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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  • Must-Haves for a Feminine and Chic Look

    Today I wanted to share with you how you my fashion must-haves for a feminine and chic look, that you can wear from day to night. I got inspired for this post from an article “In Basics We Trust” that I came across on Advize, Zalando’s new platform for fashion advice. I definitely agree with… Read more »

  • Fairytale Church at Mexikoplatz

    One of the architectural treasures of Leopoldstadt, the Viennese second district is St. Francis of Assi – a fairytale-like church at Mexikoplatz. This gorgeous church reminds me of a castle. Everytime I look at its towers, I imagine Rapunzel at the window, with her beautiful hair… Yes, this place would be the perfect location for a shooting… Read more »

  • Perfect Dinner at LE’O

    Ending your day with a perfect dinner is always a great idea. In Vienna, one of the places you can do this is definitely LE’O, a fine dining restaurant in the first district. We were invited to a dinner at LE’O a while ago, and we were really delighted with the experience, which is why… Read more »

  • 7 Essential Tips For Traveling To China

    About a month ago lovely Jess, the author of a great travel blog Tripelio and a passionate traveler who had a chance to live in China and explore this fascinating country, suggested to share with our readers her 7 Essential Tips For Traveling To China. We only wish we knew these insider tips last year, when we… Read more »

  • Cherry Blossom Street

    Welcome to the Hainburger Weg – the cherry blossom street in Vienna. From the previous posts and our Instagram feed, you can easily notice our love for the blossom and this time of the year. Everything is so much nicer, if you add a touch of pink! 🙂 In today’s post, you will see a face… Read more »

  • Studiranje u Beču – Prednosti i mane

    Dragi naši čitaoci, Posle preduge pauze, vraćamo se temi studiranje u Beču. Na ovu temu razume se imamo toliko toga da kažemo, da prosto ne znamo odakle početi, pa onda nikako da nastane i post. Tako da se zahvaljujemo našoj dragoj čitateljki Aleksandri koja nas je podstakla da se ozbiljnije posvetimo ovoj važnoj rubrici na… Read more »

  • Breakfast at Cafe Oper Wien

    Viennese State Opera house one of the main sights and meeting points in Vienna, the place we pass by almost on a daily basis. Also if you are a tourist, you must have passed next to it, at least once. Maybe if you were in a rush, you haven’t noticed that the Opera house conveys… Read more »

  • Colors of Spring

    Colors of spring have painted Vienna! Everywhere you look there are gorgeous blossoming trees in most diverse shades of pink, the weather is warm and the scent of cherry blossom is in the air. We were waiting for weeks for this gorgeous Magnolia in Votiv park to bloom and had to capture its beauty in… Read more »

  • Belgrade Bloom

    End of March and April are one of the best times of the year to visit Belgrade. During this period the city blooms and almost everywhere you look there will be a cherry tree or a gorgeous Magnolia. Go for a walk around our favorite district Vrachar, the most densely populated part of the city, where… Read more »

  • Teastories – Favorite Tea Place in Vienna

    Let us tell you the story about our favorite tea place in Vienna. It all started last year with Irina – a lovely, creative being, Spanish teacher, master Instagrammer and blogger (check her gorgeous gallery here and blog here). On our way back home from an Instameet, we stopped by Westbahnhof and Irina took me… Read more »