Travel Blogs from Vienna
... I had missed it.
The train ride was fine; too dark to see out. I arrived in Vienna and proceeded to the taxi rank to get to my hostel. I had booked a small boutique hostel that was highly recommended in my Lonely Planet guide and in my reservation I had told them I'd be arriving late, 2300ish. I told the taxi driver the street name and he pointed out at the main square in front of us and said, "Oh that street is 200m away." Oh, but I reaaallly wanted ...
... out as much as I should have. Eventually found way to hostel, checked in and went to find something for dinner. After much hunting for something reasonable (forgetting where I was), settled on sushi followed by a fantastic German beer in a small pub with a small band covering rock classics - a great end to a long day!
Late out of bed, I put together a plan for seeing many of the sights which I'd been recommended by Betty, Lucie and other friends. ...
Memories of our family trip to Europe this summer are still fresh in my mind. As I arrived in Vienna after a seven hour flight, where I hardly slept and did not eat, all I could think about was the pretzels. Let's cut to it, they were good. Too salty for my family, but I liked them. I am in the waiting area now, it ...
... and we'll be back in the U.S.), and two, leaving Vienna is that much more difficult.
Not logistically, mind you. Our journey to Uppsala requires us to board a mere TWO planes, and we're shipping most of our luggage, so we should be able to avoid the nightmares of our initial voyage to Europe (as recalled in the classic blog entry "Brian to Luggage: What's Your 20, Good Buddy?"). But emotionally, it really is hard to part with this place.
... tourists, but they are really well done and are well worth the effort - they are only about 1.25 ours long and include orchestra, opera singing and dancing - very entertaining and not heavy like the Chopin recital we went to in Warswaw. Off to Salzburg on the train ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Neuwaldegg Vienna
Other places to stay in Vienna
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $278
- Very Grand indeed!
- Wow, What a hotel!
Meidling, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $122
Landstraße, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $164
- Couldn't be better
- Looks better inside !
- Absolutely no complaints
Landstraße, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- Very Nice Stay
- An excellent hotel!
- Good hotel with average location
Einfahrtstrasse 1- 3, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $148
- It was ok
- Convient location/ not bad hotel..good food
- Good but spartan
Rudolfsheim - Fünfhaus, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Weißgerber, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $173
- Why Do American Hotel Chains Always Give the Worst Service in Europe?
- Nicely Appointed
- No complaints at the Hilton Vienna
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $236
- Fantastic Christmas stay!!!
- Nice but with quirks.
- Luxury hotel, friendly staff, 5* Location
Donaustadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $101
Josefstadt, Vienna | 2 star hotelfrom $59
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $234
- Good location but tacky hotel
- OK but no charm
- Excellent stay
Döbling, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $153
- Very nice, good location on the Ring
- Rather disappointing
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- Late fall excursions are wonderful!
- It was ok
- We had a pretty pleasant stay
Margareten, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- Good Choice for Budget Travellers
- Accomodating Service, Good Location
- Hotel is OK, but some problems.
Hietzing, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $96
Rudolfsheim - Fünfhaus, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $186
- Top Class Hotel
- Great location, wonderful city
- Second time here
Donaustadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $91
Landstraße, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $100
Schottenfeld, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Alservorstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Nice, quite grand hotel
- Hotel de France was wonderful!
- Decent hotel, great location
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $74
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $83
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $214