Planning Tips And Tools

Is Vienna Safe? Must Knows For Travellers

Vienna sausage stand by night

Is Vienna safe to visit in 2020? Whether you would simply like to go out at night, travel as a solo female traveller or are an American tourist: group and individual safety matter. To give you a sound perspective I have collected the latest statistical evidence. Largely because Austria as a neutral country won’t get involved in international conflicts it …

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Vienna Travel Planning 2020: Perfect It With A Native

Vienna Travel Planning: insider spot

Vienna Travel Planning. Did you ever have a Native wire your trip dreams to the pulse of their home place? Being a native Austrian my clients use me to perfect and authenticate their Austria and Vienna vacations. In 2019 Vienna Unwrapped received LUX Life’s Global Excellence Award as Best Independent Central European Travel Planner. How can you benefit from my …

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Vienna Christmas Market Guide and Map 2019

Vienna Christmas market on Freyung

Vienna Christmas Market Guide 2019. Each year Vienna and various local associations fit more than a dozen Christmas markets with Christmas trees, mulled wine, traditional food, and arts and crafts stalls. In addition, some of them boast live bands and gospel choirs, ice curling rinks, and even fire dances and an Alpine log cabin. To find out where and when …

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Fin De Siècle Vienna: How You Best Connect

Fin de Siecle Vienna: Gustav Klimt Tree of Life

Fin De Siecle Vienna. Whether your heart beats for bold patterns or bold ideas, straight lines or straight talking, complex psyches or complex music: a radical mindset is key to enjoying Vienna 1900.  I have pulled together a list of the best things to see and do, including the best anniversary exhibitions.  Fin de Siècle Vienna In Brief Fin De …

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Austria Cell Phone Use For Travelers: From SIM Cards To Mobile Hotspots

Austria cell phone use: Austrian mountain and lake

Austria Cell Phone Use for Travelers. If your cell phone carrier’s International Roaming and Mobile Data Package is too expensive there are a few options to consider to cut roaming charges: Buy Prepaid Austrian Or European SIM Card Austria Cell Phone Use for Travelers. Overall, a SIM Card can considerably cut roaming charges. Since Austria may only be one stop during …

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Vienna Budapest Prague: Insider Itineraries for the Golden Triangle

Vienna Budapest Prague: Mala Strana quarter

Vienna Budapest Prague. A while ago, Ann from South Africa asked me for advice for her planned trip to the Golden Triangle: Vienna, Budapest and Prague. She wanted to know where best to fly into, what to see and do in each city, and the best transfer and hotel options. Since many travellers have the same question, I have structured …

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Vienna Austria Things To Do: Free Guides And Itineraries. Romantics, Seniors, Kids, Honeymoon, Jewish, Halal

Visit Vienna: coffeehouse debate

There are honestly 500 different ‘Vienna Austria things to do’ I could dish up for you straight away. But you won’t be interested in all of them and you won’t have the time to do them all. Instead, let me share a few special guides to hone down your trip planning: Find the best selection of 24 hours in Vienna itineraries, …

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What Is Vienna Known For: 20+ Highlights That Make Vienna Famous

What is Vienna known for: Hofburg Palace

What is Vienna known for? To get a feel for Austria’s capital explore where it stands out from the rest of the world. In order to build your own profile of the city, and to frame your trip planning, you can use the highlights I am listing below. City Of Music What is Vienna Known For? Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Vienna waltz …

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Learn German in Vienna: 11 Tips For Travellers, Students And Expats

Vienna Austria Off Beat Travel Tips: German Lesson

Each year, thousands of travellers, students and expats learn German in Vienna. Some travellers just want an hour of key German phrases in a local coffeehouse. Students and expats are usually after in-depth language courses. I have listed the best schools and private teaching resources to kick start your search: from a one-hour session in a coffeehouse to exam preparation courses. …

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Vienna City Centre – The 4 Smartest Old Town Routes

Graben boulevard in Vienna

Just imagine a UNESCO World Heritage stretching across three square kilometres (1.16 square miles) – that is the Vienna City Centre. In fact, old town Vienna brims with history, palaces, classical music venues, coffeehouses and restaurants, and high-end shopping. When it comes to architecture, you will find a mix of Medieval, Baroque, Historistic, Art Nouveau, Modernist and sleek contemporary sites. …

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