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The city of Zadar

The city of Zadar on the Croatian Adriatic coast seems almost like a monument on which the course of the centuries can be traced. For although it has been devastated and destroyed time and again in the course of its history, it has always found the strength to rise...

The history of the carnation

Although it is a cruel story from the pen of the Roman poet Ovid, it shall nevertheless be told here: One day the goddess Diana was out hunting, but had no success and was accordingly in a bad mood. When she came across a shepherd playing his flute, she blamed him for...

Hallstatt in Austria

In the Austrian Salzkammergut lies one of the most beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites in our country, which even gave its name to a period of the older Iron Age (around 800 to 450 BC): Hallstatt on Lake Hallstatt. Basically, the town consists of only one street...

All good things come in threes

In Christian symbolism the number three plays an important role, I am thinking for example of the Three Kings or the Holy Trinity (Father, Son and Holy Spirit). That is why it is usually assumed that the proverb "Three are all good things" has Christian roots or can...
The history of the carnation

The history of the carnation

Although it is a cruel story from the pen of the Roman poet Ovid, it shall nevertheless be told here: One day the...

Hallstatt in Austria

Hallstatt in Austria

In the Austrian Salzkammergut lies one of the most beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites in our country, which even...

All good things come in threes

All good things come in threes

In Christian symbolism the number three plays an important role, I am thinking for example of the Three Kings or the...

The Vltava

The Vltava

"The Vltava" is one of the works known to everyone. At least everyone who has heard the piece once has its powerfully...

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The “Klapotetz”

The “Klapotetz”

If you visit the wine-growing areas in the south of Styria, you will notice the large windmills everywhere, which not...

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Chicken Marengo

Chicken Marengo

Only hesitantly could the old powers agree on a common action against revolutionary France. After the "first...

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The Mailänderli

The Mailänderli

Mailänderli are the most popular and most frequently baked Christmas biscuit in Switzerland. In Austria, of course, we...

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