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Featured Articles on Living, Working, Studying, Traveling, and Volunteering in Austria
Teach in Austria or Germany: Fulbright Assistantships Require No Prior Experience by Jeff Dehn
Farm Vacations in Traunsee: Experience the Charm of Austria’s Lake District by Volker Poelzl
German Language Courses in Salzburg: The Summer Scene is More Than Music by Volker Poelzl
Adapting to Culture at Work in Austria and Elsewhere Abroad by Britta Pichler
Festivals in Salzburg: A City for Music Aficionados by Marilyn and Paul Nejelski
Austrian Music Festivals Recall a Long Heritage by Marilyn and Paul Nejelski

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 Business and Economy in Austria

U.S. Commercial Service in Austria offers assistance to help U.S. businesses export goods and services to markets worldwide.

American Chamber of Commerce in Austria,; Porzellangasse 35, A-1090 Vienna, Austria; Tel: (43-1) 319 57 51; Fax: (43-1) 319 51 51;

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 Embassies and Consulates for Austria

Embassy of Canada in Austria,; Laurenzerberg 2/III, 1010 Wien; Tel: (43-1) 531 38 30 00; Fax: (43-1) 531 38 3321;

United States Embassy in Austria,; Boltzmanngasse 16, 1090 Wien; Tel: (43-1) 313 39; Fax: (43-1) 310 06 82;

British Embassy in Austria,; Jauresgasse 12, 1030 Wien; Tel: (43-1) 716 13 - 0; Fax: (43-1) 716 13 - 2999;

Austrian Embassy in the USA,; 3524 International Court N.W., Washington D.C. 20008; Tel: (202) 895 67 00; fax: (202) 895 67 50;

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 Expatriate Websites and Resources for Austria

FAWCO (Federation of American Women's Clubs Overseas),, is an international network to support American women living abroad with over 70 member clubs worldwide, including Austria: American Women's Association of Vienna,,, is an information portal for foreigners living in Austria.

The German Way provides useful information on German culture, customs, business and education, with a section on Living in Austria. is an online community for expatriates, has a section on Austria, with classified ads, links, and a bulletin board.

Meetup lists group meetings in cities around the world to help bring people with common interests together and promote the development of active local communities. Search for expatriate groups in Austria all over the country.

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 News and Media in Austria


Die Presse, provides continuously updated links to thousands of online radio stations worldwide, including Austria.

Online Newspapers lists over 1000 links to online newspapers worldwide, including Austria.

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 Recommended Reading on Austria

Vienna, Salzburg & Tirol by Rick Steves

Austria Eyewitness Travel Guide

Lonely Planet Austria

Fodor's Austria

Frommer's Austria

Michelin Green Guide Austria

Insight Guide Austria

Culture Shock! Austria: A Guide to Customs & Etiquette

Adventuring in the Alps

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 Travel Information on Austria, is a tourism website for Austria with lots of information.,, and, is the website of the Austrian National Tourist Office, with lots of travel information about Austria. Austrian National Tourist Office; Margaretenstrasse 1, A-1040 Vienna, Austria; Tel: +43 (0)1 588 66-0; Fax: +43 (0)1 588 66-20.
London Office: Austrian National Tourist Office; 9-11 Richmond Buildings London W1D 3HF; Tel: (44 0) 20 7440 3830; Fax: (44 0) 20 7449 3848;
New York Office: Austrian National Tourist Office, Travel Information Center; P.O. Box 1142, New York, NY 10018-1142; Tel: (212) 944-6880; Fax: (212) 730-4568;

Lonely Planet Worldguide provides a lot of useful travel information. Check out the link for Austria.

Rough Guides Destinations offers useful travel advice and information for most countries, including Austria.

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