Travel Blogs from Vienna
... to buy the next round of drinks we went to the backpacker bar, and he would hate the fact that he didn’t get to meet Arnold. As if they hadn’t gotten enough unwanted attention from the Turks, a drunk local came over and started hitting on the Canadian girls, Amy in particular. I don’t know his real name, but we called him Arnold. Despite making it obvious that his advances were not welcome he seemed pretty intent and continued to persist. Every ...
... roof and steeple, but it is so gloomy inside. Not only is it in need of a serious steam clean, it is scary, even terrifying, with its statues of some poor saint with 12 daggers hanging out of him, skulls near many pillars and the depiction of the stoning of St Stephen. It's enough to drive people away from Christianity. In direct contrast is St Peter's church, with a decorated dome and uplifting Baroque interiors.
A lot of our confusion about ...
... break at the Cafe Hofburg of mini trinkets (cakes) and
sundae with Caffè latte. Then we visited the 3 attractions - all in one
ticket. Kaiserappartments, Sisi museum and imperial siver and porcelain
collections. The table decors they have 30ft gold carved cutlery etc.
And then Sisi musuem (Elizabeth 1) and her life story ending with an
abrupt murder death at the age of 51. And then the placae itself - its
very well kept and the musuem ...
... booking and planning the final legs of our journey , Laura also apparently researched our day trip to modling. With the allure of underwater caves and a impressive castle in which the three musketeers was filmed at we headed out to Modling, about a half an hours train ride from Vienna. Upon arrival clear flaws in Laura's plan developed , as unbeknown to her there would be more than 1 castle in the region . Therefore asking for a bus to the "castle" soon found us ...
As we pick up our story we travel from Venice, Italy to Vienna, the capital of Austria. It is early evening by the time we arrive and set straight off to the Schoenberg Palace enjoying the cool fresh air, warm sun and beautiful place gardens. The lovely yellow brick palace stands nobly overlooking the stately gardens with their green lawns, trimmed hedges and rows of bare trees lined up perfectly with military precision. It may seem like a poetic description but the summer ...
Other places to stay in Vienna
Meidling, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $109
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $267
- Very Grand indeed!
- Wow, What a hotel!
Landstraße, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $179
- Couldn't be better
- Looks better inside !
- Absolutely no complaints
Einfahrtstrasse 1- 3, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- It was ok
- Convient location/ not bad hotel..good food
- Good but spartan
Landstraße, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $87
- Very Nice Stay
- An excellent hotel!
- Good hotel with average location
Rudolfsheim - Fünfhaus, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $88
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 $176
- Fantastic Christmas stay!!!
- Nice but with quirks.
- Luxury hotel, friendly staff, 5* Location
Donaustadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Josefstadt, Vienna | 2 star hotelfrom $117
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $223
- Good location but tacky hotel
- OK but no charm
- Excellent stay
Döbling, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $112
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $153
- Very nice, good location on the Ring
- Rather disappointing
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Late fall excursions are wonderful!
- It was ok
- We had a pretty pleasant stay
Margareten, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Good Choice for Budget Travellers
- Accomodating Service, Good Location
- Hotel is OK, but some problems.
Hietzing, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Rudolfsheim - Fünfhaus, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $193
- Top Class Hotel
- Great location, wonderful city
- Second time here
Donaustadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $86
Landstraße, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $103
Schottenfeld, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Alservorstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- Nice, quite grand hotel
- Hotel de France was wonderful!
- Decent hotel, great location
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $83
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $199