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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
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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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More info on Carnuntum

How to get there by car from Vienna:A4 Ostautobahn - exit Fischamend/Bratislava - B9 main road to Petronell-Carnuntum or Bad Deutsch-Altenburg (about 30-45 minutes).How to get there by train:S7 train...
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dvideira
Apr 22, 2004

And do not miss the Heidentor

Heidentor, or Heathen's Gate.Althoug its name, it was neither heathen nor a gate, at all....It was proved to be a quadrifrons ( or tetrypylon, in Greek ) - a pillared building with four archways built...
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dvideira
Apr 25, 2004

Melk - location

Melk is situated on the Wachau.The Wachau is a stretch of the Danube Valley between Melk and Krems, in Lower Austria.It is one of the most beautiful river landscapes in the world. It preserves in an...
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dvideira
Apr 25, 2004

Day Trip to Bratislava

For a change of culture, visiting Bratislava in Slovakia is an easy day trip from Vienna. Trains run from Vienna Sudbahnhof twice an hour and the journey takes about an hour. A return ticket cost 14...
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AnnS
Apr 29, 2008

Kahlenberg Hill.

The excursion to the outside of Vienna to Kahlenberg Hill is one of the most popular destinations during the traveling to Vienna or being there. It is really very nice place to visit. Kahlenber is one...
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chiara76
Nov 21, 2005

Mahler House

Another early start and a drive from Vienna but we had a lovely day out. Mahler had a composing cottage in Steinbach am Attersee in Upper Austria. He gave this house up and looked for another which he...
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margaretvn
May 29, 2005

Kahlenberg

The history of Kahlenberg goes back to 1683 when a King from Poland tried to free Vienna from Turkish. Kahlenberg is very beautiful place and you could view the whole Vienna from the top of...
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Imbi
Nov 29, 2003

Modling

This is a lovely little town not far from Vienna, we went there because Beethoven had lodged in the town several times and there was a house there where he had lived. The house is open to the public,...
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margaretvn
May 29, 2005

Rauhenstein Castle ruins

We had to visit these ruins (which are not far from Baden) because Beethoven regularly walked through the woods around the ruins (it was a ruined castle even in his time) and because his nephew Carl...
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margaretvn
Oct 14, 2007

Daytrip to Melk

I visited in winter, so boat tour to Melk was out of question. I was advised by the receptionist to simply take the train to melk instead of tourbus, and he was so correct. There are frequent trains...
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caffelatte
Jan 03, 2008

KUGEL MUGEL REPUBLIC

Edwin Lipburger, a rather eccentric artist founded this mini republic in 1984 in the Prater Park not far from Vienna's big wheel. When he first created the Kugel Mugel in Lower Austria, he ended up in...
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mel_bee
May 20, 2003

Daytrip to Bratislava

Having already been to Vienna a couple of times and visited the top attractions, we used one of our days to take a daytrip to Bratislava, Slovakia, just an hour away. On the advice of some folks on a...
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Dabs
Jun 09, 2008
 
 
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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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