Discovering Vienna’s Opera House

Discovering Vienna's Opera House

Where : Vienna's Opera House, Vienna Discovering Vienna's Opera House Even if you don’t like Opera, you've probably heard about Vienna’s Opera house or at least saw it in some movies.  Mission Impossible 5 perhaps ? When in downtown Vienna, you will surely pass in front of this amazing building at some point. Where ? It’s […]

Discovering St. Peter’s Church, Vienna

Discovering St Peter's Church, Vienna

Where : St. Peter's Church - Vienna Discovering St. Peter's Church If you like Sacred Art, or perhaps simply gorgeous art in general - then make sure to add (the small but breathtaking) St Peter’s Church! It's a 17th century church with a beautiful front view from Graben street.  Perhaps the exterior of the building […]

Discovering Ferstel Passage, Vienna

Discovering Ferstel Passage, Vienna

Where : Ferstel Passage, Vienna Discovering Ferstel Passage The Ferstel passage is located in Vienna historic old town.  We discovered it after our quick stop at the Café Central (Palais Ferstel).  It’s kind of small passage in a covered historic building with some beautiful transparent ceiling, so we don't blame you if you go through without […]

Discovering Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna

Discovering Schönbrunn

Where : Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna Discovering Schönbrunn Palace We visited Schönbrunn Palace on a raining day, so we didn’t get to explore the gardens as we did in Versailles and at the Belvedere. How to get there ? We took the metro, which stops at a walking distance from the palace.  As you exit the metro […]

Discovering Maria-Theresien-Platz, Vienna

Discovering Maria Theresien Platz

Where : Maria Theresien-Platz, Vienna Discovering Maria-Theresien-Platz This square is located in front of MuseumsQuartier and it’s walking distance from the metro as well. It’s a public area and free park with a beautiful monument in the middle.  There's also a nice and well kept garden where you can walk around or take few minutes to […]

Discovering Volksgarten, Vienna

Discovering Volksgarten

Where : Volksgarten, Vienna Discovering Volksgarten After we visited the City Hall we ended up at Volksgarten public park for a walk. The park is nice, has a kind of “Greek” building in the middle named “Theseus Temple”.  The garden was beautiful with colourful flowers since it was Springtime.  There are nice statues and fountains with […]

Discovering Karlskirche, Vienna

Discovering Karlskirche

Where : Karlskirche, Vienna Discovering Karlskirche Karlskirche is a really beautiful Baroque style church located on the south side of Karlsplatz.  It's really easy to get there by metro. The construction dates from the 17’s century.  There's a small pond / fountain in the front which creates a mirror effect of the church (see main picture). […]

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