The beautiful capital of Austria is located near the Alps, on both sides of the majestic Danube, surrounded by luxurious oak and beech forests on an area of only 415 square kilometers (this is 6 times smaller than Moscow). The population of Vienna, which is Germans, Slovenes, Slovaks, Croats, Czechs, Hungarians, has more than 1.7 million people. Austria has been a member of the EU since 1995. The currency of the country is the euro (EUR).
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Vienna survived the Turkish siege (1529), the worst plague epidemic (mid-XVII-early XVIII centuries), the invasion of Napoleon's army (1805), the destruction of the First and Second World Wars. Today, it is a thriving European city, which is considered one of the best in the world to live in.