Top 5 Things to Do in Vienna

A Visit to the Most Beautiful City in Europe

Author: The Traveling Professor/Thursday, May 25, 2017/Categories: Germany & Austria

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Here is The Traveling Professor's Top 5 Things to do in Vienna:

Christmas Markets:  When visiting between about November 15 and Christmas, the Vienna Christmas markets will bring back those memories you had as a child of Christmas.  There are not just 1 or 2 Christmas markets in Vienna, but 40, yes 40 Christmas markets.

Spanish Riding School:  The white Lippizan horses are something to see.  Purchase in advance for performances or just show up in the morning to see them go through their paces at practice.  See: http://www.srs.at/en_US/start-en/

Sigmund Freud Museum: It might sound a bit nutty, but you can explore the rooms where Freud changed mankind's view of psyche forever.  The museum, in many ways, represents the cradle of modern psychology.  See: http://www.freud-museum.at/en/

Belvedere Palace:  One of the most beautiful baroque structures in all of Europe, the Belevedere Palaceis actually two buidlings, the Orangery and the Palace Stables.  It is home to the famous "The Kiss" painting by Klimt.  See: https://www.belvedere.at/en

Cooking and Dining with Bianca:  There is no better way to get the taste and feel than by eating the foods of a city.  Our good friend Bianca Gusenbauer presents market tours, dining events, cooking classes, and even dinners at her own home.  See: http://www.biancaisst.com/


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