Hotel Zum Schwarzen Baren
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... in Vienna and boasts beautiful gardens and the impressive Neptune fountain. We returned to the central city and enjoyed browsing through this area we had visited three years previously. The beautiful architecture is a highlight of this special ...
... church ticked most boxes. It was mostly a plain church inside with nothing too flash. It was the Habsburg's church in which they held weddings and funeral services in. They also have their hearts buried in the crypt. But they have an orchestra and choir for High Mass on a Sunday. Well this was going to be two masses in a row. We had the Prior talking about something at the start, yes in German, and this guy loved a chat. He spoke about something ...
... and falafel stalls. We munched on the free samples of food being handed out and looked away casually as the shopkeepers tried to convince us to buy the food we had happily and shamefully taken. Bit further and we got to the Danube River and walked passed some impressive graffiti and “sand beaches” – man made sections of sand with beach chairs, by the river to create the impression of a beach – which were pathetic attempts at best! And then we ...
... is Gorgeous and very sad history too. Dunno why girls dream of being a princess, cos their life is so NOT pretty. The grounds are amazing. So worth the day! That evening I went with Tia and 6 guys from the group to the Sounds of Vienna concert, which is a classical and operatic concert. It was Amazing! I thoroughly enjoyed myself.
Fabulous day, Now off to ...
... there. It was great until some guy asked for directions, then tried to read my palm and told me I would die of a mental illness in 20 years and all this other stuff that I KNOW is not true. I had to get out of there soon, and made it to the subway stop just in time. Glad I didn't have to deal with more creepers longer than I had to. Got all settled in for the night, trying to finish my readings. Piano practicing bright and early at 8 a.m. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility