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Naschmarkt in Vienna – A Native’s Street Market Guide

Turkish stand at Naschmarkt in Vienna

While the Naschmarkt in Vienna is a historic landmark it’s also our best fresh food and flea market. My Viennese mum hunts there for the best food and vintage things every Saturday. As a result, we are sharing our free insider guide to the more than 100 vintage and food stalls, bars and restaurants. The Naschmarkt in Vienna is its window to the …

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Belvedere Vienna Review: Klimt Art And Baroque Gem

Vienna metro: Belvedere Palace

Visiting the Belvedere Vienna you can happily lose yourself in fine art and beautiful landscaping. While the palace and baroque gardens alone are worth a visit the Belvedere’s Austrian National Gallery impresses with 1,000 years of national art. Below I’m sharing my personal notes of what to see and do at the Belvedere.  The Palace And Baroque Gardens To begin with, the Belvedere shines a bright light on the …

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Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing: My 10 Best City Tours And Day Trips

Vienna private tours: Yvonne Heuberger

Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing. Are you not a tourbus person? Do you think there is more to a city than a print guide? I have put together the 10 best small group and private tours for you to screen. Private City Highlights Tour Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing. What I like about this tour is that it comes in neat digestible packages. During the three-hour core …

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Vienna Woods: Best Villages, Wine And Historic Sights

Vienna Woods: Bridge in Helenental

I grew up in the Vienna Woods, at the Viennese’s favourite outdoors. Let me share the places I know, they are quite a few.  The Vienna Woods (Wienerwald) are a large belt of mixed woodland with a couple of small historic towns and hilly vineyards, and reach from Vienna’s north west right to the south east. Towns like Perchtoldsdorf, Moedling, and Baden in the south …

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Mini Danube Cruise Review – Vienna To Bratislava By Boat

Vienna Danube Cruise Shop

Mini Danube Cruise. If you plan a day trip from Vienna to Bratislava by boat consider taking the catamaran during the warm months. At just 60 km distance from Vienna, this stretch of the Donau provides a great setting for a mini Danube cruise, or more precisely: a fun high-speed ride down the Danube. To decide about this travel option, read my story. …

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Spanish Riding School Vienna – Video, Shows And Tickets On Offer

Vienna Attractions: Spanish Riding School

Should You Get On Your Horse? Every classical city guide harps on about the Spanish Riding School Vienna as a Must-See. Should you spend  two hours to experience baroque horses performing to classical music in a baroque riding hall? For 30 years I wasn’t convinced. See a video and read my first-hand review of watching a show. You will also get a quick …

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Boat Trips On the Danube Around Vienna Austria: Best Areas And Day Cruises

Boat Trips: Wachau ship

There are different boat trips on the Vienna Danube that allow you to enjoy lush scenery as much as the thrill of high speed transport and city trips to nearby European capitals Bratislava and Budapest. The best location for a scenic river tour is UNESCO World Heritage site Wachau Valley, which is around thirty minutes from Vienna. For trips to Bratislava and Budapest, the best vehicles …

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