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A Sweet Texan Lady in Vienna

I first met the sweet-natured Belén of Viennese Dreams at a Women of Vienna dinner night. The first moment she spoke I could hear the American accent and I immediately asked her where she is from. ”Texas,” she replied.  Cool, a Texan! Though I’ve never been to Texas, it’s certainty…

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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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Expat Insights, Vienna

Don’t Take the Server’s Attitude Personally

Disclaimer: The words shared here are from my personal viewpoint, perspective and insights. If you wish to share your perspective, please comment below. Constructive criticism is also appreciated, but any abusive comments or spam will not be accepted. Coming from the US where the typical restaurant worker is polite and…

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Breakfast, Sweets & Treats

Coffee & Bread

I am taking part in an exciting up-and-coming project that I will be sharing with you all in about a month. To prepare for this project, we decided to discuss our business points at Coffee & Bread, a well-known coffee spot near Vienna University of Technology, Naschmarkt, and Karlsplatz. I…

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Vienna

Spittelberg / Burggasse

Take the U3 metro to Volkstheater and follow the signs stating ”Burggasse”. You will take two escalators up and then reach the outside where the Volkstheater building is right in front of you. Then turn to your left and walk straight on a slight incline.  Now you are walking on…

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