Once the capital of an imposing empire, Vienna boasts dozens of historic sights, world-class museums, and of course beautiful architecture. While one day in Vienna may not be enough to explore everything the city has to offer, you can still get a good taste of the city. As an Austrian having visited Vienna many times… Read More One Day in Vienna: How to Spend 24 Hours in Vienna (by an Austrian)
One of the best ways to see Vienna is undoubtedly on foot. Mihir and I hardly ever use public transport when we travel and growing up in Austria, I have walked in Vienna a lot. That’s why we have created this handy self-guided walking tour of Vienna for you. It will take you past some… Read More Explore Vienna On This Easy Self-Guided Walking Tour (by an Austrian)
Until recently I had never really thought about getting a tourist card for Vienna. Growing up in Austria, I have visited Vienna uncountable times, but usually, I could get by well enough without a tourist pass. Of course, things change once you move abroad or if you have friends asking for recommendations. That’s when I… Read More Vienna Pass vs Vienna Card: Which Vienna Tourist Card is the Best?
Nothing is better than coming home from a holiday and handing over souvenirs to friends and family. Except maybe unpacking souvenirs for yourself! Austria has so much to offer, from scrumptious sweet treats to quality interior pieces. For those of you wondering what to buy in Vienna, we have compiled a list of the 17… Read More 17 Authentic Austrian Souvenirs Recommended by an Austrian
There are few things I miss about living in Austria, but one of the biggest things is without a doubt the food. Austrian foods are hearty and wholesome and, although rather simple compared to other cuisines, delicious. If you are traveling to Vienna soon you may be wondering which Austrian foods to try during your… Read More 35+ Austrian Foods to Try in Vienna besides Wiener Schnitzel (by an Austrian)
On our way back from Malta to Finland we happened to have an 8 hour layover at Vienna airport. Even though we were tired from traveling for several weeks, we decided against staying at the airport and to venture into the city instead. I lived in Austria for most of my life and even Mihir… Read More Day Trip to Schönbrunn Palace
If you are looking into traveling around Europe, a small country right in the center may have grabbed your attention – Austria, where the hills are alive with the sound of music. Or not. Or maybe in Salzburg. But Austria is truly so much more than just that. If you are thinking of visiting Salzburg,… Read More Visit Graz, Austria: A Local’s Guide