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... Palace. This is the summer palace where the Hapsburg dynasty would stay outside of the city (as opposed to the Hofburg), which is now no longer outside of the city with its more modern sprawl. After a few metro stations down, there was a mass exodus from the train with the crowd moving all as a mass toward the same location, Schonbrunn. Once we get there and hit the ticketing office we were attempting to figure out our best plan of attack. Unfortunately we had ...
Left Venice early AGAIN to hit the road to Vienna or Wein as the Europeans call it. The scenery was beautiful as we crossed the dolomite mountains in Northern Italy but you could feel the temperature dropping as well, time to pull out the long pants and coats that have been hanging in the bottom of the suitcases for the last 3 weeks. The rain has also found us, haven't seen it since London. The fog was thick as we came up over ...
... of St. Stephen's. We decided to just see what we could without going into the nave which would have cost us time and money. The next leg of the tour took us down the Graben shopping area to the Holy Trinity Plague Column erected by Leopold I in thanksgiving for having survived the plague. We stopped next at St. Peter's Church just off the Graben. We got there just before a free organ concert. When it began we all got heavy eyes and decided ...
... of the appropriate bus stop. So out came our favourite tool, THE MAP. Without having to check our bearing with the sun, we successfully found the designated spot. Having been told that Vienna was pretty well pigeon free as people didn't treat them to snacks in order to save the buildings from being excrement encased, it was interesting to see a grassy area surrounding a fountain that was a designated pigeon ...
... other parts of Vienna and explored some more. It doesn't matter where you go there is a palace and of course we found more. The buildings here are huge. Not necessarily tall but fat...... Imposing buildings with ornate fixtures. Makes you wonder what the building code looked like back in the day..... 1700-1800's or earlier style!
We really like this city. It would be great for students studying architecture or music. We feel a little ...