Austrian Tourist Office

Austria is not only rich in culture and history, music and the arts, it is also a venerable plethora of stories and tales, legends and mysteries, unknown secrets and hidden gems.

In this section we have compiled a huge variety of interesting and lesser known facts and information for editors, writers, freelancers, show hosts – in whatever way you are related with the travel media. From special events to background information (see the “About Us” section), articles sorted by topic to hot-off-the-presses press releases, exciting story ideas and an elaborate photo and video archive – your needs will be taken care of.

Enjoy browsing and feel inspired to discover the secrets of Austria!

Latest News

29.11.2016: „Exquisitely Austrian Showcase” premieres in New York

„Exquisitely Austrian Showcase” premieres in New York

In an effort to present the most interesting and exquisite travel experiences Austria has to offer, the Austrian Tourist Office created and staged the first more »

01.11.2016: Uniquely Austrian Gifts

Uniquely Austrian Gifts

Whether for yourself or your favorite people, these special souvenirs are distinctively Austrian. You may find that what glitters is indeed gold.   Founded by more »

01.11.2016: Explore Austria’s Largest Contiguous Skiing Area

Explore Austria’s Largest Contiguous Skiing Area

For some of the most spectacular terrain in the world, skiers descend on the Arlberg region. An impressive new ski area is only half the more »

01.11.2016: Christmas Markets for Every Taste

Christmas Markets for Every Taste

From Austria’s capital to its smallest city, festive Advent markets have become so popular here that Christmas now counts as a fifth season. Count us more »

19.10.2016: Happy 150th Birthday, Hotel Sacher Salzburg!

Happy 150th Birthday, Hotel Sacher Salzburg!

Happy 150th Birthday, Hotel Sacher Salzburg! more »

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