Salzwelten : Visiting the Oldest Salt mine in the World

Did you know that the names of the city of Salzburg and region of Salzkammergut comes from Salt – which is one of the most important raw materials in Austria.  Dubbed as the “white-gold”, it plays such an important part in the history of the region.   Hallstatt is more than a pretty Read More …

How is it to drive on the Highest Alpine Road in Austria : Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse

I could understand why sports car enthusiasts ( like Mr.Suburbia ) aspire to drive the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse – High Alpine Road, once we made the drive ourselves. Also called Großglockner Hochalpenstraße, the drive that passes through the Hohe Tauern National Park is not just stunning, with seemingly endless views over the Read More …

Stubnerkogel : Walking on the highest suspension bridge in Austria

Bad Gastein is an Austrian spa and ski town in the High Tauern mountains south of Salzburg. It’s known for the belle epoque hotels and villas built on its steep, forested slopes. While the area of Bad Gastein has been inhabited and used for things like gold mining for over Read More …