Austria is a German speaking country and it is one of the safest places to travel in the world. When you travel around Austria you’ll find the beautiful Alps mountains, castles and the lovely towns of Salzburg and Vienna.

Here is a collection of Austria travel inspiration to help plan your next trip to beautiful Austria:

  • Germany, Switzerland, and Austria: a two-week, highlight packed, whirlwind vacation itinerary

    Table of Contents Germany in my heartGetting aroundRhine RiverMoselle River ValleyBurg Eltz CastleThe Black Foresta little Switzerland on the side!Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau CastlesZugspitze and Eibseean afternoon in Austria!RothenburgWurzburg PalaceAnd there you have it, our two week highlight packed whirlwind vacation. Germany in my heart Germany was the goal. I grew up there, and I love …


  • Ehrenberg Castle Ruins, and Highline 179 Suspension Bridge, Reutte Austria daytrip guide

    Ehrenberg Castle in the Austrian Alps, Austria Travel Inspiration

    I just really LOVE castle ruins. There is something haunting about them. They seem to retain the life they once had. It is as if you can still feel the presence of the people who lived in these places so many years ago. Ehrenberg Castle (not to be confused with Ehrenburg Castle in Germany!), situated …


Want more Austria?

If your thinking about heading to Austria you really need to buy Rick Steve’s Austria Travel guide for a comprehensive overview of the country and plenty more Austria Travel Inspiration! Make sure you check out my Germany and Switzerland pages too because often these countries can easily be combined into one trip!