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... lies it's capital... And we heard all the languages but very little German...the city very much feels like a gateway to the east, stuck between German speaking world and Slavic languages world. This was Pauline's last day of riding, and we started pretty late from Krems (12pm), but made it up by cycling relentlessly, stopping ...
... I decided to meet up with Lia and Theresa to go for a little walk to show Lia around. We ended up then going to Pratersauna where I had been the night before for a thing they call 'kein Sonntag ohne Techno' (no Sunday without techno). There was a dj playing on the grass where people were dancing and drinking which seemed like such a good idea and made me wonder why Melbourne doesn't have any day clubs, it's so good in warm weather! After a little boogie and a ...
... rest of the afternoon making our own way back to the ship. We chose the latter and the four of us made our way to the over 100 year old Cafe Hawelka for coffee and warm plum stuffed buns. Very nice. We parted company to sight-see with the plan to meet up at the Spanish Riding School for a tour. Larry and I decided to climb the 343 stone steps in the south tower for the magnificent views of the city. Well worth it. We were not able to tour the riding school as the 2 o'clock ...
... that pretty much everything was closed, including the pharmacy I desperately needed. We headed towards the Christmas market on Spittelberg which consists of cute little stalls lining several lanes. We wandered through and with Liz's help I got a woollen hat with fleece lining which was considerably warmer than my previous hat. I also spoiled myself by getting a hot chocolate which helped me warm up and I shared the best waffle in the world with Liz which was ...
... but I’m realizing now that the time spent sitting and thinking or writing are just as important. I am experiencing the culture as much now sitting at this café as I would walking the streets or touring one of the palaces. These experiences apply to travel, but more importantly teach lessons about how to better live life in general. Travel to learn about other cultures, and experience different ways of life to better your own.
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
Donaustadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $86
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $193
- Top Class Hotel
- Great location, wonderful city
- Second time here
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