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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  • La Mercerie – The Best Croissants in Vienna

    Bonjour from La Mercerie, the place with the best croissants in Vienna! We fell in love with La Mercerie months ago. It was love at first sight and bite. This lovely French style bakery, located in our favorite 9th district, was opened in a space that used to be an old pharmacy. The interior is… Read more »

  • Stop and smell the Peonies

    While walking around Burggarten at this time of the year, you simply have to stop and smell the peonies. <3 Because you don’t get to see bushes of huuuuge peonies growing in public places often, don’t you? Peonies at Burggarten start blooming usually second week of April and last about around the end of first week of… Read more »

  • Cherry Blossom Time in Vienna

    When is the cherry blossom time in Vienna? When can I see cherry blossoms, when do Magnolias in Vienna bloom… These are the questions we have been getting a lot at this time of the year. For this reason, we decided to write a blog post on the topic, for all of you blossom hunters… Read more »

  • Fashion Flashback – Editorial by Zalando

    And at last spring is here! New beginnings, new trends and clothing items that I have been accumulating during the past months, are ready to be worn. Last winter was way too cold and I couldn’t be happier to finally get rid of the thick layers. Today’s fashion talk, inspired with Editorial by Zalando, is all about… Read more »

  • Brunch at Graben 30

    An ideal Sunday has to include a brunch with our dearest people.  A while ago we were invited to a brunch at Graben 30, a new place in one of our favorite streets in the very center of Vienna. After having visited this gorgeous restaurant-bar, we can say first of all, that in our opinion a… Read more »

  • Winter Postcards from the Snowy Vienna

    Snowy Vienna, it is a precious scene that I don’t get to experience every year. I really love snow, but for some reason, wherever I happen to be, it doesn’t snow. And it starts snowing as soon as I leave the place, which makes me go nuts. Because there is nothing I enjoy in winter… Read more »

  • Winter Hot Spot in Vienna with Carmex

    Ice, ice, baby! This winter in Vienna has been literally ice cold. However snow and temperatures in minus created their magic, that no visual addict can resist. This is why we were very happy when Carmex invited us to take part in their campaign, and show you our Winter Hot Spot in Vienna. Just in case… Read more »

  • Breakfast at Salonplafond

    Salonplafond located inside the MAK Museum already got its place on our list of the most Instagramable cafes-restaurants in Vienna. But the interiors is not the main reason why we are always looking forward to visiting this extraordinary restaurant. It is of course their food. 🙂 Unfortunately Isi was not in town when this post was created,… Read more »

  • Vienna Christmas Markets Guide

    Xmas is around the corner and we decided to prepare for you a small Vienna Christmas markets guide. Or maybe we should call it ultimate Vienna Christmas Markets Guide, since it covers 8 markets out of 12 around the city? 😀 This festive mood is our favorite time of the year in Vienna, because the… Read more »

  • Christmas Market in Schönbrunn

    If you are visiting Vienna at this time of the year, it can be overwhelming to choose among different Christmas markets, as there are about 12 of them around the city. Many of them offer quite the same content, both in terms of food as well as souvenirs and other things you can get there…. Read more »