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 »

Give the girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world

“Give the girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world” is one of the most popular shoe related quotes out there. Someone say it is what Marilyn Monroe said, someone oppose, I guess it is hard to tell for sure. In any case, let me proudly introduce you to my “right shoes for… Read more »

Vienna’s Top Picnic Locations with GROM

What says summer more, than ice-cream and picnic? Or even better – gelato and picnic? Ice-cream and gelato, those two are different, because only gelato is the authentic Italian specialty. It has a soul, the flavor that takes you to my favorite European country of them all. Due to work, and simply life, I can’t… Read more »

CEWE Instawalk through Picture Perfect Viennese Cafes

So many of you loved our blog post about the most Instagrammable cafes in Vienna, so today it is time to show you a few more picture perfect Viennese cafes, that I got to visit during CEWE Instawalk, together with a few other fellow bloggers. Probably everyone already knows CEWE,  but just in case you… Read more »

Japanese in Vienna – Interview and Insider Tips from the Artist Manaho Shimokawa

In the previous post, I have introduced you to the “People of Vienna”, new section on the blog, where foreigners in Vienna will share their stories and authentic tips, about where you can experience their culture in the Austrian capital. The first in the row, is the story of a gorgeous Japanese in Vienna, multi-talented… Read more »

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 »

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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 »