Suite Novotel Wien Messe
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Yes we are. Servus Wien!
As good as Emirates is (and it's good) I am glad to be off the plane, with no plans to board another one for about a week.
Customs was slightly more disorganised than I would have expected, a bit of culture shock after the orderly queues of home. It seemed to work though and we got through in no time. The …
We arrived in Vienna on the 29th April. Here Dad would be attending a conference. So it was just Mum and me, but he spent the first day with us. We visited the nearby Prater fairground, which is home to the worlds oldest Ferris wheel. It featured in one of Dad's favourite films-The Third Man. We went up in it, and had a great view across the city. …
The weather in Vienna this week has been unseasonably hot and humid at about 30C everyday and not much cooler at night. At home we would be staying in our airconditioned house and waiting it out but when you travel you never want to waste a day. We are feeling somewhat wilted most of the time.
July 7 marked the beginning of a two day Hop on Hop Off Tour. The idea is that you take a bus trip on any of 4 tour routes, hopping off where the mood ...
... around the town center. We were "lucky" in that our original tour group of 30 people was given two guides so after the bus ride we split in half and had a smaller group. However, the guides took turns providing commentary on the bus ride so we all got a sneak preview of each one. One of them put the entire bus to sleep. The other one was fantastic. When we all got off the bus and split into two groups, only 5 brave souls were willing to go with the other guide. Mom and ...
... young as sixteen to drink. Groups gathered around the foosball table and tried their best to look cool, whilst others hung out at the bar and drank as much as they could to impress the girls. They were all as slimy and as greasy as you could imagine, and clogged up the entire ambience with their stupid haircuts and mindless chit chat. Yuan and I started guessing who the ringleaders were, and then picked out the slimiest of them and began planning ways to make them look stupid ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed