It is that time of the year again, and Christmas is coming closer! As Christmas markets were allowed to reopen again in Austria last weekend, we thought we would seize the chance to take you to a few of our favorites! We’ll also take a look at lovely Christmas markets in our neighboring countries Germany and Switzerland, so bundle up and get ready for some mulled wine and hot punch!
Austria is a country with so many beautiful and well-preserved old towns, and it also amazes with stunning landscapes – there is something for everyone! As we have already written extensively about Austria’s capital Vienna, today we are focusing on other cities worth visiting. Enjoy our recommendations for the 5 most beautiful towns in Austria!
It is undeniable that fall has arrived in Vienna. The days are getting shorter and darker, the light gets gloomier and the morning mist covers the city in a magical twilight. We wanted to seize this unique late fall atmosphere and decided to explore some mystical places in Vienna you might not have visited before. As diverse as the places are, what they have in common is their unique, and sometimes even spooky atmosphere. So, follow us on our little tour and see Vienna through a whole different lens today, away from the usual tourist destinations.
With more than 5 million visitors each year, the Leaning Tower of Pisa (Torre Pendente) is one of the best-known landmarks in Italy. It is also the most famous tourist backdrop in Pisa, and visitors really keep getting creative when it comes to posing in front of it (we have gathered our favorite snapshots on our Instagram for you). If you are wondering now what makes this tower special and why it is tilted, keep on reading!
Germany’s cities have everything: cozy towns with fairytale castles to modern cities with numerous skyscrapers. With so many great locations, it wasn’t easy to choose the best ones and keep the list short…
Here are five of our favorite German cities off the beaten track with a lot of culture to discover!
Do you appreciate a good selfie and always want to make sure your Instagram is always on fleek? 🙋♀️ When you explore a new city, you might not only want to collect the best of memories, but also the best pictures possible. But no idea where to start? No worries, we got you covered! Today we show you the most gorgeous and instagrammable spots in Vienna that shouldn’t be missing on your profile. Let’s go!
The Blue Mosque is one of the most iconic landmarks of Istanbul and a historical sight you shouldn’t miss. It dominates the city skyline and the majority of tourists’ photos. However, it’s not only a tourist attraction but an active religious building as well! Let’s find out how this breathtaking mosque came into being.
Exploring Vienna on wheels is definitely always a good idea and adds some variety to the usual sightseeing tours. We offer two ‘’Vienna on Wheels’’ tours and wanted to make them more accessible, so we held a special event called “Ride & Guide” where we explored some stations of our Vienna on Wheels: From Schönbrunn to Stubentor tour together with special guests.
Are you up for learning some pretty interesting facts about Vienna’s famous historic streets? Every street of Vienna’s old city center has its history, and once you know a little bit about it, you appreciate the sights on those streets even more. If you’ve been to Vienna, this blog post will help you to understand the sights you already saw, and if you dream about traveling to Vienna one day, you can already get mentally ready to explore this magnificent city.
There are many reasons to visit the second largest city in Bosnia and Herzegovina – here are our top ten things to do in Banja Luka! From adventures on the water to historically important monuments, we’ll take you on an unforgettable journey through Banja Luka.