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Private Half-Day History Walking Tour in Vienna: The City of Many Pasts
"Vienna is not just a city of one past but a city of many pasts. Delve into Vienna's past and present on an insightful 3-hour walking tour of its colorful history and architecture. Your tour begins at Michaelerplatz where the Hofburg the Habsburg’s imperial palace and seat of power since the thirteenth century dominates the square. Clockwise from the palace is the green and gray Loos House designed by Austrian architect Adolf Loos (1870 1933).From there the tour continues down Kohlmarkt and the Graben
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Small-Group History Walking Tour in Vienna: The City of Many Pasts
"Vienna is not just a city of one past but a city of many pasts. Delve into Vienna's past and present on an insightful 3-hour walking tour of its colorful history and architecture. Your tour begins at Michaelerplatz where the Hofburg the Habsburg’s imperial palace and seat of power since the thirteenth century dominates the square. Clockwise from the palace is the green and gray Loos House designed by Austrian architect Adolf Loos (1870 1933).From there the tour continues down Kohlmarkt and the Graben
From $90.00
 
Food Tours Vienna
"On this 4-hour walking tour your guide will introduce you to some of Austria’s most delicious foods and wines.The coffee house is a natural place to start the day and you’ll visit one of the last traditional cafés that’s still in its original state.Next you’ll stop at a few venues in the surrounding neighborhoods including the famous Naschmarkt where you’ll taste a variety of Austrian cheeses and locally produced vinegars. Get an introduction to the culture of Austrian cuisine through the great variety of local and seasonal ingredients on display.The next stop will be at a Würstelstand giving you the opportunity to enjoy traditional sausages and side dishes.By this point you’re sure to be ready for some wine and in the surroundings of a historic cellar you’ll taste 3 Austrian wines.Additional stops at a typical bakery and an artisan chocolate shop will follow. Finally
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Hofburg Tips (28)

Well, back in the city centre...

Well, back in the city centre again and quite near where we started out. This is the Hofburg, a truly enormous series of palaces that houses a multitude of 'visitor attractions' including the Spanish...
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steventilly
Aug 24, 2002

The statue of Erzherzog Karl...

The statue of Erzherzog Karl in Heldenplatz. This was important to us as our 'meeting place' - we went to Vienna on a coach trip from the somewhat remote village where we were staying. The hostess on...
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steventilly
Aug 24, 2002

Hofburg

Visit the Imperial Palace (Hofburg), the residence of the Habsburg emperors until 1918. The palace was originally a medieval castle of which only the chapel has survived to this day. Today, the...
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Bjorgvin
Jul 25, 2007

explore the entire Ringstraße...

explore the entire Ringstraße area... and see the many magnificent buildings located there. Amongst those not-to-be-missed landmarks include the Parliament, City Hall, Burgtheater and...
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Krystynn
Aug 24, 2002

There is so much to do in this...

There is so much to do in this city, its almost impossible to mention, all its atractions. Of course you can not forget to visit the Belvedere Palace, Schonbrunn Palace, St. Stephen, there are plenty...
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Luis_Alberto
Aug 24, 2002

Buy a metro-ticket and visit...

Buy a metro-ticket and visit all the beautifull sights of Vienna. I've been to several capitals, but Vienna stays still one of my favorits. Because of the barok buildings, the city is very clean and...
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CvB
Aug 24, 2002

The giant cube

This was a temporary structure raised in front of Hofburg (you can see the city hall in the background). It was probably some kind of presentation of an exhibition taking place inside Hofburg.I was...
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codrutz
Sep 28, 2008

Hofburg: Empirial Appartment and Silver Rooms

The glorious history of Habsburgian times come alive in the Hofburg. Here the museums Silverkammer (Silver treasury) and Kaiser appartments (the empirial chambers) show the incredable wealth that...
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Pavlik_NL
Nov 21, 2007

Hofburg - inner courtyard

This is the old kings palace, inner cortyard of the Hofburg. Make sure you visit kings apartments, city residence of Franz Josef and his beloved queen Elisabeth, "Sissy". At the same entrance to the...
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tomeek
Sep 11, 2002

Grand buildings

There are lots of grand buildings. I feel quite guilty not knowing the name of this one as I am sure it is very famous.
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phil_uk_net
Mar 11, 2003

Prunksaal - Doors

These are the grand doors which open onto the Memorial Hall of the National Library. They're like something out of Harry Potter movie.
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yooperprof
Sep 11, 2003

Stately & imperial palaces from Franz Jospeh's era

The New Burg wing of the Hofburg complex which was the winter residence of the Habsburg emperors.This particular building is infamous because Hitler made a famous speech from the balconies.
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zrim
Mar 02, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Vienna

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Naschmarkt

After passing the Vienna Secession Building we were planning on heading towards the Vienna Ring Road when we saw a rather interesting looking market area, so we went to have a look. It turned out to...
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Karlsplatz

like what I've Said, the City of Vienna has many known and hidden squares and there are even walking tours of the hidden squares of Vienna in some tour companies. One of the Largest Squares is the...
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Theater an der Wien

This historic theater got its name from the fact that it was built on the bank of a small river called the Wien – a river that has since been banished underground. For many years the Theater an der...
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Karlskirche - St Charles Church

Karlskirche or Charles’ Church is situated at the Karlsplatz and dedicated to Saint Charles or Cardinal Carlo Borromeo. Construction of this church started in 1716 and was accomplished by 1737. Church...
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Wien Museum Karlsplatz - Historical Museum of the City of Vienna

This “Vienna Museum” (Wien Museum) is a city history museum whose collections are “a blend of art and history”, meaning that there are numerous art works on display to illustrate the historical...
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Wiener Staatsoper - State Opera House

The Vienna State Opera (Wiener Staatsoper) is said to be one of the world’s busiest opera houses, with 350 performances per year. The week I was in Vienna (the last week of October 2016), they put...
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