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We only really had one day in Vienna. In the morning, we tried to go to the historical art museum which I really wanted to go to but they lost power and were closed indefinitely so I went to Schonbrunn Palace, the palace of the Hapsburg Dynasty and I saw everything there. I went to their zoo too - the oldest in Europe. And the Labyrinth. In short, …
- Switched from the Czech Koruna to the Euro and saw the price of everything (especially beer), double or triple.
- Laughed when the Canadian backpackers I met in Prague paid 9 dollars for two instant coffees after we'd crossed the border by train into Austria
- Understood the truth of my guidebook when it told me 'in Vienna, if it isn't a …
We arrived in Vienna in the afternoon and I (James) went to find a laundromat because the hostel's dryer was broken. I ended up having to walk 25min to find it and was sad to find out they had energy saving washers; that meant it took two hours to wash a load. Another 1 hour to dry and I was finally done.
Back at the hostel 3 1/2 hours …
Left Bratislava at 10.15 on a hydrofoil for Vienna. The Danube isn't quite what I thought it would be........it is rather a muddy brown colour and is incredibly narrow in some parts. Having said that, it was nice sitting outside on the top deck, soaking in some sunshine and watching the scenery. Every now and again, you see families swimming in …
Last stop in Austria, the capital..
First day we battled to find a place to stay just in time to go for a quick walk around and thats about it.
Day 2 we hopped on the subway and saw a bit of the city visiting a church, and towards the section of the city where ALL of the museums are, as in dozens of them. Unfortunately it was a …
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TravelPod Member ReviewsWestend City Hostel Vienna
Very helpful staff at the front desk - they printed my boarding pass for me and provided other guests with combination locks, extra sheets, info, etc. Atmosphere was lacking though - more of a practical hostel than a party hostel.
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