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Austria
   has the capital   
Vienna
Settlements along the Danube near what is now the City of Vienna can be traced back to the 5th century B.C. In 1922, the city was made a province in its own right. In 1938 Austria was "annexed" to Hitler Germany and ceased to exist as a state. Most of Vienna's Jewish population was driven away or exterminated After the end of the Second World War and many years of Allied occupation, Austria regained its independence with the state treaty signed in 1955.
The Waltz
   originated in   
Austria
A dance in 3/4 time, became popular in Vienna in 1780s.
Austria
   uses the   
Euro
euro (EUR) ; note: on 1 January 1999, the European Monetary Union introduced the euro as a common currency to be used by the financial institutions of member countries; as of 1 January 2002, the euro became the only legal tender in EMU member countries, including Austria
German
   is an official language of   
Austria
Salzburg Festival
   is held in   
Salzburg, Austria
Europe's most important annual musical event
Austria
   is situated in   
Europe
The Sound of Music (1965)
   was set in   
Austria
Austria
   is the site of   
Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg
Austria
   is the site of   
Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape
Austria
   is the site of   
Historic Centre of Vienna
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
   was born in   
Salzburg, Austria
Jan 27, 1756
Vienna
   is located in   
Austria
Nussberg Alte Reben
Niederosterreich
   is located in   
Austria
Trocken, Chardonnay
W. A. Mozart
   International Airport is in   
Salzburg, Austria
The second largest airport in Austria.
Austrian Airlines
   is based in   
Austria
National flag carrier
Franz Joseph Haydn
   was born in   
Austria
Father of the modern symphony and the string quartet
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
   was born in   
Austria
1756-1791
Johann Strauss II
   was born in   
Austria
Waltz king
Burgunderschacht
   is located in   
Austria
848 Meters in Depth
Cosanostraloch-Berger
   is located in   
Austria
1291 Meters in Depth
Dof-Sonnenleiter
   is located in   
Austria
1092 Meters in Depth
Gipfelloch Im Wieselst
   is located in   
Austria
840 Meters in Depth
GruberhornHoehle
   is located in   
Austria
854 Meters in Depth
Grutred-Hoehlensystem
   is located in   
Austria
821 Meters in Depth
HerbstHoehle-Grieshessel
   is located in   
Austria
1029 Meters in Depth
Hochlecken-GrossHoehle
   is located in   
Austria
907 Meters in Depth
Jagerbrunntro-Hoehlensystem
   is located in   
Austria
1078 Meters in Depth
Jubilaumsschacht
   is located in   
Austria
1173 Meters in Depth
KammerschartenHoehle
   is located in   
Austria
1033 Meters in Depth
Lamprechtsofen Vogelschacht Weg Schacht
   is located in   
Austria
1632 Meters in Depth
Lofererschacht
   is located in   
Austria
790 Meters in Depth
Orkan Hohle
   is located in   
Austria
754 Meters in Depth
Schartenschacht
   is located in   
Austria
804 Meters in Depth
Schnee-Maria Hoehle
   is located in   
Austria
935 Meters in Depth
Schonbergsystem
   is located in   
Austria
1060 Meters in Depth
Schwarzmooskogelhoehlensystem-KanincHoehle
   is located in   
Austria
1030 Meters in Depth
Schwer-Hoehlensystem
   is located in   
Austria
1219 Meters in Depth
Thorhohle
   is located in   
Austria
972 Meters in Depth
Trunkenboldschacht
   is located in   
Austria
859 Meters in Depth
Warwas-Glatzen-Hohlensystem
   is located in   
Austria
765 Meters in Depth
WildbaderHoehle
   is located in   
Austria
874 Meters in Depth
Danube
   River runs through   
Austria
2,850km. Romania / Hungary / Austria / Serbia / Germany / Slovakia / Bulgaria / Bosnia and Herzegovina / Croatia / Ukraine / Moldova
Rhine
   River runs through   
Austria
1,320 km. Germany / France / Switzerland / Netherlands / Austria / Belgium / Luxembourg/ Liechtenstein / Italy
K├Âlnbreinsperre
   Dam is located in   
Austria
200 m high. 626 m long.
Zillergr├╝ndlsperre
   Dam is located in   
Austria
186 m high. 506 m long. Ziller River
Salzburg Cathedral
   is located in   
Austria
This site has hosted a Christian church since 774. The original was replaced with a late-Romanesque structure built in 1181-1200.
Habsburg-Lorraine
   originated in   
Austria
Established in 1100 - dissolution in 1780. House of Habsburg supplied all the formally elected Holy Roman Emperors from 1452 to 1740.
Apfelstrudel
   comes from   
Austria
Also: Sachertorte, Wiener Schnitzel & Tafelspitz
Wiener Schnitzel
   comes from   
Austria
Also: Sachertorte,Tafelspitz & Apfelstrudel






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