De’Longhi Coffee Moments and typical Viennese Coffee Recipes You Got to Try!

If your morning starts with coffee, then this is THE post for you! Since recently our Vienna Insider household welcomed a new member – PrimaDonna Elite coffee machine from De’Longhi family. Making perfect coffee at home has never been easier! And when I say coffee, I mean cappuccino, caffe latte, latte macchiato, macchiato, espresso and… Read more »

Insider Guide: Top 10 Things to do In Moscow

Have you guys ever been to Moscow? If not, add it to your bucket list, because this city is really a must visit! Since I was a kid I dreamed of visiting Russia. I learned the language (vsem priveeeet!) and life was always bringing Russian (or Russian speaking) people to my life. A few of… Read more »

Top 5 Christmas destinations in Europe you shouldn’t miss!

What can possibly be a better Christmas gift, then treating yourself or someone you love with a trip? Travel makes us experience, grow, and make memories that last forever. Especially at this time of the year, when good vibes radiate at every corner, when cities are colorful, lively and decorated, it is the perfect time… Read more »

Storyteller: Must-have Travel Accessories that Tell your Story

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” You have for sure see this quote from Ibn Battuta all over social media so far (according to Google it belongs to him, but we are wrong let us know). We must say we totally agree with him! Even daily life can make… Read more »

An Ultimate Guide to Vintage Shopping in Vienna

Hello vintage lovers! Vintage Shopping in Vienna was a post requested numerous time from our Instagram followers, so here we are today, addressing this topic. We must say, we are personally not vintage shoppers (even though we love this style and treasures that can be found in vintage shops), so this post is the result… Read more »

Vienna Insider Christmas Markets Guide

Vienna’s highest tourist season is right now – at Christmas time! So here is for you, our Vienna Insider Christmas Markets Guide! We update this post each year, with fresh information. Pretty much everything is the same each year. Except for the prices… That usually get higher and higher but, so are tourists in Vienna, so…… Read more »

The View to Remember: Viennese Vineyards with Traubisoda

Did you know that Vienna is surrounded with around 700 hectares of vineyards? It is from up there, the hills surrounding the city, where you can enjoy the breathtaking view over entire Vienna and beyond, hike, have a picnic. But how to get to the Viennese vineyards and when is the best place to visit?… Read more »

Was it worth it? Our Visit to Königssee in Bavaria

Was it worth it? Traveling all the way to Germany to visit Königssee in Bavaria? Königssee belongs to the Berchtesgaden National Park and it is Germany’s deepest lake. Many people claim that it is also Germany’s most beautiful Alpine lake and it is also one of the most visited destinations in Germany. But is it… Read more »

Gastronomic Adventure in Apron – Did we just discover the Best Restaurant in Vienna?!

Ladies and gentlemen let me proudly introduce you to the new restaurant at the Vienna gourmet scene – welcome to Apron! Opened this June, Apron already earned two honorable toques (in German: begehrte Hauben) from Gault Millau, that placed them to the list of the officially best restaurants in town. And this means only one… Read more »

Pumpkin Patch in Vienna – Must visit in October!

The quest for the pumpkin patch in Vienna has come to an end. And the news is bad – there is no pumpkin patch in Vienna! Or at least not that I know it. But the second good news – there is a pumpkin patch almost in Vienna, in a gorgeous, neighboring little town Klosterneuburg…. Read more »

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  • The Austrian National Library

    The Austrian National Library belongs to the most beautiful libraries in the world. Back in September, I had the chance to visit this stunning sight of Vienna, on an event powered by the Igers Vienna and the Tourist Organization of Vienna. We had an exclusive opportunity to shoot in an empty library and even make some… Read more »

  • Autumn in Schönbrunn 2015

    Hello everyone! Last autumn, we posted this post with a few pictures of autumn scenery in Schönbrunn gardens. Since this is for us the most beautiful place in Vienna to enjoy the autumn colors during long walks close to the golden hour, we decided to post on the blog pictures we made this October. We… Read more »

  • Autumn at the Central Cemetery

    October was all about taking pictures of autumn colors. Besides the classical choice of going for a walk in some of the Viennese gardens, to enjoy the autumn scenery in a peaceful atmosphere, many Viennese go to the Central Cemetery – Zentralfriedhof. The Central Cemetery is actually one of the largest cemeteries in the world… Read more »

  • Cafe Pushkin

    Cafe Pushkin was definitely the best restaurant I have visited during my stay in Moscow. It was here where my dear friend Nastia and I went for a lunch on my last day in Moscow. I wanted us to go to some special place to make the last day memorable and celebrate the nice time… Read more »

  • Postcard from Moscow

    Moscow was on top of my travel list ever since my childhood. I dreamed of standing at the Red Square, admiring the beauty of Saint Basil’s cathedral, which for me is one of the most amazing buildings in the whole world. I was looking forward to exploring the streets of this megalopolis, drive with the subway… Read more »

  • Goodbye September

    Goodbye September, hello October! It has been only a month since we returned from Vienna, but it feels as if it has been two, due to the amounth of things that need to be done. In between exams, lectures, studying and packing for travels that are approaching, we managed to squeeze in some time to… Read more »

  • Mole West at Neusiedl Lake

    Neusiedl lake is a perfect destination close to Vienna, if you feel tired of the city vibes. In just 40 minutes ride, there you are, at a beautiful lake, covered in a blanket, sipping tea and enjoying a delicious, warm apple pie! Sounds great, right? The maritime atmosphere, cold breeze, serenity and splendid view from… Read more »

  • Studiranje u Beču – Korisne informacije

    Special post for our Serbian speaking readers about studying in Vienna. Let us know in the comments if you would like to see a similar post in English! xoxo, Una and Isidora   Drage naše kolege studenti, Kako često dobijamo pitanja na temu studiranja u Beču, odlučile smo da uvedemo novu kategoriju na blogu u… Read more »

  • Berry season at Café Landtmann

    We feel quite special about Landtmann, because this was the first traditional Viennese cafe-restaurant we visited in Vienna. Back then in autumn 2013 (while Isidora still lived in Belgrade and Una just moved to Vienna), Landtmann was the place where we took all of our friends for desserts. And there were many friends we met,… Read more »

  • On top of Hochhaus Herrengasse

    Hochhaus Herrengasse was the first skyscraper in Vienna, built in the 1930s. This building is residential (lucky you if you are living there! 🙂 ), containing mostly single flats. Back in the 1930s this caused a kind of a scandal in the city, since single flats were not a common thing. Probably because of this… Read more »