New cable car concept for Vienna to be presented


The Kahlenberg in Vienna could be set to get a cable car according to new reports. The Vienna Chamber of Commerce recommends the implementation of the cable car saying it would be great for tourism. The new concept is to be presented on Friday by Josef Bitzinger, Tourism Representative at the Chamber of Commerce and […]

Freak theme park accident puts three in clinic

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Three people were injured when a rollercoaster crashed against a crane in Vienna yesterday evening (Thurs).Two young women from Slovakia were sitting in the high-speed “Volare” wagon as it steered into the crane’s hoist which was set close to the rails of the attraction.Macedonian painter Arben S., 21, sustained a serious head injuries when he […]

Sewer pipes hotel a hit


An extraordinary hotel in Upper Austria is drawing the masses by offering rooms inside giant sewer pipes.The Parkhotel in Ottensheim has become an international attraction by turning the pipes into two-bed suites.The resort has seen interest soaring after being presented on and other websites.>>

‘Manni the Mammoth’ draws the crowds at Galtür


A huge mammoth made of ice and snow is the latest attraction for young and old at the Galtür ski resort in Tyrol.The sculpture dubbed “Manni the Mammoth”, which is six metres high and 12 metres long, is located on a sea level of 1,584 metres and surrounded by mountains scaling around 3,000 metres. It […]