CEWE Instawalk through Picture Perfect Viennese Cafes

So many of you loved our blog post about the most Instagrammable cafes in Vienna, so today it is time to show you a few more picture perfect Viennese cafes, that I got to visit during CEWE Instawalk, together with a few other fellow bloggers. Probably everyone already knows CEWE,  but just in case you… Read more »

Japanese in Vienna – Interview and Insider Tips from the Artist Manaho Shimokawa

In the previous post, I have introduced you to the “People of Vienna”, new section on the blog, where foreigners in Vienna will share their stories and authentic tips, about where you can experience their culture in the Austrian capital. The first in the row, is the story of a gorgeous Japanese in Vienna, multi-talented… Read more »

Introducing the People of Vienna

Hello our dear readers! Did you know that our Vienna Insider was founded by an anthropologist? Please just don’t tell me now that you don’t know that anthropologists are researching peoples and cultures around the world, and are interesting in all aspects of human culture. From food, to medicine, material culture, economics, migrations, indigenous peoples,… Read more »

Night to Remember – The Golden Masquerade Ball at Hilton Vienna Plaza

Vienna ball season has passed and it is time to reflect upon the Golden Masquerade Ball at Hilton Vienna Plaza. Remember, I told you about it back in December? And I was really happy to meet some of you, our dear Vienna Insider readers there! The Golden Masquerade Ball was a night to remember, that… Read more »

Stay in the heart of Ljubljana, just like the Queen – Grand Hotel Union

Ljubljana, the charming Slovenian capital is always worth a visit. Especially if you are based in Vienna, Ljubljana may be a great choice for a weekend getaway, or a short trip. It is only 3 and a half hours drive from Vienna by car, but there are also very affordable deals if you want to… Read more »

Must Visit Traditional Viennese Cafés and Pastry Shops

Worldwide Vienna is known for its coffee culture and cakes. All around the city, but especially in the heart of Vienna, you will find numerous historic cafes and pastry shops, that cherish the spirit of the traditional Viennese coffee culture and serve extraordinary Austrian cakes. Today we share with you our top 8 Must Visit… Read more »

Waking up to Bled lake view – Our Stay at Hotel Golf

Have you ever been to Bled? In December my bestie Sisi and I have visited this adorable Slovenian lake town. For me it was the second (the first was actually 10 years ago), while for Sisi it was the first time here. During our short trip we stayed at Hotel Golf by Sava Hotels and… Read more »

The joy of giving – New Year’s gift ideas

It is the most wonderful time of the year! Time to shine, to reflect upon the year passing by, to feel the joy of giving and show some love with presents for your dearest people. Una and I belong to those people who actually prefer the whole act of giving gifts then receiving them. Not… Read more »

The Golden Masquerade – Vienna Ball of Mystery and Glamour

Nothing depicts the glamour of Vienna as the ball season. It feels like suddenly finding yourself somewhere in the past – you notice people walking around in those gorgeous outfits, all excited, on the way to those incredible locations where they dance, have fun and mingle. Now tell me, have you ever been to a… Read more »

Why you shouldn’t miss Christmas in Linz

Last weekend we were on a special mission powered by Linz Tourismus – to explore Linz and its Christmas markets! Mingling around, discovering the city on a chilly weather, tasting all those delicious treats and drinks was not an easy job, but someone had to do it. 😀 And we brought our dear friends and… Read more »

  • Lisbon Guide

    Lisbon belongs to the gems of European capitals. One day in this gorgeous city was of course not nearly enough to explore it, but at least I got a glimpse into some of its treasures and decided to share with you my small Lisbon guide. My friend Ofelia and I headed to Lisbon from Porto,… Read more »

  • Best Ice-Cream in Vienna

    It is not so easy to decide what is the best ice-cream in Vienna! There are many great places, depending on what you like and there are often new parlors opening, so it is challenging to keep up the pace and stay updated with all the newcomers. Today’s article is not about ratings, it is… Read more »

  • Top Things to See and Do in Porto

    It is very easy to fall in love with Porto, its colors, tiled buildings, cobbled streets, nostalgic atmosphere and the friendly people around you. In this post I will share with you some of the top things to see and do in Porto. The city is very picturesque and peaceful, charming and lovely. Even though… Read more »

  • Cafe Rüdigerhof

    Cafe Rüdigerhof definitely belongs to one of those insider, local places, where there is no sign of tourists. It is located in the fifth district, in a beautiful art nouveau, historic building. This restaurant is so lovely in spring and summer, when you can enjoy delicious Viennese cuisine in the shades of their beautiful garden…. Read more »

  • Portugal Travel Tips

    Hello everyone! Last week I visited Portugal for the first time with Ofelia, one of my dearest friends. Unfortunately Isi could not join us, since she is currently living in the library, studying for her exams. But luckily they will be over soon, so she will finally return to this blog. 😀 In this post, I… Read more »

  • Rose scented Volksgarten

    Volksgarten is the most beautiful garden in Vienna during the month of June, since this is when 3000 rose bushes bloom. Everyone is mingling around, admiring more than 200 sorts of roses in most diverse colors. For the ones loving to read in the outdoors, this might be just perfect place to relax and enjoy… Read more »

  • French Bistro Le Bol

    We already wrote about French bistro Le Bol last year, but as we visit it often, we wanted to share with you a few pictures more. Monsieur Seguin is still our absolute favorite salad in Le Bol (and most likely in Vienna in general 🙂 ), and recently we found out that you can order… Read more »

  • Chilling in Augarten

    One of Vienna’s biggest and oldest parks (about 50 hectars) is Augarten, located in the second district. We love walking along its shady avenues during the hot summer days, as there is enough shade and always a light breeze, so the heat is not. Besides baroque palaces, Augarten hosts a porcelain factory, the Vienna’s boys… Read more »

  • Brinner Joseph Genuss

    Last Thursday, along with many other Viennese bloggers, we were invited to Brinner at Joseph Genuss, where we could taste the creations from the new summer breakfast menu. We were very happy to be part of this event, as Joseph Genuss is among our top three favorite breakfast places in Vienna and definitely our favorite… Read more »

  • Spring in Schönbrunn

    Hello everyone! Spring finally came back to Vienna, so we got to enjoy a lot of sun in the past two days. The post was taken in the gardens of the palace Schönbrunn, one of our favorite places in Vienna! It is enjoyable for a walk and always an inspiring location for photo-shootings. There is also… Read more »