Webcams in Austria
Austria is a neutral federal state in central Europe without access to the sea, and a member of the European Union. It is surrounded, in the direction of clockwise, by Germany and the Czech Republic to the north, Slovakia and Hungary to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. Austria is a member of the European Union (EU) and the euro area respectively since 1995 and on 1 January 1999. Its official language is German, but it also recognizes the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages: the Croatian, Hungarian and Slovenian. Its capital and largest city is Vienna.