The Ring, Vienna's Casual Luxury Hotel
Travel Blogs from Vienna
1 January Hi, all, We hope you all had a great Christmas. Ours was wonderful but unusual. Unusual in that we didn't have any of the close friends and family around whom we normally see. Wonderful in that we had our friends Ron and Lyn Klug with us for a white Christmas in this fairytale of a city. Here is some more information about our time here. …
... by Grandparents and Mothers home taken more that 75 years apart.
It appears that their apartment house is still standing. It looks to be of the same age and had the old address sign clearly visible. There are no pictures of the building itself but we are fairly certain that it is the same one. Just down the street, not more that 2 blocks away we were surprised to find the building that housed ...
... people began to get up to dance I asked Cath to join me, which startled her to no end. I'm a white boy from Indiana and despite dance lessons at various points in my life I have two left feet when it comes to dancing. It is not something that I'm proud of, but take it to be a genetic trait like hair or eye colour that one cannot do anything about. Cath likes to dance and is aware of my genetic deficiency, so you can imagine her surprise when I got up to dance, and dance we ...
... of the morning. It was the farthest away attraction and going up hill would warm us up. We actually arrived to the castle before it even opened. We had a chance to walk around the outside and see some other ruins from a lookout point. The castle itself was rebuilt after a fire (I believe). Inside the castle walls are now a restaurant, a museum and what looked like several business buildings. I enjoy the castles that kings used to live in much better than the castles that were just used ...
... European journeys before settling in Vienna in 1781. There he realized he was little more than a slave to Archbishop Colloredo which didn't make him very happy especially considering the success he had experienced on tour. When the Archbishop forbade him the opportunity to perform for the Emperor (for a fee equal to half a year's salary) he decided to pretty much go on strike. His father tried to force him not to leave which didn't help matters. It all ended with ...
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