8 reasons to visit HALLSTATT- The "FROZEN" Movie Town 😍
Updated: Apr 26, 2020
It is said before Rome , there was Hallstatt.Hallstatt lies in the Salzkammergut region of Austria, which has been declared as one of the UNESCO world heritage sites owing to the salt exploration which seemingly began in 2nd Millennium B.C.Let's explore the specialties of this picturesque town.
Unparalleled stunning landscape setting, alpine lakeside, surrounded by majestic mountains, this town is straight out of a fairytale.
The area in the picture is the Marketplace of Hallstatt where streets are lined with colorful gingerbread houses well worth a visit themselves.
3.THE FLUFFIEST CREAM ROLLS 😍
Can you buy happiness in under 3 Euros? I would say, yes you can! 😍This flaky, buttery gorgeous piece of sweet heaven is exactly the kind. These were found in a small roadside pastry shop in Hallstatt.You might need to wait a little over 10 minutes to get your hands on the oozy goodness of cream sent to appease the Queen/King within you.
4.IT IS DISNEY'S "FROZEN'S" ARENDELLE 😍
It is said to be one of the inspirations for the 2013 Disney movie Frozen.
5.THIS ONE IS THE REAL HALLSTATT 😲
Would you believe me if I tell you that there is another Hallstatt in China? Believe me or not, there is a life like replica of Hallstatt in China constructed for a housing project modelled after the town of Hallsttat.While we believe that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, we are definitely not impressed by this one. To soothe thy eyes, focus your attention to the real Hallstatt, of which there can only be one.
6.BEFORE OVER TOURISM BANS TRAVEL 😟
According to the mayor of Hallstatt, over tourism is said to be affecting the lives of locals and steps are being taken to curb this over tourism.
7.HANDMADE SOUVENIRS & ARTEFACTS 🔑
Various litle shops are sparsed across the town from where you can take back souvenirs to help you remember your trip.
8.LAKESIDE SCHNITZELS AND APPLE STRUDEL 🥘
You can dine across any of the lake side eateries and enjoy a belly (heart)ful lunch which packs a punch.