If you have ever get a chance to explore world then must go to Graz,which is the oldest world's heritage city,builded with old traditions,customs.It is the city of learning having six universities with more than 44,000 students.Do you know that University of Graz ,is second largest and second oldest university in Austria.Its morning sunshine scene is very beautiful. University has 9 Nobel prize laureates. Karl-Franzens-University, also referred to as the University of Graz, is the city’s oldest university, founded in 1585 by Archduke Charles II of Austria.
Graz was sole Cultural Capital of Europe for 2003. Due to its position south east of the Alps, Graz is shielded from the prevailing westerly winds that bring weather fronts in from the North Atlantic to north western and central Europe. Due to this factor the weather in Graz is Mediterranean influenced. Graz therefore has more hours of sunshine per year than Vienna or Salzburg and also less wind or rain. For most of its existence it was controlled by the Catholic Church.old town Graz. The old town was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1999 due to the harmonious co-existence of typical buildings from different epochs and in different architectural styles. Being situated in a cultural borderland between Central Europe, Italy and the Balkan States, Graz absorbed various influences from the neighbouring regions and thus received its exceptional townscape. Today the old town consists of over 1000 buildings, their age ranging from Gothic to Contemporary.