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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  • Christmas Village at Maria-Theresien-Platz

    As we have already mentioned in the previous post, in winter time Vienna turns to Christmas city, with markets and Christmas villages scattered all over. If we managed to count well, there are currently 12 Christmas markets in Vienna. Some of them are temporary, while the smaller ones are open only on certain days, usually… Read more »

  • Christmas spirit in Vienna

    Christmas spirit is in Vienna! 🙂 The whole city is wonderfully decorated and there are Christmas markets on almost every bigger square. Tourists are everywhere, as this time of the year is the most popular for a visit to Vienna – there are around 2 million visitors in the Christmas season [as we read in several… Read more »

  • Oversized Sweater

    I was looking for an oversized sweater for a long time and was delighted when I found this one at Zara. It is very warm and cozy, but what I love the most is the hood! 🙂 How about you – do you like oversized sweaters? This outfit post was totally unplanned, Una and I were… Read more »

  • Sushi at Natsu

    A few weeks ago, we tried sushi at Natsu in the Viennese 7th district for the first time. Natsu is family restaurant, well known in the city for delicious food and very affordable prices. Also the service is quick and super friendly. The family Jin opened their first restaurant in 2003, and today there are three Natsu… Read more »

  • Autumn in Vienna

    Schoenbrunn garden will let you experience autumn in Vienna in the most gorgeous way. The gardens are of course open for public, and are one of the most beautiful places to walk or go jogging. If you are into photography, don’t miss checking it out! There are so many gorgeous motives and the setting is perfect… Read more »

  • Apple Strudel Show

    Apple strudel is a Viennese classic, perfect to enjoy during the colder seasons. It is light and crispy, with delicious apple-cinnamon filling. Have you ever wondered how it’s made? Last week we saw the apple strudel making process process at the Apple Strudel Show held in the Imperial Bakery at Schoenbrunn Palace. This event takes place… Read more »

  • Pars – The best Persian Restaurant in Vienna

    Today’s story is all about taste of a distant cuisine – we are taking you to Pars – the best Persian restaurant in Vienna ! Vienna is a genuine multicultural city which is reflected, among other, in its rich gastronomic offer. The competence is big, and it can be a real challenge to find a… Read more »

  • Goodbye October

    Hi guys! Who would say that it is already the end of October! The weather in Vienna has been quite cold lately, and it feels like winter. The time has come to wear beanies, warm jackets and boots. What is the weather like in your city? I have recently bought this yellow jacket in Zara… Read more »

  • Student at WU

    Hi everyone! So today you get to meet one student at WU (Wirtschaftsuniversitaet Wien)! Myself! 😀 The new campus of the Vienna University for Economics and Business, is located in the second district, close to Prater. Apart from study rooms and libraries, we also have a canteen, fitness center, and few stores and restaurants here. The… Read more »

  • National day of Austria

    Today was the National day of Austria. It is a public holiday, celebrated in the entire country. Here are a few shots we made today on Heldenplatz in the center of Vienna. 🙂 Na današnji dan se u Austriji proslavlja nacionalni praznik, povodom potpisivanja deklaracije o nezavisnosti 1955.godine. Ovaj praznik se obeležava raznim manifestacijama po… Read more »