blog posts for Astrid's Vienna tips

Welcome to the blog of - Your specialist for Vienna. Do you want to get to know the real Vienna and its people, apart from the guidebooks, then you are in the right place here. Look forward to fascinating insights into Vienna, its people, art & culture and what it is that makes life worth living here.


Favoriten, the most populous district of Vienna is as far as the number of inhabitants concerned actually larger than Innsbruck, Salzburg and also Linz. Did you know that?

posted by: Astrid Schwarz

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When were you last at the Yppenplatz?

I was there last week and was amazed how fast the scenery of the evening had changed in the last 2 years!

posted by: Astrid Schwarz


I find it really charming, that thanks to dear Stephanie Rank I become at the tender age of 48 now also a "blogger". And I am really looking forward to it!

From now on, you get seasonal ideas from me for exploring Vienna! My Vienna tips are aimed at visitors of Vienna, but also for "locals" who want to get to know Vienna from new perspectives.

posted by: Astrid Schwarz