Travel

The Friendly Guide to Cesky Krumlov

Cesky Krumlov is a small medieval town situated in the south of the Czech Republic, built in the 13th century. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site (which means it holds big cultural significance in this world) with a meandering river that curves along the town, and its architecture has remained…

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Spring Break in Vienna, Austria

I had the pleasure of getting one week off from work during Easter break, and decided to use those days to explore museums, cafes, and parts of Vienna that I had never seen before.  Besides, it was a bit of a yucky week of rain, wind, cold and unpredictable weather…

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The Best Krapfen in Vienna

Fasching is a pre-lent season celebrated in Germany and Austria that starts in November and ends the day before the Catholic event of Lent — so it’s basically Carnival, or Mardi Gras extended for a good 3 months. Then the day before Lent (Fasching’s Dienstag), it’s typical for people (especially children) to dress…

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Little Stories, Vienna

The Christmas Markets of Vienna

Christmas markets in Vienna are a very charming event in the city, and can be an enjoyable activity for everyone. There are at least 20 of these holiday markets available from mid-November to late-December. It is very typical for people to order Glühwein (red wine with mulled spices) and stand around…

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Little Stories, Vienna

The BonAppetour Vienna Experience

I got the special opportunity to test out BonAppetour’s experience for Vienna recently (yay!). BonAppetour is a company that provides unique and extraordinary ‘’dine at home’’ experiences, allowing you the chance to connect with local chefs and indulge in their home cooked meals, anywhere in the world. This means that…

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Little Stories: October 2016

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.  – Albert Camus Colourful leaves, crisper air, pumpkin festivals, pumpkin gnocchi, new visa, free museums, a Balkan wedding, a special movie night… so many things to do and experience in this month! Check out below what I discovered and experienced…

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