Category: Austria

Austria - The most modern Vienna sounds well, beyond palaces and classical music

Ivan Ferreiro at the Natural History Museum in Vienna Photo: José Ramón Alvaro Many years have passed since my last trip to Vienna, and that was one of the destinations I first visited when I started traveling in Europe when I was younger. My image of Vienna is associated with a beautiful, clean, tidy city, with large palaces and lots of classical music.
Christmas markets and other attractions to travel to Vienna in December
Christmas markets and other attractions to travel to Vienna in December
Christmas market in Vienna Photo: (c) Österreich Werbung, Harald Eisenberger Beautiful always, irresistible these days, the capital of Austria is the perfect setting for a magical Christmas. And not only at Christmas. The first Sunday after November 25 begins Advent, or what is the same, the month of preparation for Christmas which, in Austria, becomes a period of 30 days to live the most endearing traditions of the year.
Salzburg, Christmas markets and traditions to travel to Austria
Salzburg, Christmas markets and traditions to travel to Austria
Christmas market in Salzburg Photo: (c) Österreich Werbung The first snowflakes fall, Christmas markets flood the city and the lights decorate a story setting. There is no doubt, Salzburg Christmas is for romantics. These days when Advent is celebrated, the countdown to the Christmas period, the city becomes the most desired destination.
Vienna - Guided tours and events of the 150th anniversary of Ringstrasse Avenue
Vienna - Guided tours and events of the 150th anniversary of Ringstrasse Avenue
Museums and Parliament in Ringstrasse in Vienna © WienTourismus_Christian Stemper I have been traveling to Vienna for years, I recognize it, and that despite being one of the first major European cities I visited when I started traveling. The year 2015 can be a good occasion to travel to Vienna again as the 150th anniversary of Ringstrasse, the most important city and monumental axis of the Austrian capital, is celebrated.
Austria - The most modern Vienna sounds well, beyond palaces and classical music
Austria - The most modern Vienna sounds well, beyond palaces and classical music
Ivan Ferreiro at the Natural History Museum in Vienna Photo: José Ramón Alvaro Many years have passed since my last trip to Vienna, and that was one of the destinations I first visited when I started traveling in Europe when I was younger. My image of Vienna is associated with a beautiful, clean, tidy city, with large palaces and lots of classical music.