Travel Blogs from Vienna
... and one depicting the type of groups and fields of the governments work for; eg/ science, education, industry - the public.
I also had lunch at the Sigmund Freud cafe, and I had veal schnitzel. It was amazing! and I was very hungry :)
It was a terribly rainy, windy day today. The wind would literally push you around on the path. So after lunch at 3, I headed back to my hotel to watch a movie, and ventured out ...
... and veg, and CHEESE! Shame we didn't have kitchen to have it all and store it all (no fridge or kettles in the rooms - due to "law").
Stopped for "Austrian Garlic Cream Soup" (for me - yum; for DCD - "I'm not a witch!" - lots of garlic) and for David a club sandwich and chips. The sandwich was so huge I finished the chips - yum #2 for me!
Walked and walked to find the Belvedere (upper and lower!) to get some ed-ju-ma-k-shun but when we eventually found it I ...
Our one year anniversary! We left
Prague early and caught the bus to Vienna. The bus was actually
really nice! It had entertainment screens, movies on demand and free
hot chocolates! I watched The Town – excellent movie. Got into
Vienna in the afternoon, checked in to our super sweet hotel and ...
... the Mirabell Gardens of Salzburg or in size to the Tuileries in Paris. We would find their truly grand palace and gardens later in the day.
Before leaving the vicinity of Hofburg, we visited the Imperial Crypt, or Kaisergruft. The Imperial Crypt was built for a Hapsburg emperor and empress in the 14th century, underneath a Capuchin church in Vienna. Since then, most of the Hapsburgs of the Austrian branch (not of the Spanish branch) ...
... the water in the Danube is not blue but we are enjoying ourselves none the less. The tour takes in both the canal and the river. The canal part showed mainly river banks and cute little fishing shacks and then we entered a lock where once we entered and the massive gate closed, it took 20 minutes to pump in water to rise the boat up to the level of the next waterway. It was all quite amazing ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed