Tag Archives: Study in Austria

Top 10 Highest Mountains in Europe

Do you like hiking or winter sports? Then your heart will beat faster when you see a mountain. Earlier we made a list of the highest mountains in the world. All ten of these can be found in the Himalayan range, in fact, the hundred highest mountains are located there in the neighboring Karakoram range! But Europe also has mountains… Read More »

Top 10 Most Popular Holiday Countries

France has been the most popular summer holiday destination among the Dutch for many years. The southern European countries are also popular. Most Dutch people book accommodation in advance (84%). A minority does not book in advance. They set off and see where they end up (12%). And then there is a small minority (4%) who travel to their own… Read More »

Top 10 Largest Countries in the World in 1900

In the year 1900, the world had about 1.65 billion people. Below is a list of countries that in 1900 were among the top 10 largest countries in terms of population. Most of these countries no longer exist in their former form. Check timedictionary for list of top 10 largest countries in North America. 10. European France The… Read More »

Top 10 Most Environmentally Friendly Countries in the World

Sustainability is becoming increasingly important. All kinds of countries are doing their best to do their bit when it comes to environmental friendliness. This is not only good for the future of the earth, but also ensures a healthy and pleasant living environment. Are you curious which countries are doing their best to be environmentally friendly? You can read… Read More »

Cities and Resorts in Austria

Ishgl The popular Austrian resort Ischgl territorially belongs to Tyrol. It is located in the Silvretta ski region, which, in addition to it, includes the Swiss resort of Samnaun. Today Ischgl is the most fashionable and most expensive resort in Austria. It houses hotels of various levels, including the best “five-star” ski hotel in Austria… Read More »

Zillertal, Austria

The Zillertal valley is located on the territory of the federal state of Tyrol and is divided into four large skiing regions – Fügen-Kaltenbach, Zell-Gerlos, Mayrhofen-Hippach and Tux-Finkenberg. The valley begins at the town of Jenbach, which is a 15-minute drive from Innsbruck along the autobahn in the direction of Vienna. The most famous local… Read More »

Austria Road Network

The Austrian Autobahn and Schnelsstraßennet. According to wholevehicles, in Austria there are about 110,000 kilometers of roads, almost all of which are paved. The country has about 1,900 kilometers of Autobahnen and Schnellstraßen. Roads in the latter category can be sub-standard highways, but also two-lane motorways, where only the restrictions for slow traffic and the… Read More »

Austria Culture of Business

Subchapters: Introduction Addressing Business Meeting Communication Recommendations Public Holidays Introduction The following text offers a basic orientation in the informal rules and customs that relate to the conduct of business negotiations in Austria. The Austrian market is one of the very conservative and highly competitive markets. Company representatives who want to succeed on the Austrian… Read More »

Austria Basic Information

Basic information about the territory Subchapters: System of governance and political tendencies in the country Foreign policy of the country Population The system of governance and political tendencies in the country The Republic of Austria (German: Republik Österreich) is a federal parliamentary republic. Federal Chancellor Karl Nehammer is at the head of the government and… Read More »

What to See in Austria

Bad Ischl (Austria) The balneological resort of Bad Ischl is located in the picturesque lake district of the Salzkammergut in Upper Austria, 60 km from Salzburg. It is known as the “Royal Spa”, because here, since the 19th century, representatives of the imperial family of the Habsburgs have been undergoing treatment. Even today, Bad Ischl… Read More »

Austria Religion, Geography, Politics and Population

Religion in Austria 78% of the population of Austria are Catholics, 5% are Protestants. About 9% of the country’s inhabitants are atheists. Transport in Austria Austria ‘s main international airport is located near Vienna. Charter flights fly to the ski areas of Salzburg and Innsbruck in winter. In addition, you can use the airports of… Read More »

History of Austria

During the era of the Great Migration of Peoples, the territory of Austria was invaded by various tribes, in clashes between which the foundations of the future national-territorial structure of the Austrian lands were laid. In the 6th c. German tribes (Bavarians) settle in western Austria, and Slavs (mainly Slovenes) settle in central and eastern… Read More »

Austria Travel Facts

Austria is considered an Alpine country and borders – lying in the heart of Europe – on Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Italy, Slovakia, Hungary, Switzerland and Liechtenstein. The wonderful and scenically beautiful country offers exciting excursion destinations in summer and winter. The capital Vienna is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Capital… Read More »

Austria Literature Part II

The leveling and rationalist tendency of the Enlightenment attenuates the differences between Germany and Austria, but does not stimulate the Austrian creative imagination, which later also reluctant to penetrate the German idealistic philosophy. The very short romantic season, mediated by the Schlegel brothers, has a very long and fruitful ending in Biedermeier, which coincides with… Read More »

Austria Literature Part I

A distinction that is not purely geographical between Austrian literature and German literature has reason to exist starting from the age of the Reformation, when a Protestant and particularistic north, later dominated by the Prussian spirit, came to oppose a south, with Vienna at the center, absolutist and counter-reformist, in direct contact with the refined… Read More »

IELTS Test Centers in Austria

IELTS Testing Centres in Austria In total, there are 6 test locations in Austria that offer IELTS exams. You can select the one which is closer to you. List of cities in Austria where you can take the IELTS tests Graz Innsbruck Klagenfurt Salzburg Vienna There are two types of test format available for IELTS… Read More »

GRE Test Centers in Austria

GRE Testing Locations Decided to take GRE exam? Now it is time to determine where to take the test.  This site provides a full list of GRE testing centers in Austria, among which, you can choose one that is nearest to you. Good news is that the following GRE test locations in Austria offer both GRE… Read More »

SAT Test Centers and Dates in Austria

According to the College Board, there are 2 test centers for SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Austria. Please note that before you register either of the SAT exams, you should choose your test date and test location. Each testing location is affiliated with an educational institution, such as high school, community college, or university. The… Read More »

GMAT Test Centers in Austria

GMAT Testing Location We have found 1 GMAT test centre in Austria, located in Vienna. For specific test dates of 2019, please refer to the end of this page. OeAD International Testing Services Ebendorferstraße 6 / 3rd floor 1010 Vienna Austria Phone: 004315336533 Test Center Information Underground line U2 to “Rathaus” or Tramway 1, 71 or… Read More »

TOEFL Test Centers in Austria

The TOEFL iBT test is offered in this location. The list below shows testing regions, fees and dates as of February 15, 2019, but availability may change when you register. Fees are shown in US$ and are subject to change without notice. To find the most up-to-date list of available test centers (including addresses), dates and times, click the button… Read More »