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City Guide Vienna, Austria

Visiting Vienna

Vienna is a city full of surprises. For every breathtaking building you expect to see, there are another two beside it that you don’t. Due to its passionate relationship with classical music grand theatres and ornate opera houses adorn the city centre, but it is also a city bursting with bars and clubs that would feel at home in the hippest of cities. And while it was the seat of the Habsburg Dynasty for so many years, you can live like a king here without upsetting your bank balance.

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Vienna City Reviews

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    Anonymous

    Vienna

    Vienna is a beautiful city that is very clean and there is heaps of things to see, although if you dont knwo where youre going and what you want to do it may be a bit difficult to find stuff to do.

    Insider Tip:Make sure you go to the museums quarter at night time and get some hot wine. Also the naschmarkt is a great place to get some amazing food!

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    Anonymous

    Viena trip

    Nice place! It is necessary to visit the city with time, more than 2 days if you like museums specially.

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    KatelynBrown

    The City that Sings

    If ever there was a city that could sing... It would be this one. Beautiful Vienna, I miss you so!! This city has so much fascinating history and there is so much music to everything!! Seeing an opera in the opera house costs as little as 3-4€ if you buy a standing area ticket! This city is so elegant and graceful!

    Insider Tip:Seeing an opera in the opera house costs as little as 3-4€ if you buy a standing area ticket!

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    Anonymous

    A Truly Beautiful City

    I think Vienna has much to offer to any curious traveler. It was one the most beautiful cities I visited during my time in Europe and in terms of art and culture, the city is really outstanding. The museums quartier, palaces, and gardens are stunning-- an absolute must visit!

    Insider Tip:Take a day trip to Melk, Krems, and see everything else in between by bike! Make an effort to see the Austrian countryside; some people don't realize that Austria is also incredibly beautiful beyond its major cities.

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    leobarlach1969

    Great city for culture, not party

    Vienna is a beautiful city, full of cultural options such as museums, concert halls, operas and old palaces. Most famous tourist attractions are close to each other at the old city, but a bike ride to the other neighborhoods is worth.

    Insider Tip:It's possible to get free standing tickets to most operas and concerts. For the main opera house, they are sold only on the day of the presentation, so you need to get there 3 hours ahead. For the Musikverein (the concert hall), you can buy them in advance.

Austria: Itinerary

With a history spanning over 2,000 years, Vienna has the architecture and attractions to make for the perfect break away. Restaurants serve top quality food, museums to interest everyone and a lively enough nightlife to keep you up until the early hours. All in all, the Austrian capital has something for everyone.

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