Study in Vienna: Life in a dorm or a shared flat?

If you are planning to study in Vienna or temporary move here for an internship, or something else, most likely you will end up deciding between life in a dorm or a shared flat. Ok, it is also great if you can rent a flat for yourself, but we will cover that in some of… Read more »

True Spirit of the Viennese life: Our Stay at Hotel Altstadt Vienna

How does it feel to live in Vienna? What is the taste of the genuine Viennese “altbau” life? Life in a building constructed in 1902, gorgeous staircase, 4-meter ceilings and those beautiful tall windows and doors. Life with genuine neighbors, Viennese living next door. A stay at gorgeous boutique and heritage hotel Altstadt Vienna, makes… Read more »

A day in GREY – Magical T-Shirt That Nourishes Our Skin

This post my friends, is about a revelation. An illumination. A revelation that there is a t-shirt, that does good to your skin. Its name is GREY, and it is made of a revolutionary fabric, that nourishes the skin, while you wear it. I am a proud owner of this magical t-shirt and I am… Read more »

Gourmet Secrets of Brunnenmarkt – Insider Guide to the most colorful Viennese Market

She is a food stylist, recipe developer and an artist in the kitchen. And a layer to be. She travels the world discovering new flavors. She is in love with spices and chickpeas. And stuffed bell peppers. Her name is Nikolina and she will reveal us all the gourmet, top foodie secrets of Brunnenmarkt. As… Read more »

Take a Swim: Top Pools, Lakes and Ponds in and around Vienna

Surviving summer in the city is not easy. Especially in a city like Vienna, where 98 percent of the flats have no AC… Even if you want to buy it on your own, you will most likely get a big, fat NO from your landlord. The best way to cool off in those cases is… Read more »

Planet Pink is Calling – Visiting Las Coloradas

It was a day when our planet Earth felt like planet Pink. It started with waking up in the most charming pink hotel Rosas & Xocolate in Merida, the capital of Yucatan. Sissi stepped on the gas of our beloved Nissan Sentra (rented car we used for exploring Yucatan), and already in 3 hours we… Read more »

Travel Hacks: What you need to know if you travel by plane

Hope that many of you are reading these lines while laying somewhere at the beach. And since it is vacation time, I thought to share some travel hacks. To be precise, our focus today is all about what you need to know if you travel by plane. How to protect your rights and make the most of… Read more »

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 »

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  • 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 »

  • 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 »

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