Travel Blogs from Vienna
... the journey, except a nice lunch on the Austrian side of the border. Upon arriving in Vienna, Adam drove us down the ring road while Harvey gave another excellent commentary on all things Austrian. When we returned to the camp we setup our tents next to a mob of Contiki travellers. A funny (but I'm sure atypical) contrast existed where Adam was washing the TopDeck bus to it's spotless standard, and the Contiki bus had cardboard replacing the back window...After a ...
... El tour terminó a la Hofburg Apartamentos Imperiales, donde los Habsburgo vivían. Visité los Apartamentos y el museo de Sisi. Una vez más, me di cuenta de que mi conocimiento de la historia es mala, porque era la primera vez que escuché sobre la familia de los Habsburgo y su largo reinado sobre su gran territorio. Por lo que he aprendido, creo que eran muy buenos gobernantes! Su gobierno terminó en los principios de los 1900. La primera parte de la ...
... was broken up by lively entertainment and by columns of riot police marching by in full gear! Evidently, May 8 is the anniversary of Victory in Europe (V-E day) at the end of World War II, and the police were out in full force to ensure the peace. We had to turn around once and take an alternate route back to the hotel. We were never really in any danger, but it had the feel of an adventure.
... The platz was beautiful as well, with a fountain the centre and people resting everywhere just like at Burggarten. There was also a music group practising there, we thought they looked like gypsies (and probably are), which gave a nice flair to the atmosphere. I can't imagine how these people get to enjoy such a chill way of life everyday! They are too fortunate. We also passed an Asian artist selling watercolors by the church entrance and he spoke to us in Chinese, but ...
... I felt like the big bad wolf in the 3 Little Pigs where I could huff and I puff and blew the church down!
St. Stephen's Cathedral was undergoing some restoration works, hence, we could only see the 'fake facade' that was printed and covered the building...
After taking in the scenery from the top of the South Tower of St. Stephen's Cathedral, we walked towards Graben ...
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Other places to stay in Vienna
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $258
- Very Grand indeed!
- Wow, What a hotel!
Meidling, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $118
Landstraße, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $183
- Couldn't be better
- Looks better inside !
- Absolutely no complaints
Landstraße, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $121
- Very Nice Stay
- An excellent hotel!
- Good hotel with average location
Einfahrtstrasse 1- 3, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- It was ok
- Convient location/ not bad hotel..good food
- Good but spartan
Rudolfsheim - Fünfhaus, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Weißgerber, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $120
- 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 $204
- Fantastic Christmas stay!!!
- Nice but with quirks.
- Luxury hotel, friendly staff, 5* Location
Donaustadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $96
Josefstadt, Vienna | 2 star hotelfrom $57
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $217
- Good location but tacky hotel
- OK but no charm
- Excellent stay
Döbling, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $80
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $129
- Very nice, good location on the Ring
- Rather disappointing
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- 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 $105
Rudolfsheim - Fünfhaus, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $100
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $136
- Top Class Hotel
- Great location, wonderful city
- Second time here
Donaustadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Schottenfeld, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $77
Landstraße, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $106
Alservorstadt, Vienna | 4 star hotelfrom $156
- Nice, quite grand hotel
- Hotel de France was wonderful!
- Decent hotel, great location
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $44
Leopoldstadt, Vienna | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Innere Stadt, Vienna | 5 star hotelfrom $187