Vienna Special Features
We compiled a couple of special features on Vienna here on these pages. Just flip through the section and enjoy!
This selection of further articles collected from different sources will provide you with additional insider views on the city of Vienna, its lifestyle, its sights, its history and its sometimes eccentric inhabitants and their habits!
- The Vienna Kaffeehaus
The Kaffeehaus (coffee house) is a typical Viennese institution. Basically a café for enjoying a good cup of coffee with friends or accompanied by a newspaper in a relaxed atmosphere...
- The Zentralfriedhof in Vienna
The landmark cemetary Zentralfriedhof is a famous attraction for locals as well as tourists! This cemetery with tombs of many artists and other celebrities spreads through a large park scenery.
- The Fiaker in Vienna
Having once been the primary mean of passenger transportation in the city, the Viennese Fiaker horse carriages are associated to Vienna as closely as Saint Stephens cathedral or the Giant Ferries Wheel.
- Traditional Balls in Vienna
Definitely one of the most impressive things you can experience in Vienna during the Carnival season is a traditional ball in the Hofburg, where the unique atmosphere provides a spectacular setting.
- Viennese Christmas Markets
Christmas markets are very popular in Vienna during the advent season. These romantic street markets enjoy a very long tradition and sell food, drinks and seasonal items from open-air stalls.
- Formality in Austria
In the eyes of many visitors and expats, the Austrians seem to be a very formal people - even more in Vienna. For example, when Austrians meet one another, they exclusively use the last name...
- Vienna off the beaten track
Let us introduce a special guidebook to you, which includes more than 80 fascinating and unusual historical sights in Vienna. Recommended for visitors wishing to discover something a little different!
Interested in the marvellous city of Vienna and its sights, history and culture? Looking for additional reading material? Then you will definitely appreciate our compilation of recommended books!
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