Discovering Gustav Mahler’s Vienna

December 21, 2010

Austria has much to be proud of particularly when it comes to musicians. From Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Franz Schubert to Ludwig van Beethoven and Johann Strauss and many others, this country has produced world renowned musicians and composers. And the tradition continues even until now most especially with the Vienna Philharmonic as well as the Vienna Boys Choir.


New Year’s Concert

December 20, 2010

One of the most awaited events in Vienna is the New Year concert. This is not only being awaited by local residents in Vienna and the rest of Austria but by people from all over the world.

Kaiserball Opens Vienna’s Grand Ball Season

December 15, 2010

Vienna welcomes the New Year with true elegance and style. As New Year’s eve approaches, many people from Austria and even other countries who love to waltz prepare themselves for the start of the Vienna Balls. 


Family Entertainment at the Vienna Christmas Market

December 3, 2010

Christmas is fast approaching and Vienna is all set for this celebration. This is evident in the Vienna Christmas Market which takes place each year at the Rathausplatz Square. The Vienna Christmas Market is a genuine Viennese tradition which has been taking place for more than 700 years now.

Visitors and local residents are free to stroll around the place. They can choose to just enjoy the sights and sounds at the area or see only what’s available at the stalls or they can buy whatever they like whether food, sweet treats or gift items.