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 »

Rosas & Xocolate Boutique Hotel and Spa – Pink dream in Merida

Discovering that there is such a place as hotel Rosas & Xocolate, was simply love at the first sight. Just seeing the shade of pink and overall design online was enough. We were already so excited to visit gorgeous Merida, the capital of Yucatan, during our Mexican road trip and the fact that we were about… Read more »

What we ate in Klyo: Healthy breakfast at the Danube

As genuine foodies we are always up for trying out new places in town, especially when it comes to breakfast. Having breakfast (or actually any other meal, not made by our grandma) at home is just too boring. Food tastes better if made by someone else, and consumed in good company, don’t you agree? So… Read more »

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  • Patibon

    Chocolate, anyone?! If your answer is positive, just keep scrolling and enjoy! : ) Last week got invited for the tasting of Patibon chocolate, the newcomer to the Viennese chocolate scene. Bitter and disappointed with the pralines in several chocolate stores we visited in Vienna so far, we headed to hotel Marriott with enthusiasm and hope… Read more »

  • Green Parka

    Hi guys! Just a quick hello with an outfit post I wore a few days ago, on a beautiful, sunny winter day in Vienna. Green parka, ripped jeans, massive scarf and biker boots – very quick and easy to pair, and get an urban, cozy look. This parka was bought looong time ago via Asos,… Read more »

  • Ulrich

    Neubau is one of our favorite districts in Vienna. It is peaceful, the architecture is beautiful and there are lovely photogenic corners everywhere. Apart from this, Neubau treasures many cool shops, cafes and restaurants. One of them is Ulrich – cozy and modern cafe-restaurant with delicious food. Ulrich is particularly popular place for lunch among… Read more »

  • Modeakt15: Let’s talk about Fashion!

    We drive on U3, heading for Ottakring. Our final destination – Herbststrasse 104. After a short walk, we are there. White, big building is in front of us. We hesitate a bit, as this is not just any building. It is a school, the first school we are entering in Austria. As soon as we… Read more »

  • Vienna in February

    Hello everyone! Here are the shots of Vienna in February, that we took and posted on Instagram! It was a very busy month for us and it passed quickly. We are now looking forward to many new projects and the arrival of spring. Grey, cloudy days are perfect for pictures of architecture, but the cold is… Read more »

  • Love Ynot? Milano

    Another winter outfit I wore last Monday – a warm leather jacket, knitted sweater, jeans and ankle boots. This bag with London-inspired print is one of my favorite bags ever. Una bought it for me ages ago (probably 2008) in Trieste, our favorite city in Italy. The brand’s name is Ynot? from Milan, and they… Read more »

  • Lugeck: Tradition with a Modern Twist

    Hello everyone! We are here today with a genuine insider story about the Austrian cuisine. Stay with us, as we are taking you behind the scenes, deep into the kitchen, the pans and pots of Lugeck – the restaurant where you can try exquisite traditional Austrian dishes with a modern twist. Lugeck is a very… Read more »

  • Zigzag Coat

    I have been struggling for months to find a nice coat. I liked a one in beige color from Zara’s winter collection, but I didn’t buy it instantly, since I wanted to wait for a while, since I thought that maybe some other models arrive. And they didn’t. By the time I realized this, my… Read more »

  • Wiener Eistraum and the City Skyliner

    There is always something going on at Rathausplatz – a few months ago there was a circus, then the Christmas market and now it is the 7000-square meter ice rink Wiener Eistraum. Skating at this ice rink is a pure pleasure, not only for the beautiful surroundings, but also because of its shape – besides circular… Read more »

  • Simply Raw Bakery

    Exploring the Viennese streets is always an exciting activity. You could play a game – avoiding the busy streets and the typical tourist path. It is the unfamiliar route that will take you to the unexpected insider places, stores, cafes and photogenic corners. An exploratory walk like this took us to the Simply Raw Bakery –… Read more »