Photogallery: Austria: Vienna - Walk Through City
Austria: Vienna - Walk Through City
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No. of pictures: 36 pictures
Austrian capital belongs to most attractive European towns from tourist point of view. The wealthy of historical monuments, big number of sightseeings, interesting from architectonical point of view, including modern places of interest, all this joined with famous names and its stories or legends, makes from Vienna very pleasant and always new target for each visitor. Most of photos were made at the end of March 2010.
Photo: Jiří Výborný
Last week we walked in downtown of the capital of Austria, visited several Christmas markets and various cultural and historical attractions in their vicinity, but a walk in Vienna could certainly not be considered complete if we did not visit the largest and most romantic Christmas market. Are you interested which one? Well, read the following lines to find the answer!
To the glory of the church and as a thank you for protection against the danger of epidemics or war conflicts, monuments were erected in the most honorable places of cities. Today we will stop at the more ostentatious ones, they will fascinate us with their beauty and monumentality. But do we know their past and do we know why they decorate our square today?
In the previous part of our bike trip we get across Austrian borders. We stopped by at the picturesque town of Wolftshal. Then we continued to our next destination, the town of Hainburg.
St. Stephen's Dome belongs to most visited Vienna sightseeings. We would like to make you acquaintance with this monument which offers, except others, unique town's outlook.
During the last weeks we told you about the greatest biking routes or town walks. Today we leave our home country to travel to other European lands.
Christmas time has its great charm. In this time of the year when it is tempting to visit the Christmas markets and experience their unique atmosphere. We will take you across the border today and we will try to bring you the experience of the most christmas markets in the world that are taking place in Vienna, Austria.
Archduchess of Austria, Queen of Hungary and Bohemia – Maria Theresa. She was rich, she was talented, and maybe even beautiful. She had it all. Her position, ambition, and circumstances made it so that she faced many large obstacles and some strokes of fate happened to her as well. Her life was fulfilled and long. However, how did she actually live? Can we still see some remnants of her life?
Austria is a very popular summer vacation spot. It has high mountains. Today we give you several tips where to go.
Wien is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. It offers its visitors rich history, beautiful architecture and unusual gastronomical joys. Again, we go to visit this royal city and walk in the most beautiful castle in whole Austria. It is so beautiful they compare it to French Versailles.
It has been 300 years already since Maria Theresa was born. She was a ruler which tremendously influenced Central Europe. Our neighbors set up four exhibitions in Wien and Low Austria to explore her as a strategist, mother, sovereign, and reformist.
We chose to travel along paid Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse road, a mountain freeway that is 48 kilometers long. But due to various turns and stops it would be quite long…
Should you try to find some tips for trips, Lower Austria offers many. You can cool yourself on a boat ride on the largest underground lake in Europe. Or you can travel in time in a nostalgia express. People who love animals and nature can observe their life under water in Unterwasserrreich natural park, or they can watch bears of Arbesbach. And this is hardly everything you can do there.
The capital of Austria is full of attractions interesting for tourists. The Natural History Museum is one of them. Former residence of the Habsburgs is where the museum resides today – Hofburg palace complex.
After a visit of St.Stephen Dome tower, let´s have a look at Austrian capital from similar height, but from the outlook, which, for sure, will not be so old and monumental as the age of the cathedral.
Close to Bratislava suburbs, an extensive area of Schloss Hof Castle is to be situated. Its history is connected with Emperor's Habsburg Family. Vast park, neighbouring farm, including animals' breeding, but also rich cultural programme, since spring till the autumn, made such place an attractive target for small excursion.
Vienna is one of the places that look like tourists - for its attractiveness and charm. It offers much, so won't bored there certainly will not. But who wants to feel like a fairy tale and relax in a beautiful park full of fountains modified, it should forget visit the baroque Belvedere palace.
I went to Macedonia due to my work. I spent there all week, and although it was business trip, wasn´t problem to see beauty at least the part of this wonderful country, if possible, and look best known.
Vienna, a capital of Austria, belongs to most attractive European places of interest, from tourist point of view. The wealth of historical monuments, a great number of architectonical sightseeings as well as many actual topics - all these places, joined with famous names and its stories or legends, make from Vienna a pleasant and always different target for any visitor.
Bike – a simple machine on two wheels; we decided to use it during our summer vacation to explore beauties of nature, history of various places and last but not least to get fitter. Come with us to this unusual bike trip, which starts at the largest housing development, Petrzalka, and ends in Wolfsthal, a picturesque Austrian village.
The medieval town of Hainburg was an interesting stop on our bike journey. Today we continue across a long bridge, two Austrian towns and the largest castle compound in Austria – Schloss Hof.
In the last article of our bike trip we move from the largest baroque castle compound in Austria, Schloss Hof, across new Bikebridge of Liberty, to the city districts of Slovakia’s capital, Bratislava.
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