Vienna. Itinerary day 51 Mar 2016

Vienna. Itinerary day 5

On New Year’s Day every nation in the world looks to Vienna and its famous New Year’s Concert. The tickets are only available for a few and they become sold out the same day that can be bought, many months before the event. But the concert can be watched in giant screens at the City Hall square (Rathaus) and it’s repeated several times during the day.

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Vienna. Itinerary day 127 Feb 2016

Vienna. Itinerary day 1

We arrived to Vienna airport in the afternoon and, after picking the luggage, we took the CAT (City Airport Train) which left us very close to the hotel where we stayed, near Stadtpark Park. After doing the check-in at the hotel and resting a bit in our room, we decided to spend our first afternoon walking aimlessly, just to have a first contact with the city.

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Music in Vienna26 Feb 2016

Music in Vienna

Vienna is classical music’s world capital: Vienna Philarmonic Orchestra, Vienna Boys’ Choir and the worldwide broadcasted New Year’s Concert are good examples of this. Vienna has some of the best concert halls all over the world, (like the National Opera and Musikverin Golden Hall) and it’s said that here lived more famous composers than anywhere in the world. You’ll find Mozart in almost every corner of the city, and he even has his own cake and

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Vienna Travel Guide23 Feb 2016

Vienna Travel Guide

This is our travel diary about the quick trip that we made to Vienna in 2011 during Christmas time and the New Year coming. Vienna, the capital of Austria, keeps all the traces of an imperial city. It’s full of mansions turned to cafes, restaurants and shops, horse carriages for tourists and an ambient of luxury opposed to a huge amount of poor people begging for alms at many places in the city.

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