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UNESCO World Heritage Site #40: Hallstatt-Dachstein / Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape (Austria)
UNESCO World Heritage Sites

UNESCO World Heritage Site #40: Hallstatt-Dachstein / Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape (Austria)

Never heard of the Hallstatt-Dachstein / Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape? How about the much friendlier and more marketable Austrian Lake District? Still no? Don’t worry-I hadn’t either. My Visit I spent the first half of December pingponging between two equally powerful childhood fantasies:¬†pretending to be an Austrian princess¬†and pretending to be […]

Schoenbrunn at Dusk
UNESCO World Heritage Sites

UNESCO World Heritage Site #38: Palace and Gardens of Schoenbrunn (Austria)

My Visit I’ve only ever imagined visiting Schoenbrunn in summer. I pictured walking dreamily through the gardens, touching the flowers wistfully with the tips of my fingers, while pretending I’m the empress and I was about to commission a really awesome portrait of myself before going horseback riding and then […]