Physiography of Austria
The Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich) is a landlocked country of south-central Europe. The capital Vienna (Wien) is renowned for its architecture, classical music and great culture.
After the WWI, the country was reduced to its present borders. It has nine states: Burgenland, Karnten (Carinthia), Niederoesterreich (Lower Austria), Oberoesterreich (Upper Austria), Salzburg, Steiermark (Styria), Tirol (Tyrol), Vorarlberg, Wien (Vienna).
River ports: Enns, Krems, Linz, Vienna (Danube).
Administrative divisions: 9 states (Bundeslaender); Burgenland, Karnten (Carinthia), Niederoesterreich, Oberoesterreich (Upper Austria), Salzburg, Steiermark, Tyrol, Vorarlberg, Wien (Vienna).
The Parliament, in Vienna, Austria.
Tirol, Alps and Innsbruck, city of Eisenstadt. Mountains and rivers. Border with Hungary.
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(CIA - 2000, edited)