A considerable part of Austria is
covered with mountains. High peaks alternate with frequent and deep-cut
valleys.. due to this weather conditions are not easily predicted and
depend strongly on altitude and location.
The Languages of
German, the official language and lingua franca, Austro-Bavarian, the main
language outside Vorarlberg, Alemannic, the main language in Vorarlberg,
and several minority languages.
The Austrian Schilling is a notable currency in the
world. Find out what changes
have been made in the Austrian currency since it has adopted the Euro.