Richard Tulloch laces up his trekking boots and eventually travels the road less life-threatening through the Austrian Alps.
Cruising: shore excursions
Apart from the occasional castle or fort - it was all about the countryside in Austria.
Helen Anderson buttons up and explores the beauty and revived traditions of the Salzkammergut alpine region.
Jenna Hand comes face to face with a mysterious horned figure while shopping for treats at Vienna's Christmas markets.
Tourists visit the spectacular Hintertuxer Glacier in the Austrian province of Tyrol.
This weird house was built upside down by Polish architects Irek Glowacki and Marek Rozhanski, in the western Austrian village of Terfens.
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Tripologist Although we are non-skiers, my husband and I are keen to spend New Year's Eve in the snow in Austria.