Graz Bucket List: 10 Best Things to Do in Graz, Austria; Out of Town Blog

Graz offers eye-catching buildings backed by a wealth of culture, history, and cuisine. This list outlines the ten best things you will enjoy in this city.

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10 famous movie and TV locations that locals say have been ruined by tourists; Zoe Miller; Business Insider

From the “Full House” home to spots where “Game of Thrones” were filmed, tourists have destroyed and overtaken a lot of iconic spots.

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This is the fairy tale village that inspired Disney’s ‘Frozen’; Laura Barry; Better Homes and Gardens

Frozen may be a Disney movie for children, but everyone – even people without children – are familiar with Frozen, or at the very least, Idina Menzel’s infamous song ‘Let It Go’. However, not everyone knows about the very real tiny town that is thought to have inspired Frozen, and the fictional town of Arendelle.

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Mayor Of Austrian Village Hallstatt Wants Frozen Fans To Stay Away; Eoghan Cannon; Extra

The Austrian village of Hallstatt, believed to be the inspiration behind Disney’s Frozen, says Instagram is ruining their idyllic location.

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How the village that inspired ‘Frozen’ is dealing with overtourism; Francesca Street; CNN

The Alpine village of Hallstatt, Austria, was the inspiration for the Arendelle setting of “Frozen.” Naturally, visitors came calling. Find out how Hallstatt handles its overtourism.

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Bizarre Reason Tourists May Be Banned From This Iconic Alpine Village; James Booth; Dmarge

It’s not avalanche-prone, it doesn’t play host to an active volcano and it’s not full of crime. So why is Hallstatt trying to stop tourists coming to visit?

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Austrians wish ‘Frozen’ fans would stop overrunning Alpine village that looks like Arendelle; Jayme Deerwester; USA Today

Hallstatt, Austria – the Alpine village rumored to be the inspiration for Arendelle – is struggling to cope with “Frozen” fans overrunning the town.

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Austrian village that inspired Frozen begs tourists to stay away; Helen Coffey; Independent

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An idyllic Austrian village is the latest destination to fall victim to overtourism, after it was rumoured it was the inspiration behind the kingdom of Arendelle in the popular Disney film Frozen.

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Instagram destroying fairytale village rumoured to be the inspiration for Disney’s Frozen; Ed McConnell; The Sun

INSTAGRAM is destroying the fairytale village rumoured to be the inspiration for Disney’s Frozen. Hallstatt is tucked beneath the Salzkammergut mountains in Austria and has been dubbed…

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Here is a grain of Austrian history; Kaushani Banerjee; New Indian Express

Hallstatt, a picturesque hamlet in the central European country, has been supplying salt from its mines since the Bronze Age.

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Breathtaking peaks, dramatic roads and enchanting villages… incredible images that show the beauty and majesty of the Alps; Lisa Kjellsson, Ted Thornhill & Jennifer Newton; Daily Mail

Skiing aside, there are myriad reasons to visit the Alps – not least that it is arguably one of the most picturesque environments on Earth. As this stunning portfolio of pictures shows.

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Salzburg, Austria Has the Most Magical Christmas Markets in Europe; Nina Ruggiero; Travel+Leisure

Salzburg, Austria, is the perfect European Christmas vacation: Home to Mozart and “The Sound of Music”; named a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its stunningly preserved baroque architecture; and full of Christmas markets to shop until you drop.

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Snow patrol: 10 great winter train journeys in Europe; Robin McKie; Guardian

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From a steam railway in Yorkshire to hotels on wheels in the Alps, sit back and enjoy the show outside the train window…

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48 Hours: What To See & Do In Land Of ‘The Sound Of Music’; Nayanika Mukherjee; Outlook India

Come for 100 years of the Salzburg Festival, but stay for the stunning architecture and rich history…

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Salzburg any time; Barry Davis; Jerusalem Post

Actually, there doesn’t seem to be a bad time to go to Salzburg.

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The 13 Most Beautiful Snow-Covered Towns Around the World; Tina Donvito; Reader’s Digest

These winter wonderlands will have you singing “Let It Snow!” all season long. The post The 13 Most Beautiful Snow-Covered Towns Around the World appeared first on Reader’s Digest.

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9 Best Under the Radar Christmas Markets in Europe; Jeanine Consoli; International Living

Instead of pointing you to a “best” that doesn’t exist, International Living are going to point you toward European Christmas markets that are unheralded gems.

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The Best Hotels In Salzburg For Business Travelers, 2020; Ryan Miller; CEOWORLD magazine

Salzburg, located on the banks of the river Salzach on the foothills of the northern boundary of the Alps, is a perfect destination to relax and explore the blend of history and culture. The capital city of the State of Salzburg is known globally as the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This fourth largest city…

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I visited Hallstatt, the picture-perfect Austrian village that gets a million visitors a year, and it’s been completely ruined by selfie-taking tourists; Rachel Hosie; Insider

Everywhere Rachel Hosie looked, people were taking selfies, and no one seemed to be appreciating the scenery at all.

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Top cities to visit in 2020: DC named No. 2 after Mozart birthplace; WTOP/CNN

Travel guide Lonely Planet says Washington could be on the list every year because of the sheer volume of free activities and the constant trend of reinvention.

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