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 »

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  • 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 »

  • People of Belgrade

    It was a grey, windy and freezing Sunday in Belgrade. But despite the weather, the people strolling around were in a happy mood. We were with friends, taking pictures and many of the passengers walking by, smiled at us and wanted to get photographed. Spontaneous, open, friendly, easy-going, welcoming and always ready for fun –… Read more »

  • January Favorites

    Hello dear readers! Today (sorry for being so late), we are starting a new topic on the blog – the monthly favorites! It will be sorted out in the random category, where we will write about different themes we find interesting. Also, we would be very happy to hear your suggestions and what you would… Read more »

  • Happy Friday

    Happy Friday everyone! Here is another outfit for warm winter days! A simple black dress, over-knee boots, coat, a warm scarf and voila – there is a fancy outfit that you can wear any time of the day. How do you like it? This scarf is one of my current favorite items, that you will… Read more »

  • Lunch at Burgring 1

    Burg.ring1 is often on our way, but somehow, we didn’t notice it before. We found out about this cafe on Instagram, thanx to other users from Vienna sharing pictures of delicious bagels from Burgring 1. Despite craving for bagels at first, we ended up ordering an artichoke-ricotta quiche and burg.ring1 salad (avocado, oranges, radish). Both dishes… Read more »

  • Insta Vienna in January

    Here are the images of Vienna we took in January and published on Instagram 🙂 All of the pictures were made with our mobile phones – Samsung S4 and Samsung S5 and for editing, we mostly use VSCO Cam. It is a great app which helps us a lot, since the weather conditions and the lack… Read more »

  • Instameet: #Attentivenow Event

    Last Tuesday we went to our first Instameet and attended the Attentivenow event, powered by Swiss Air Lines and Instagrammers Vienna. The highlight of the evening was a beautiful light installation projected on the State Opera House. We had a privilege to enjoy the view and take pictures of the installation from the balcony of… Read more »

  • Winter in Stadtpark

    It was finally snowing last night in Vienna! : ) Happy to see a little bit of snow again, we took a walk around Stadtpark (City Park) this morning. Stadtpark is relatively big and a really nice place. There are several monuments to see there, among which is the beautiful statue of Johann Strauss. However… Read more »

  • Nautilus

    We love Italy, Mediterranean cuisine and sea food. A few days ago, we had friends visiting. Longing for some Italian flair and craving for delicious sea food, we decided to go for a dinner at Nautilus – a small restaurant at the Viennese Naschmarkt ( the most famous open air market in the 4th district). We have… Read more »