We booked our holiday with Expedia. It all started online… we got a really good price for 3 Adults and 1 infant. And it was a direct flight with Virgin as Jon had insisted! He was even more so excited after learning the aircraft we would be flying in was a 747-400. Somewhere during the […]
Today 83 years ago, Friedrich Stowasser was born in Vienna. You may know him better as Friedensreich Regentag Dunkelbunt Hundertwasser. He was an Austrian painter and architect and became one of the best-known contemporary Austrian artists, although controversial, by the end of the 20th century.
Nestled in the hills, woods and fields, with the beautiful blue Danube flowing through it, lies the imperial city where once the Habsburg Emperors reigned. The castles and palaces of that period, like the imperial summer palace Schöbrunn, the Hofburg Palace or the Belvedere, have shaped the cityscape of Vienna as we see it today. […]