Travel Blogs from Schwechat
... lay in wait by the way. Ezra 8:31
Different landing in mind,
And three fire engines came to greet us on the runway
So kind of them!
But apart from the sound of metal, the pilot did a superb job of landing the plane.
Thank you Lord!
Not that it's death that is the problem for me;
Just the way it happens or all sorts of other things...
Not going to go down that road.
Back to the holiday, ...
As Tim was leaving for work this morning, he noticed one of the pictures I took yesterday in the park. "I want your job," he said, not for the first time.
"Everyone wants my job." was the honest response. I feel very fortunate and always quite surprised that I have such a great "job" now. I am reminded of this when I see friends dealing with commuting or other work-related disappointments. Those days are over. And I am grateful.
Vienna has enjoyed ...
It was foggy this morning for our Vienna city bus tour.
We were very impressed by the beauty of Vienna.The city centre is quite compact with all the museums and public buildings inside a large circle area.
The buildings are not more than 5 stories high and this gives a wonderful feel to the city.
The style is very beautiful, baroque and most pleasing to the eye.
There is a huge cathedral in the centre of ...
... too...that is tomorrow's blog. We walked around old town Vienna getting our bearings and learning a lot about the Hapsburg's...the ruling family of Austria for way to many years.. they only married their first cousins...these people were seriously inter-bred. One of their physical issues from this inter-breeding caused them to have large lower jaws, there is a statue in old town Vienna that shows a true representation of one of the Hapsburgs, he ...
... ballet and waltzes/folk dances. I didn't think I was going to like Strauss so much but I really did! They played a few songs I knew but didn't realise were composed by Strauss. It was cool being in the old hall and in the same place that Mozart played for Marie Theresa when he was 6! You could just imagine being in the same hall 200 years ago with the nobility and royalty doing the dances etc! Tomorrow I'm seeing some more of downtown Vienna and probably check out some more ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed