Esterházy Castle in Eisenstadt - Excursion destinations Burgenland
Esterházy Castle in Eisenstadt, one of the excursion destinations in Burgenland

Excursion destinations Burgenland for slow travelers and connoisseurs

In these articles, we present which excursion destinations Burgenland has for slow travelers and connoisseurs. This begins in the capital city of Eisenstadt, where the castle dominates the center of the city. Enjoy the castle park. In the city's restaurants you can try the regional products. The locations on Lake Neusiedl invite you to relax. Taste the wines that grow in these regions. Or the cherries from the area's orchards. Culture and art await you in the castles. There is a lot to discover in Burgenland.

View on Drava loop and elder

Harvest elder flowers for a day for connoisseurs

Harvesting elder flowers from May to July At the end of May, elder flowers are not to be overlooked on forest edges in Bavaria and Austria. Then their flower umbels glow white between the green of the bushes at the edge of the forest. You should actually find an elderberry location on every excursion into nature in Germany, because elderberry ...
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Painted easter eggs - Easter tradition in Burgenland

Easter Tradition in Burgenland: Easter Eggs Scratching

Easter tradition in Burgenland We got to know an Easter tradition in Burgenland - scratching the Easter eggs. Painted ostrich eggs whirl through the air on the bike. Eggs dangle in the wind on the forsythia. Easter bunnies peek out from between the flower borders in the front garden of the Stipsits family. It is Easter time in Stinatz. For Erika, this means ...
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Brettljause on the pasture

Snacks, snack, Marende - tips and tricks for a good snack

What are snacks? Snacks make you hungry, right? My mouth is watered every time I see the wooden boards, slates or porcelain plates and plates on which meat, ham and sausage types, tomato and cucumber slices, pickles, bacon, eggs, greaves and horseradish pile up. They are served in taverns, ...
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Castle Lockenhaus

Knight's dinner in the castle Lockenhaus

Knight's meal at Lockenhaus Castle in Burgenland We are invited to a knight's meal at Lockenhaus Castle in Burgenland, a delightful journey of a special kind. The castle towers high above the small town of the same name. We also spend the night in the castle. Part of the former dilapidated castle has been prepared for overnight guests ...
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Red vine leaf

Autumn and wine in Burgenland

Autumn in Burgenland You can experience wine intensively in autumn. We like wine and wine regions. Petar grew up in a wine region. He knows that. But for me, our stay at Lake Neusiedl in Burgenland is something special. We are here in autumn and the vine leaves change color from day to day ...
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Scene from Anatevka

Two open air festivals in Burgenland

Summer is festival time in Burgenland. We were able to experience this ourselves in August on our cultural tour through Burgenland, which also brought us closer to the country's borders. J: Opera - Festival Summer at Tabor Castle Our journey began in the small town of Neuhaus am Klausenbach. There is Tabor Castle, which dates back to 1469 ...
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Castle Deutschkreutz

Castle Deutschkreutz in Burgenland

One of our trips to Burgenland takes us to Schloss Deutschkreutz. This is a renaissance castle in a small town near the Austrian-Hungarian border. However, it is not a castle that immediately catches your eye because it has large parks around it. Even its size does not help to draw attention to itself, lies ...
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Esterházy Castle in Eisenstadt - Excursion destinations Burgenland

Esterhazy Castle in Eisenstadt

Esterházy Castle in Burgenland's capital Eisenstadt tells many stories. By Joseph Haydn, who worked here for many years. Or from the immeasurably rich princely family Esterházy, who was even richer - but also more generous - than the Austrian emperors. Too generous, as it finally turned out, but which has left its debts on for generations ...
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Cold plates and house wine in the tavern

Heuriger or Buschenschank - what is what?

Heuriger or Buschenschank? Not so easy to be familiar with the terminology of Austrian gastronomy. We have experienced this on our Austria trips to the wine regions of Lower Austria, Burgenland and Styria in recent years. Well, we were familiar with the term "Heuriger". I associated the idea that ...
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Very special Easter eggs

Easter customs all over the world

A few more weeks, then it's Easter. Reason enough to think about how you want to spend the time around the Easter holidays. Why not experience the different Easter customs in different countries? We took a closer look and found that there are different customs even in Germany ...
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Excursion tip for Austria and Bavaria: eat Martin goose

Every year on November 11, Martin's Day is celebrated, actually a day that commemorates Bishop Martin of Tours, but which is also a perfect day out for pleasure travelers. In Austria and Bavaria this day is celebrated with processions. Then children move through the villages with lanterns. You will be ...
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Falkensteiner Resort Stegersbach in Burgenland

Falkensteiner Resort Stegersbach - In the middle ICH

The motto at the Falkensteiner Resort Stegersbach couldn't be more appropriate. "In the middle of ME" - the resort announced to us in its welcome letter. And the first thing that strikes me is the location of the five-star resort on the hills above Stegersbach in the vicinity of the Stegersbach thermal spa ...
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Green bowl made of precious turpentine by Otto Potsch

Arts and crafts in Burgenland

Handicrafts in Burgenland: beautiful things made of fine turpentine Admittedly, we had never heard of fine turpentine until we visited the rock museum in Bernstein in Burgenland. And we did not know at all that it is a semi-precious stone and what beautiful things can be made from it. On our trip to ...
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The castle courtyard of Burg Bernstein

Burgenland Regions on the border - that is how you live there

Borderland Many Burgenland regions border on several foreign countries: Slovakia in the north, Hungary in the east and Slovenia in the south. With this, borders have always played a major role in the history of this country - and that was mostly quite dramatic. So it's no wonder when many of his ...
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Gamay

Wine tasting in Burgenland - four times different

Wine is known to be a very special juice. Wine has soul: it can be gentle and mild, it can be furious and powerful, it can be lovely and sweet. Wine is a product of its surroundings, and this is reflected in it: in the aromas that it gets from the floors ...
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Blaudruck

Craft in Burgenland - blueprint

Creative craft in Burgenland I can still remember well. My grandmother liked to wear blue-print aprons when she was working in her kitchen. For me, these blue fabrics and the scent of fresh pastries are among my earliest childhood memories. The aprons were made of durable cotton. They grew older ...
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Unusual travel destination: the perfect goose roast © Copyright Monika Fuchs, TravelWorldOnline

Everything for the goose: on a shopping tour through the Burgenland

This time we were out and about in the sign of the goose in Burgenland. We were invited to a shopping tour that took us from the Burgenland-Austrian border via Eisenstadt to Lake Neusiedl. Our route brought us to various producers who supplied ingredients for our roast goose, which we ended up ...
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Lutzmannsburg in Burgenland

Lutzmannsburg in Burgenland: families with children feel at ease here

We are almost on the border with Hungary: only a few kilometers separate the small town of Lutzmannsburg in Burgenland from the neighboring country, and when we visit restaurants and inns in the area, we always come across Hungarians who work in the catering trade. The "small border traffic" within Europe works wonderfully. And ...
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