Austria - Hallstatt. Facts of Austria: Area: 83,855 sq km. Landlocked. The Alps in the south and west; flat plains along the Danube River in the east. Population: 8,387,491. Capital: Vienna. Official language: German. Languages: 20 languages.
Hallstatt market, Hallstatt, Austria. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this tiny picturesque Austrian town is known for its production of salt and for having the world's first known salt mine