Welcome to the blog of Apartment.at - Your specialist for Vienna.
Welcome to the blog of Apartment.at - 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.
Now we are already in September and the summer is slowly going over into fall. But even late summer is a very special time in Vienna, because on the one hand almost summer days are still tempting and on the other hand the already cooler days make ready for new activities.
That's why today I have a few inspirations for you for this wonderful time in Vienna.
In the middle of the 12th district in the Wilhelmstraße, formerly the most important connection on the way to Trieste, is the Old Viennese Schnapsmuseum. Gerald Fischer tells you today more about the museum, how it all began and why the production is so special.
In the last weeks we had more than just summery temperatures here in Vienna. I for myself spent two weeks of it on the island by the sea and now I am back full of energy.
And since the next days or weeks will still be very full of summer, I simply extend my little "Summer in Vienna" series by a third part.
What is the difference between a forgery and a copy? Which thrilling detective stories can be told about famous, notorious counterfeiters like Han van Meegeren, Konrad Kujau, Edgar Mrugalla or Lothar Malskat? All this and much more you will find out in the Fälschermuseum Wien (Museum of Art fakes). Today, the founder Diana Grobe tells you more about it.
Hello or as we say in Northern Germany Moin Moin.
My name is Laura and I am 17 years old. At the moment I am an intern at Apartment.at (The Ranks GmbH) and spend a six week internship there. For this period I live in the Appartements Ferchergasse in Vienna. This and next week, I'll tell you more about how I experienced Vienna, what I think is a must see and must do and why I do an internship in Vienna, even though I live in Northern Germany.
Immerse yourself in the world of chocolate, as the name is program, here in the Chocolate Museum Vienna everything revolves around cocoa and chocolate. From the first discovery of the cocoa bean to the present time, the cocoa bean (and therefore the chocolate) has a moving past.