Hallstatt Mayor Alexander Scheutz told Euronews that while tourism has contributed favourably to the economy, there are now "too many people" coming to the town.
The inaugural journey of the first Vienna-Brussels sleeper train has been touted as the big step toward sustainable travel in Europe.
The driver of the car had a high blood alcohol content and was driving particularly fast, a police source told The Associated Press.
Austria's conservatives announced a new coalition government with the Greens.
It's eight years since the zoo last welcomed a polar bear cub into the world
Outsourcing turns sour for a chocolate firm as a 20,000-tonne consignment is stolen from a factory in Austria.
Investigators probing Austria’s far-right FPÖ found gold bars hidden in a hotel in the Tyrolean Alps, which the party insists was an investment.
Austrian authorities are concerned that the building could turn into a shrine for neo-Nazis.
Austrian conservative leader Sebastian Kurz said on Monday he plans to hold formal coalition talks with the Greens, but warned that a deal bringing the left-wing party into government for the first time was uncertain and would require unusual creativity.
According to a new survey from Eurostat 76 per cent of Belgians, alongside the Netherlands, Austria and Finland claim to feel happy all or most of the time over the last four weeks.
Five murdered in Austrian ski town of Kitzbuehel - police
There is no longer any need to choose between football and golf at the weekends. Footgolf – football played on the golf course – is one of the fastest growing sports worldwide.
Sebastian Kurz, who was ousted in June after a coalition scandal, has won Sunday's election and can lead a stable coalition, voting projections show.
He will, however, again need a partner to gain a majority in parliament. His most likely choices are a three-way coalition with the Greens and the liberal, pro-business Neos, or reviving his coalition with the far-right Freedom Party (FPO).
Social media has played an increasing role in the 2019 elections, as political parties and their lead candidates have sought to increase online engagement with potential voters
Former conservative chancellor Sebastian Kurz is cruising to victory but it is not clear which coalition partners he will pick — the far-right party FPO or a so-called 'Jamaica' alliance with the Greens and Liberals?
Ibiza-gate - Austria's political hurricane. Inside the country's move to early elections
The couple were expecting a package containing some clothes, but got a bit of a surprise when they saw tens of thousands of pills.
Second and third-generation relatives with British nationality have expressed interest in applying for citizenship of the EU country as Brexit looms.
The official biography has been compared to the erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey"
The 300 trees, set up by a Swiss artist, are intended to contribute to discussions about climate change. The idea that we might one day end up with 'nature zoos', which inspired this installation, was first suggested in 1970.
Art installation transforms Austrian soccer stadium into forest of 300 trees
The 30-year-old put an end to speculation at a news conference in Salzburg.
A clean-up operation is underway in western Austria after a big mudslide.
EU Defence Ministers are meeting in Helsinki to discuss how to counter hybrid threats - actions by state and non-state actors to destabilise countries. From disinformation to military incursions, hybrid threats are evolving, so must Europe's response to them, experts say.
The Pan-European picnic was supposed to see the opening of the border between Austria and Hungary for three hours to promote peace but triggered a domino effect leading to the fall of the Iron Curtain itself