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 »

Paradise is Personal – Dream Vacation in NIZUC Resort and Spa

Most things in life are too good to be true. And yet there are those priceless moments when life surprises you with something that exceeds all of your expectations. This post is all about la dolche vita and our dream vacation in NIZUC Resort and Spa, an award winning luxury resort at the Caribbean, in far away… Read more »

Perfect Places for Autumn Photo Sessions in Vienna

Loving fall most of all! Who else agrees that autumn is the most gorgeous season? The colors of the nature are simply mind blowing and throwing leaves around makes just the perfect scene. I will share with you today some of the most perfect places for autumn photo sessions in Vienna. Make notes and hurry… Read more »

Facts About Me and my Instagram Tips

Hello dear reader! After three years blogging, the time has come to tell you a few facts about me – Una, founder, editor in chief and photographer of our Vienna Insider blog. I always love reading articles about the authors of the blogs I follow, so when Emma Matratze team asked me to share my Emma experience… Read more »

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  • Happy New Year 2015

    Dear Visitors of our Vienna Insider blog, We are wishing you a happy New Year! Lots of laughter, success, good friends, beautiful moments and love. We will do our best to publish more often and make this blog a place full with interesting information and inspiration for you in 2015. Thank you very much for… Read more »

  • Hello from Belgrade

    Hello from Belgrade! This is the first post we shot in our neighborhood in Belgrade. Even though we quickly got used to and really love Vienna, Belgrade is the city we carry in our hearts. <3 It always feels nice to come home and meet family and friends. When talking about family, meet Lea –… Read more »

  • Breakfast at Café Français

    Café Français a very charming place nearby the University of Vienna and the beautiful Votiv Cathedral (U2 station Schottentor). It never disappoints us, whether it is breakfast, snack, lunch, dessert or dinner time. The quality of the food is great and the portions are generous. Most of the dishes are French style, however many of them… Read more »

  • Café Leopold Hawelka

    Café Leopold Hawelka is one of those iconic places in Vienna. It was opened in 1939 by Mrs. Josefine and Mr.Leopold Hawelka and frequented by famous people (from Andy Warhol to the royalty), artists, intellectuals and of course tourists. What made this place so special were at first its owners themselves – Mr.Hawelka used to… Read more »

  • Christmas Market at Karlsplatz

    Welcome to the artistic Christmas market at Karlsplatz in Vienna! 🙂 If you are looking for unique arts and crafts, hand-made jewelry, clothing items, ornaments, ceramics and much more, this is a place to go. It is also perfect for people with children, since there are many interesting things for them here – a playground with… Read more »

  • Sunny December

    We are having very sunny December in Vienna… Last week the weather has been cold, but sunny and beautiful. Even though I enjoy the sun, I wish for snow! 🙂 Because winter without snow really makes no sense, you are freezing and everything around is bare and grey. At least, when it is snowing, you… Read more »

  • Christmas Market am Hof

    When in Vienna, don’t simply walk along the largest, most crowded streets. Be adventurous and take the side ones, since they will take you to some stunning little squares, numerous cool stores, beautiful cafes and restaurants, or in this time of the year to the hidden Christmas markets. The Christmas market am Hof is a… Read more »

  • Christmas in the Heart of Vienna

    In this post we are taking you for a little walk in which you can experience Christmas in the heart of Vienna! It is always a pleasure to take a walk around the very center of the city, especially in this time of the year when the splendid Christmas decorations will put you in a festive mood…. Read more »

  • Breakfast at Joseph Bistro

    Breakfast, as probably most important meal of the day, should be taken seriously. 🙂 It should be balanced, healthy, homemade, delicious, in ideal case organic. Exactly like breakfast at Joseph Bistro in the 3rd district. Actually Joseph is four goodnesses in one: it is a bakery (where you will find all sorts of bread and delicious pastries),… Read more »

  • Cozy and chic

    This is one of my favorite sweaters, love the peach color and the shape. Usually I wear it with black or blue jeans, and flat boots. But for shooting purposes, I decided to experiment a bit and pair it with high heels and shorts 🙂 I really like how it looks – kind of cozy and… Read more »