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Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt, Upper Austria, is a village in the Salzkammergut, a region in Austria. It is located near the Hallstätter See (a lake). At the 2001 census, it had 946 inhabitants. Alexander Scheutz has been mayor of Hallstatt since 2009.

 

Hallstatt is known for its production of salt, dating back to prehistoric times, and gave its name to the Hallstatt culture.

 

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Taken on May 14, 2012