Mirror Reflections – Austria & Russia


Thoughts about Austria

After living here some time, I thought I could write down a few words regarding the healthcare system here – both from my (small) personal experience and also from what I learned from colleagues or friends. All the points are written from the perspective of someone full-time employed and contributing to the public social-security system from here (SozialVersicherung – for short: SV). There is also a website with quite some information (also in English) regarding this: http://www.sozialversicherung.at; but below I will point out just some pieces of information I found to be interesting………

Visit: http://personalaustria.wordpress.com/

inside - svetloe lake 2

Thoughts about Russia

Svetloe Lake is found inside Yergaki National Park. The national park was founded in 2005, stretches some 75 kilometres from north to south in the Western Sayan and is well-known in Russia – if not yet abroad – for its untouched beauty. Its pure mountain steams and lakes are among the least polluted on the planet.


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