Category Archives: Vienna

What a difference a day makes!

Lord Almighty what happened last night?  Yesterday was gorgeous and sunny and in the high-70’s and I woke up to pouring rain and the high is only 51 degrees! This would not typically be a problem for me as I … Continue reading

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Mozart’s new favorite instrument

The cell phone! There are Mozart’s all over Vienna, selling tickets to concerts and such, and texting!

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Odds and ends

A few things I found entertaining. When you use one of the machines at the train station to buy a ticket you need to press this button.  Just imagine Arnold Swarzenegger saying it! Heather apparently comes in many unnatural colors … Continue reading

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Sisi Museum and Royal Apartments

I visited the Sisi Museum and the Royal Apartments today, all part of the Hofburg Palace which is the former imperial residence in the heart of Vienna.  It is also adjacent to the Spanische Hofreitschule (the Spanish Court Riding School) … Continue reading

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The real circus is located!

I found the real circus today, it is at the Rathaus Platz! A few pictures attached of the Parliament building and the Rathaus.

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Schmetterling Haus

I left the hotel this morning heading in a new direction, the north side of the city, to visit the Liechtenstein Museum only to find it was closed today for some event. I then took the train into town and … Continue reading

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Love in an elevator?

As expected, I had to change rooms again this morning. The issue was that when I originally booked the room I only booked for one night thinking that I might move to another hotel, but despite the strange circus murals … Continue reading

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