25 Interesting Facts You Might Not Know About Austria

Whether its high mountain peaks or more modern cities, Austria has a lot to offer. So, before you book your flight to Europe, here are 25 Interesting Facts You Might Not Know About Austria.

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And you probably already know the most famous currently living Austrian - Arnold Schwarzenneger

Arnold SchwarzeneggerSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
19

The Eisriesenwelt, German for "World of the Ice Giants" is the largest ice cave in the world

EisriesenweltSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia

18

Austria's official name is Republik Öesterreich, which means "The Eastern Realm"

AustriaSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
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Its flag is one of the oldest in the world

austria flagSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia

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Legend has it that in 1191 Duke Leopold V got blood splattered on his tunic during battle. When he removed his sash a white band was revealed

Duke Leopold VSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia

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