I've been in Vienna many times, but haven't seen half as much of this beautiful city as I would have liked. Here are five faces.
A highlight in Europe this time of year is the cheerful (sometimes even magical) Christmas markets. I adore browsing through the arts and crafts for sale, and trying some of the hearty seasonal street food. And then there's mulled wine. Here are three of my [...]
One of my favourite cities, Vienna is always charming and elegant, but never more so than during Advent, when she puts on some of the best Christmas markets anywhere - just like she has for hundreds of years. Nothing tacky here; in Vienna, Christmas markets [...]
My three best kept travel secrets: the fairytale village of Portmeirion in Wales, Kjøsterudjuvet Gorge in Drammen, Norway and Pension Nossek in Vienna.My three best kept travel secrets: the fairytale village of Portmeirion in Wales, Kjøsterudjuvet Gorge in Drammen, Norway and Pension Nossek in Vienna.
Favourite hotels of 2009 include Dubai, Hønefoss, London, Sardinia, Denmark, Sweden, Channel Islands (Jersey and Guernsey), Paris, Bahrain, Kuwait
Autumn in Vienna, I adore it. Oktoberfest is on - with beer (and wine)! I take my wine glass along as I stroll along elegant Graben street.
Vienna is one of my favourite cities; seeped in old-world elegance. Advent in Vienna is especially magical, with wonderful Christmas markets everywhere.