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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  • 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 »

  • Bistro Le Bol

    Hi everyone! In today’s post we wish to tell about a great place where you can enjoy French food and pastries – bistro Le Bol. Le Bol is centrally located, in the first district, in a street parallel to Kaertnerstrasse. It is a great place to visit when the weather is sunny and warm. We… Read more »

  • Woman Day

    Hello everyone! Tomorrow is “Woman Day” in Vienna, which means that many stores all over the city will offer 20% discount on the new collection, cosmetics… Some of the brands that will participate are Mango, Humanic, Liebeskind, Douglas, Pandora, Vero Moda, Only, Salamander, Calzedonia, Intimissimi and many other. Woman day is organized twice a year… Read more »

  • Sunday in Burggarten

    Hi guys! The weather in Vienna was great yesterday, so we went to Burggarten! It was warm enough, so I could wear short skirt. These UGG boots are one of my favorite, since they are very comfortable and easy to pair. My sister, lovely friend Sara and I went for a lunch at Motto am… Read more »

  • Visiting gorgeous Hallstatt

    With today’s entry we are starting our travel category. At the moment, we are staying in Austria and reporting from adorable town Hallstatt 🙂 As one of the most beautiful places in Austria, Hallstatt was long on our travel list. It is located in Upper Austria’s region Salzkammegut, around 300km away from Vienna. One day… Read more »

  • Shopping in Vienna

    Dear shopaholics, This is a special post for you, where you will find our list of top shopping places in Vienna. If you are travelling to Vienna any soon, bookmark this page 🙂 1. Luxury shopping in Graben and Kaertnerstrasse (1st district) Located in the very core of Vienna, these two streets spread from Stephansplatz…. Read more »

  • The best of Vienna in 3 Hours

    In this post, we have prepared for you our recommendations on how to see the best of Vienna in 3 hours. Maybe you are changing flights in Vienna and have a few hours to wait for your plane, but instead of sitting at the airport, you prefer going for a quick sightseeing tour. Or Vienna is… Read more »

  • Strolling around Schwedenplatz

    We don’t really fancy Schwedenplatz, as it is always crowded and there is a lot of traffic. Anyway, there a few interesting things to see in this area. We started our walk from Stephansplatz, all the way down Rotenturmstrasse. We think of Rotenturmstrasse as of an ice-cream street, as there are around five or more… Read more »