Let It Go: Austrian town that looks just like Frozen builds fence to stop selfie-taking tourists

Hallstatt’s Mayor told the Austrian press that the town’s residents just want to be left alone.

The stunning backdrop to the town of Hallstatt in the Austrian mountains is thought to have inspired Disney’s Frozen.

Over a million tourists descend on the destination every year with many wanting to snap a selfie with the famous view. So many that the town recently put up a fence to stop visitors from taking pictures.

It has since been removed due to backlash on social media but it was hoped that the barrier would prevent people from gathering in one popular selfie spot and disrupting residents by making too much noise.

Hallstatt’s Mayor Alexander

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