Digital Nomad Life in Austria
Summary: Austria is a popular destination for digital nomads. The most popular cities for digital nomads in Austria are Vienna, Salzburg, and Innsbruck. Digital nomads like living in Austria because of its high quality of life, excellent infrastructure, and vibrant culture. A digital nomad can live on a monthly budget of around €1,500 in Austria. The culture of Austria is a mix of traditional and modern influences. It is known for its classical music, art, and architecture. Popular foods in Austria include Wiener Schnitzel, Tafelspitz, and Apfelstrudel.
How do I meet people in Austria?
When we asked people living in Austria about club and activities where newcomers can meet others, they responded:
"Expats in Austria can join many different clubs and activities to meet people, such as language exchange groups, sports teams, or music and dance classes. Expats can also look for Meetups in their area that may span various topics, from business networking to outdoor activities. Additionally, expats can also attend local festivals or events, take part in university classes or programs, join or start a book club, volunteer in their community, join fitness or meditation groups, or attend seminars or workshops. Expats can enter the vast cultural scene and explore art galleries, theatres, concerts, and operas. By joining clubs and volunteering, expats can make connections with the enthusiastic locals and get to know the culture more deeply," said one member in Austria.
"Going to discos, opera or joining a hiking club are great ways to meet Austrians," explained one person living in Vienna , Austria.
What is life like in Austria?
About the Author
Betsy Burlingame is one of the founders of Digital Nomad Exchange and the Founder and President of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange and Digital Nomad Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.
Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.
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