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.

25

Ever since the end of the world wars, Austria has sworn itself to a position of permanent neutrality

world warSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
24

So, although it is part of the European Union, it is not a member of NATO

natoSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia

23

Beethoven was not Austrian, he was German. But he did live a significant portion of life in Austria

beethovenSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
22

Mozart was Austrian though. So were Haydn, Schubert, and Strauss. Austria is famous for music.

composersSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia

21

You thought Hitler was German? Nope. He was Austrian too.

hitlerSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia


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