Blog Entries tagged 'vienna'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'vienna'
- Here for the HabsburgsSo! The Habsburgs were a family that pretty much ruled most of Europe for almost 700 years, from the late 13th century until WW1 in the early 20th century. Mostly through strategic alliances (ie marriages), at their greatest point they Posted by seaskimmer in Taking the Long Way Home | Jul 26, 2014
- Vienna, Gateway to Eastern EuropeVienna, the city that for years has been known as the gateway to Eastern Europe, has also been a tourist destination for those travelling the Bavaria route through Europe and also as the Western most stop for those travelling through Posted by darrenesl in Darren and Terri's Travels | Jul 9, 2014
- A Drive in the Vienna CountrysideA couple of years ago we’d planned to move to Austria for a few months. I had negotiated for a house in the Krems area, an area between Salzburg, Vienna and Prague.
We decided to drive to Krems and just look Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Jul 9, 2014
- Music in ViennaAnother forecast for rain but this time in Vienna, thunderstorms were forecast for night.
First we needed groceries. We saw that a “Bella” supermarket was close to us. Of course we got lost while walking and had to ask directions.
Once Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Jul 8, 2014
- Dessert 1st then VivaldiGreat thing that today was warm, 80’s, and sunny. We had to check out of our apt by 11 and no one wanted to wake up.
Dale and I walked to the store for bread, pastries and coffee. We got back Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Jul 7, 2014
- Crowns, Jewels and Royals at Schonbrun PalaceDespite the late night, I had a lot on my agenda today and got a pretty early start. First up was going to the grocery store which was actually open when they said they would be! Great start! Posted by atbrady in Boundless Adventures | Jul 6, 2014
- Wandering around ViennaWhen I woke up at 4:15am to get to the train station by 4:45, it was almost completely light out. While I’m not as far north as I was in Stockholm, I’m significantly farther east but still in the Posted by atbrady in Boundless Adventures | Jun 28, 2014
- Relaxing in Budapest and (attempting) to leave for ViennaWell, today is my last day in Budapest so I wanted to make it count. I got up around 8:30, booked the Hotel Meninger in Vienna for the next 3 days, then hit the grocery store to stock up Posted by atbrady in Boundless Adventures | Jun 25, 2014
- 3 Days and CountingSuddenly we look up and the calendar says its the middle of June. Oh my, where has time gone? As we finish the preparations for our European journey, it is time to make the final reservations on airbnb, check all Posted by darrenesl in Darren and Terri's Travels | Jun 18, 2014
- Expert OrganizingMoving is no fun
there is so much stuff
and once you go through all the stuff
you find more stuff
and stuff behind that
(and don't forget about the stuff!)
in an effort to be helpful
the monsters wanted to
contribute to organizing
the closet Posted by Baronessonthego in Al's Adventures | Jun 17, 2014
- Lolly Lolly LollyHow? where? or when?
can be answered with an adverb
that there was a lot
when she Posted by Baronessonthego in Al's Adventures | Jun 13, 2014
- Vienna, AustriaVienna has got to be the most beautiful city I’ve ever seen. Stockholm just got knocked off the pedestal. Walking the streets of Vienna, it seems like every corner you turn, you run into another gorgeous building or view. Many Posted by danza in There and back again | May 1, 2014
- First two weeks in ViennaWow, so there you go. So far the blog is doing a bit better than my paper journal (in that it has two entries more than none), but my plans to update almost daily have not yet come to fruition. Posted by CeeZeeDeeBP in Spring in Central Europe | Apr 15, 2014
- AustriaOur next train ride took us to Munich in south Germany. If we were going to give awards to the cities we visited, Munich would have received the most underwhelming trophy…. Our hotel was a dive located in the heart Posted by Justo81 in Europe - Mel and Justin (2014) | Feb 9, 2014
- Now or neverI like Vienna from the word go. It's Sunday, sunny, and the city's residents are all out for a stroll. The buildings around me have an elegance and gravity that's not from this century nor even the one before. There Posted by mohn in Post-Jabe travel | Dec 30, 2013
- ViennaWhen I was deciding where to go in Europe before leaving NZ I talked to my friend from university Jessie, we had similar ideas so agreed to meet up and travel. We decided on a good central meeting place, Vienna. Posted by joachim_d in Unemployed and Homeless | Aug 6, 2013
- Schönbrunn Palace[float=left][/float]Mom and I went out with just the two of us today, as Dad wasn't feeling well and Abby had had enough of trooping around fancy old buildin Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Jul 26, 2013
- Different Faces of Vienna[float=left][/float]It’s getting harder and harder getting all four of us out for an adventure – could we REALLY be getting tired of each other after only Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Jul 21, 2013
- Tursko to ViennaWe drove and drove and drove today, only stopping for food and fuel on our six hour travel day. After lunch at a little roadside restaurant, Mom and Dad gave Abby and I the 45 remaining koruna (just under $2.50 Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Jul 21, 2013
- June 2013VIENNA IN JUNE (2013)
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- Windows, Toilets and CastlesAs I lay jet-lagged and exhaused but wide-awake last night at 1:30am during our first night in Vienna (after finding the kids wide-awake with lights on playing hangman at 1:00am and asking them to PLEASE try and go back to Posted by Forever Liesl in A Few of Our Favorite Things | May 26, 2013
- The Contest and Winning EntryHere's the story of how we won an all-expense paid trip to Salzburg, Austria.
"Tourism Salzburg and Austrian Airlines want one lucky winner to enjoy an all-expenses trip to Salzburg to see the locations where the classic movie THE Posted by Forever Liesl in A Few of Our Favorite Things | May 24, 2013
- Headed eastHello again e'erybody! Time to step back into the time machine for a quick trip through April 'til some excitement at the end! Here we go!
I actually found out, while my parents were here in February and much to Posted by dclift in Pensamientos Errabundos | May 8, 2013
- Democracy Road - Austria
16 July- Budapest continued....
In the evening Cara and I switched to hotel accommodation (score!) to join the 10day Democracy Road trip operated by Topdeck. We were joining the ‘Disc Posted by KylieClark in Rock Paper Scissors | May 4, 2013
- Quattro Citta, Tre Paesi in Quattro Giorni
It's not a bad life when you can have dinner in Venice, arrive in Vienna for breakfast, have lunch in Bratislava and finish off with dinner in Bergamo. This was how we spent our recent long Posted by happellfamily12 in La vita in quattro valigie | May 3, 2013