About Austria

Get an introduction to all the essentials of life as an expat in Austria, from the climate to the cost of living and how to stay updated with local news.

Austria holidays

Public holidays in Austria in 2024 and 2025

Living in Austria? Here are all the public holidays in Austria in 2024 and 2025, as well as other important dates to mark in your calendar.

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An introduction to Austria

We provide an overview of everything you need to know about Austria, including the country’s geography, history, culture, politics, and more.

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Austrian cuisine

A complete guide to Austrian cuisine

Discover what culinary treats await you in Austria and learn about the country’s favorite dishes with our complete guide to Austrian cuisine.

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Austria language

An introduction to German: the language of Austria

We delve into the origins and characteristics of German and provide information on where expats can learn the official language of Austria.

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Expats in Austria

Being an expat in Austria: 10 common questions answered

From healthcare and the cost of living to dating and raising kids, we answer the more common questions about being an expat in Austria.

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Austria facts

30 surprising facts about Austria

If you’re moving to Austria, now is a good time to learn more about your new home and a great place to start is with these 30 Austrian facts.

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Austria climate

The climate and seasons in Austria

The climate in Austria can be very temperamental, so you will want to understand what to expect in each season.

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Austria emergency number

Emergency numbers and services in Austria

We outline every emergency number and service you need to know about should you need help while living in Austria.

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Cost of living in Austria

The cost of living in Austria

From healthcare and housing to food and everyday items, we provide a general overview of the cost of living in Austria.

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Austrian people

An introduction to Austrian people

From social etiquette and shared values to popular hobbies and attitudes towards work, we provide a general overview of Austrian people.

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Austria apps

Top 10 must-have apps in Austria

Make your new life abroad just that little bit easier with our guide to the top 10 must-have apps to download in Austria.

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