Reith im Alpbachtal - Europas schönstes Blumendorf, Tirol, Austria
Posted by: DNS82
N 47° 25.230 E 011° 52.810
32T E 717235 N 5255916
Quick Description: Reith im Alpbachtal - "Europas schönstes Blumendorf"
Location: Tirol, Austria
Date Posted: 7/31/2012 10:46:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMF086
Welcome Sign of Reith im Alpbachtal - The slogan is "Europas schönstes Blumendorf". [Translation] "Europeans most beautifal flower-village".
Reith im Alpbachtal is an Austrian municipality in the Kufstein district and is located in the Alpbachtal valley, 28.55 km southwest of Kufstein, 17 km west of Wörgl as well as 8 km east of Jenbach at the southern side of the Inn River.
The village is a very old settlement which was mentioned for the first time in documents around 976. From the 15th to 19th century silver and copper were mined. Main sources of income nowadays are agriculture and tourism. Reith has 2679 inhabitants.
Type of community: Town
More pictures of the sign would be great. Try and take a picture of yourself with it if you can!