here a royal court... Read more

Austria Map

TRAVEL TO HISTORY The name of the city originates from the Slav word “gradetz” or “gradec” meaning “castle” and referring to the fortress which was built on the... Read more


On a bend between the rivers Danube and Traun lies Linz the capital of Upper Austria. Linz with its 200,000 inhabitants is the third largest city of Austria... Read more

Austria Travel Guide

Sights and Attractions in Armory (Zeughaus, 1642, one of the world’s largest still containing its original installations, more than 29,000 weapons); Cathedral (Dom, 15th c., built by Emperor... Read more


With a total population of 142,000, situated on the Salzach river, Salzburg, is both an economic and a cultural center. It is the Capital of the Province of... Read more