A little party never killed nobody – Speakeasy in Hilton Vienna Plaza

A little party never killed nobody, so we gon’ dance until we drop A little party never killed nobody, right here, right now’s all we got! This song by Fergie was playing in my mind while my bestie Anja and I were creating pictures for this post. And it is also the perfect introduction to… Read more »

Hello Sinners – All the things you shouldn’t miss in Las Vegas

Hello Sinners! Have you ever been to Las Vegas? We haven’t been there either! At least not yet! But our dearest friend Sissi, that is also part of our Vienna Insider team and blog contributor, has. For all of you that might plan a trip, or wanna know what is up in that universe, Sissi… Read more »

The Best Ice-Cream in Vienna

It is not so easy to decide which is the best ice-cream in Vienna! There are many great places and constantly new parlors opening, so it is challenging to keep up the pace and stay updated with all the newcomers. This article is not about ratings, it is just about our personal preferences, after having… Read more »

Give the girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world

“Give the girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world” is one of the most popular shoe related quotes out there. Someone say it is what Marilyn Monroe said, someone oppose, I guess it is hard to tell for sure. In any case, let me proudly introduce you to my “right shoes for… Read more »

Vienna’s Top Picnic Locations with GROM

What says summer more, than ice-cream and picnic? Or even better – gelato and picnic? Ice-cream and gelato, those two are different, because only gelato is the authentic Italian specialty. It has a soul, the flavor that takes you to my favorite European country of them all. Due to work, and simply life, I can’t… Read more »

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 »

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  • Postcard from Beijing

    Ni hao everyone with a postcard from Beijing! Our blog has been silent for a long time, due to our trip to China. Unfortunatelly, we couldn’t access our blog Vienna Insider in Beijing, so we weren’t able to report you live from our trip. We were really sorry about that, because we would love to have some… Read more »

  • Stadtpark Spring Edition

    There are many beautiful parks in Vienna, where you can hang out and enjoy the sun in warm spring days. One of them is Stadtpark, an English landscape garden, just a couple of minutes walk from the very center of Vienna (or if you are taking the subway, it is U4 stop Stadtpark). After the… Read more »

  • Sakai – taste of Japan

    After our post from Setagayapark, we decided to continue with the Japanese theme and introduce you Sakai – an extraordinary restaurant in the 8th district, where you can indulge in authentic Japanese cuisine. Last week, we had a huge pleasure to meet dear ViennaEats – our favorite foodie in Vienna, for lunch (we warmly advise you to… Read more »

  • Setagaya Japanese garden in Vienna

    Konnichiwa minna-san! Welcome to Setagaya Japanese garden in the 19th district of Vienna! The cultural exchange between Doebling, the 19th Viennese district, and Setagaya – a suburb of Tokyo, resulted among other, in the creation of this beautiful oasis. The best time of the year to visit Setagaya Japanese garde is undeniably early spring, when the trees… Read more »

  • Tart’a Tata

    Looking great, tasting even better, a tart is always a good idea. Tart’a Tata is a charming, traditional french bakery, making delicious little tarts and pastries. Located in the seventh district (Lindengasse – parallel to Mariahilfestrasse) Tart’a Tata is a true insider place, where you will hardly find any tourists. The customers are all local Viennese people, and… Read more »

  • Podersdorf – Weekend Getaway

    We have been eagerly waiting for the warm weather to start visiting the beautiful regions in the surroundings of Vienna. Last Sunday, we headed to the little town of Podersdorf at Neusiedler Lake. Just 40km away from Vienna, the national park and UNESCO heritage site Neusiedlersee is a perfect place for a weekend getaway. Neusiedler… Read more »

  • Blooming Skirt

    Happy Saturday everyone! This is an outfit I wore while last time when I was in our summer house, at Palic lake in the North of Serbia. The day was sunny and beautiful, so I could finally wear my new blooming skirt that I ordered from Sheinside. This is the first time that we are… Read more »

  • Rori’s Finest Sweets

    Hello everyone! It has been a while ever since we had a sweet talk, which is why we are sharing with you today a very special place we have recently discovered in Margareten, fifth district of Vienna – Rori’s Finest Sweets. There is no way that you can pass by this pastry-shop without being mesmerized… Read more »

  • Happy Easter

    Happy Easter! We are wishing happy holiday to everyone celebrating Easter today! Accompanying pictures we made at the Easter market at Freyung in the center of Vienna (which will be open until 6th of April), we decided to write something about Austrian Easter traditions and general Easter customs. Our sources were several of our Austrian… Read more »

  • Blossom – Spring in Vienna

    Is there something more beautiful in nature than blossom? For us, probably not. Magnolias, syringa, cherry and others, in all the splendid pastel colors, always make us smile and we simply have to snap a picture. The only sad thing is that the blossoms are quickly gone. Regardless of the weather, it is blossom that… Read more »