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Otto Wagner Vienna: 8 Must-Sees Of Art Nouveau and Modernism

Otto Wagner Vienna: Kaiserpavillon

Otto Wagner Vienna.  Unlike any other, Austrian architect, furniture designer, and interior decorator Otto Wagner holds the key to Viennese Modernist and Art Nouveau architecture. Essentially, Wagner catapulted Fin-de-Siècle Vienna into the 20th century by celebrating the beauty of simplicity. If you want to trace this period when in Wien, use these eight signature pieces below to plan your itinerary. Otto Wagner …

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Belvedere Vienna: 10 Reasons It’s Not Just Another Palace

Belvedere Vienna gardens

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 …

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Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing: Top Guides + Tours

Vienna Tours private sightseeing: tour guide Walter at Cafe Braeunerhof

Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing. Can a mere a print guide ever replace a knowledgeable and passionate private guide such as Walter here at Cafe Bräunerhof (see above)? To help connect you with professionals like him I have put together the best small group and private tours for you to screen. Private City Highlights Tour Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing. What I like about …

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Vienna Pictures Palaces: Image Gallery And Travel Tips

Vienna Pictures Palaces: Palais Kinsky

Vienna pictures palaces. More than 600 years of Habsburg Empire have produced dozens of imperial and aristocratic dwellings (called palais), from the Imperial Palace (Hofburg) and Schonbrunn Palace to the Belvedere Vienna, the Liechtenstein Palace, the Augarten Palace to Kinski Palace.  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Vienna Pictures Palaces: Notes And Links Imperial Palace Vienna  The Hofburg spreads across much of Old Vienna. Across …

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Vienna Pictures Landmarks: Top Places You Should Know

Vienna Pictures Landmarks: Museum of Fine Arts

Vienna Pictures Landmarks. These are the top landmarks in Vienna you should know. Use the notes and links below to learn more about them. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]  Vienna Pictures Landmarks : Notes and Links A few further notes and links to the key landmarks shown in the gallery: Stephansdom The Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral), Vienna’s gothic landmark church with its …

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Travel Vienna in Five Days

by Ashley (California, US)   Vienna Ringtram I will travel Vienna in May for about a week. I will be traveling with classmates from my MBA program. Your site has many things to do… but we only have 5 days! Are there things that you would recommend as must do things? We are hoping to plan ahead for day/night life. Any suggestions …

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Travel Vienna: Private and Small Group Vienna Tours

by T. and C. (Australia)   Schonbrunn Palace Travel Vienna – private and small-group Vienna tours We are an English speaking couple staying at the Hotel Stefanie between 12-14 June. We are interested in private Vienna tours, but are happy to join a small group. We would like a walking tour of the city, including some of the lesser known areas, preferably …

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Travel Vienna: Question about Vienna Hotel and Wineries

by Terry (Ohio, United States)   Heuriger Berger in Grinzing We will travel to Vienna March 22 to March 30 (Easter week) of 2013. My wife and her choir will be singing at St Peters and Minoriten churches. We have been to Vienna before in the Summer and enjoyed going to a Heuriger (winery) in Grinzing. My question is: “Are …

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Vienna Art Tips For Travelers – Baroque Squiggles to Street Art

Vienna Tourism Tips: Tree of Life, Gustav Klimt

Vienna Art. If you generally like art there is no better place than Wien. Not just because the city is packed with museums and artwork but because of its variety. In this post I’m going to focus on the most popular art periods in Wien, and where in town you can dive into them. Baroque Period in Vienna Vienna Art. …

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Vienna Museum – What To See At Wien Museum

Don’t ask me why The Vienna Museum (Wien Museum) doesn’t rank top among travellers. It is THE ‘super museum’ of Vienna. You get the whole Wien story on a plate, learn about its people, celebrities, urban culture throughout the centuries, and see top art works. In 60 minutes you walk through Vienna’s history: from the Roman legionnaire’s camp of Vindobona through the Medieval Babenberg counts, the …

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