Category: Austria

schloss hellbrunn

Must-See Water Gardens & Hellbrunn Palace in Salzburg, Austria

Schloss Hellbrunn was built by Prince-Archbishop Markus Sittikus who ruled Salzburg in the early 17th century.

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East of the Salzach River

East of the Salzach River in Austria

Mozart’s family relocated from their home on the Getreidegasse and moved across the Salzach River.

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Festung Hohensalzburg

Austria Travel: The Fortress and the Residenz

The Salzburg Residenz, is the palace of the Prince-Bishops who ruled Salzburg when it was an independent state. 

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Best Places to Visit in Salzburg Austria

Best Places to Visit in Salzburg Austria

Salzburg is one of those dreamlike places that occupies your thoughts long after your visit has ended.  

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A Brief History of Vienna

A Brief History of Vienna

Vienna remains one of Europe’s most attractive destinations and is a city near the core of much of Europe’s history.

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Best Daytrip From Vienna

Best Day Trips When Visiting Vienna

45-50 miles to the northwest of Vienna is  the Wachau, one of the most beautiful sections of the Danube Valley.

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Cafes in Vienna

Best Cafes to Visit in Vienna

Vienna has several cafés including very old ones, usually wood paneled, may look a little careworn around the edges.

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The Naschmarkt

Shopping in Vienna, Austria

Vienna is a great city for shopping and you will find stores with interesting good almost everywhere you wander. 

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Hundertwasserhaus

Interesting Places in Vienna, Austria

Created in the 1980s by two Austrians, architect Joseph Karwina and artist Freidenreich Hundertwasser.

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Kunsthistorisches Museum

Best Art Museums in Vienna

We start our recommendations with Vienna’s Best Art Galleries and follow with Vienna’s Best Museums. 

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