12 Top Tourist Attractions in Graz & Easy Day Trips

Austria’s second largest city, Graz lies on the River Mur and has long been a popular stopover for tourists. Highlights include exploring its many historical buildings, particularly in the Old Town with its numerous Baroque façades. Another big draw is the Schlossberg, a large hill that rises behind the picturesque town. While excavations reveal the […]

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What to Do in Graz, Austria’s Most Underrated City

Often overshadowed by Vienna and Salzburg, the country’s second-largest city is worth a stop. In Austria, Vienna and Salzburg enjoy major slices of the tourism sachertorte thanks to their history, beauty, and Sound of Music accolades. But what about Graz? Austria’s second-largest city by population, it received more than 630,000 visitors in 2016. This is […]

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11 Reasons Why You Should Visit Graz at Least Once

Graz is Austria’s second-largest city and was named European Capital of Culture in 2003 and City of Design in 2009. It is one of the best-preserved historical cities in Europe, and is full of impressive institutions and exciting cultural attractions. Here are 11 reasons why you should pay a visit to this fascinating city. Incredible […]

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10 things to know about Graz – UNESCO City of Design

Geography: Focal point of design and culture in Central and Southeastern Europe Graz, with a population of 300,000 (450,000 in the greater area) is the second-largest city in Austria and the capital of the federal state of Styria. Due to its key location, the city functions as a supra-national cultural centre and a gateway to […]

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