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Christmas Time, Lebkuchen and Wein…

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Few places in the world are as magical as Vienna at Christmas. The lights, the markets, the Gluehwein… No snow this year, sadly, but still beautiful. I’m here until Christmas Day, when I will celebrate with family and friends before … Continue reading

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Wien Leuchtet 2015 – Seeing Vienna In A New Light

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This year has been designated the UN’s International Year of Light and to mark the occasion, Vienna is hosting Wien leuchtet 2015.¬†The event sees two of the Austrian capital’s most recognisable buildings – the Kunsthistorisches Museum and the Naturhistorisches Museum¬†– … Continue reading

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Sunset Over The Alte Donau

“If the world comes to an end, I’m moving to Vienna where everything happens 50 years later,” the saying goes. Well I can testify that this particular scene – looking up the Alte Danube towards Leopoldsberg – has hardly changed … Continue reading

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Austria: The Riesenrad In Vienna

Today’s Thursday Travel Treat is the Viennese Riesenrad. Continue reading

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