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What to do in Vienna during pride month 2021

Happy June and happy pride month 2021! Every year, hundreds of visitors come to Vienna to enjoy a pride month full with activities, celebrations and fun events! As Corona restrictions are now mostly lifted, events such as the pride parade or the pride run can take place as planned. So what can you expect in…

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June 1, 2021

The success of Madame Tussaud- Part II

Some days ago, we told you about the childhood and early career of Marie Grosholtz, who is now known as Madame Tussaud. While her beginning can be attributed to her mentor, doctor Philippe Curtius, becoming an icon was definitely her own doing.   Already early on Marie loved creating wax models of celebrities. Back in…

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December 11, 2020

Grand Duke Leopold abolishes the death penalty

Leopold II, the third son of Maria Theresa and the brother of emperor Joseph II, was undoubtedly an impressive man and a great emperor. Despite his short reign, he managed to continue his brother’s reforms in a moderate manner which was more acceptable and arguably more effective. Before he became the emperor, however, Leopold (or…

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November 30, 2020

Schwerelos- A floating center for your body and mind

In our modern, hectic world, it’s become quite difficult to simply stop and relax. It’s ironic how easy it is to be in constant motion and how challenging it is to just be still and in a state of inaction. Not long ago, after months of dealing with the impact of the Corona pandemic, we…

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September 26, 2020

Our 10 best walking tours in Vienna

Top 10 walking tours in Vienna   Vienna is undoubtedly one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. The magnificent palaces, beautiful gardens and countless impressive monuments attract millions of visitors every year. Alone, it can be quite challenging to truly experience the city’s rich culture, glorious history and priceless art. For that reason, many guides and…

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May 12, 2020