3. Fun facts
a) Which European city has the largest pumpkin festival of the world? Ludwigsburg, Germany
b) Do you know that Douglas Adams got the idea of writing one of his best-sellers while stargazing in a field in Innsbruck? The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
c) Who is the longest reigning monarch in world history? French King Louis XIV
4. Travel Tips
a) When you travel to Austria by car from any other EU country, remember to purchase the Vignette (toll sticker) and display it properly on the front glass of the car.
b) When you are travelling to Switzerland, check if any of the Swiss passes fit your requirements since public transport is quite expensive there.