Expat Support

Interview with Internations

Internations.org was one of the first membership organizations I joined when I moved here in Vienna. Through signing up for their Albatross membership, I got the opportunity to attend parties basically free of charge and offered welcome drinks.  They also have activity groups one can join in on, like a volunteering group that…

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Must See, Vienna

Vienna’s Central Cemetery

It was a warm and sunny day with a hint of spring in the air. My husband and I took the 30+ minute metro and tram ride from Westbahnhof to venture over to Vienna’s Central Cemetery, Zentralfriedhof. The tram stopped at Gate 1 (Tor 1). As we walked through the…

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Events, Vienna

Vienna’s Special City Sky Liner

Vienna is celebrating its 150th anniversary of its most beautiful and well-known avenue, ”Ringstrasse” which rings around Vienna’s center. The ring is best known for it’s famous sights (Opera House, Parliament, Town Hall, Art Museums), large parks and  important monuments to name a few. To celebrate the anniversary, the city…

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Breakfast, Vienna

Cafe Le Backo

Situated next to Westbanhof’s train station and on the famous shopping street Mariahilferstraße, Le Backo serves  a delicious array of French and Italian coffees, pastries and cuisine. This is the place where I like to get a Melange, which is a Viennese specialty drink made of espresso and milk froth. Throughout…

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