ÖVP Says Yes to Smoking Ban

With the FPÖ gone, the ÖVP pushes for controversial law in bars and restaurants

Board Game Bonanza Ⓜ️

The genre is experiencing a global renaissance – and Vienna's analog gamers have never had more opportunity to find a place at the table. 

“We are not the united states of Europe”

Karin Kneissl, former Foreign Minister of Austria, talks politics, diplomacy and Europe's place in the world in an exclusive final interview with Metropole magazine

The Sweet Taste of Success

How hard work and good planning made Taybat Sweets a Viennese Model for Entrepreneurship

Glitter & Hope at Life Ball 2019

A tradition both modern and deeply Viennese comes to a finale furioso – and perhaps opens the way for an encore

The Viennese Still Like Their City, Survey Shows

A new study by Stadt Wien and IFES gives Vienna good scores for managing growth, safety, health and housing

Around the Town in 23 Days

The Wir sind Wien festival brings theater, music and local culture to each of Vienna’s districts – one day at a time and free of charge.

ÖVP Says Yes to Smoking Ban

With the FPÖ gone, the ÖVP pushes for controversial law in bars and restaurants

The Sweet Taste of Success

How hard work and good planning made Taybat Sweets a Viennese Model for Entrepreneurship

Glitter & Hope at Life Ball 2019

A tradition both modern and deeply Viennese comes to a finale furioso – and perhaps opens the way for an encore

The Viennese Still Like Their City, Survey Shows

A new study by Stadt Wien and IFES gives Vienna good scores for managing growth, safety, health and housing

The Sweet Taste of Success

How hard work and good planning made Taybat Sweets a Viennese Model for Entrepreneurship

Glitter & Hope at Life Ball 2019

A tradition both modern and deeply Viennese comes to a finale furioso – and perhaps opens the way for an encore

Board Game Bonanza Ⓜ️

The genre is experiencing a global renaissance – and Vienna's analog gamers have never had more opportunity to find a place at the table. 

My Life as a Game Ⓜ️

In an increasingly gamified world, it matters who controls your character.

17 Million Mobile EU Citizens Deserve a Political Voice

Those of us who reside in another member state live more “European” lives than anyone. Yet we feel disenfranchised.

Board Game Bonanza Ⓜ️

The genre is experiencing a global renaissance – and Vienna's analog gamers have never had more opportunity to find a place at the table. 

My Life as a Game Ⓜ️

In an increasingly gamified world, it matters who controls your character.

Board Game Bonanza Ⓜ️

The genre is experiencing a global renaissance – and Vienna's analog gamers have never had more opportunity to find a place at the table. 

My Life as a Game Ⓜ️

In an increasingly gamified world, it matters who controls your character.

Driverless Buses in Vienna’s Seestadt

By Karl Neuwinger Like Sherlock Holmes’ “Mysterious Case of the Dog in the Night,” it is the sound you do not hear in Vienna’s Seestadt that may ma...

Thunberg, Schwarzenegger & Guterres in Vienna to Fight Climate Ch...

Arnold Schwarzenegger at a climate conference raises awareness with star-studded panel at the R20 Austria World Summit

U.S. Consular Services with a Side of Fries, Please

The U.S. Embassy in Austria has partnered up with McDonald‘s to help “citizens in distress”. We sent an American to try it out.

Tanks a Lot

Military convoys carrying thousands of soldiers will be crossing Austria on their way to join U.S.-led exercises in the Balkans – but traffic precautions are in place.

Flight Shame Lands in Austria

A new initiative has European politicians calculating their carbon footprint.

Opinion | Austrian Idol?

Amid the erosion of the political center, little Austria may be the unlikely champion to stem the surge of the far right If there is an...

Three Mouth-Watering Eid Menus Served

No time to cook? Here are some restaurants serving up Eid meals – worth a look, whether or not you’re concluding the fasting period of Ramadan. 

Lest We Forget

An exhibition of portraits of Holocaust survivors on Vienna’s Ringstraße has been defiled on three separate occasions since May 7. Now, civil society is stepping up to protect them.

Be My Guest: Chef Fuad Vojic – Giorgina

One of Vienna’s few accredited slow food chefs has a special recipe for the Lenten fast: Viennese snails with artichoke ravioli Fuad Vo...

Two’s Company – Steinthal

Steinthal’s stripped-back dishes showcase the best of local produce Daniel Steiner and Benjamin Wieselthaler are inseparable – “there h...

Our Pick for the Best Beer in Vienna

Intensive Care: The Delirium Café brings a bit of Belgian cheer to Vienna’s lager-battered heart. No matter the month or temperature, i...

Toys in the Attic – 25hours Hotel’s Rooftop Bar

Savor the last days of summer on the terrace of the 25hours Hotel's Dachboden bar Late summer may be the best season to enjoy Vienna: As ...

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15feb(feb 15)10:0023jun(jun 23)18:00Flying High: Female Artists of Art BrutKunstforum Wien, Freyung 8 Vienna 1010 AustriaEvent Type :ArtEvent Type 2:all-girl,alternative,art,arts & crafts

23feb(feb 23)10:0008sep(sep 8)18:00Pattern and Decoration: Ornament as ExpressionMUMOK, Museumsplatz 1 Vienna 1070 AustriaEvent Type :ArtEvent Type 2:alternative,Ancient world,art,arts & crafts,arts and crafts

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Long Read

Viennese Design Firm Wideshot Makes big in Hollywood

Astonishing spoiled moviegoers is no small task. Marrying virtual reality with architecture, a Viennese company is dazzling audiences ...

Travel | When Austrians Pretend They Have a Beach: Our Guide to Wörthersee

From jet setters to families, Carinthia's Wörthersee is the waterfront escape Austrians keep coming back to The Alps have no shortage of ...

Alexa, Can You Hear Me?

The first home automation hub, Amazon Echo raises lots of questions about how much we want to depend on artificial intelligence Enterin...

Vienna International Cycle Club’s Social Media Success Story

The Vienna International Cycle Club is a social media success story. It’s a Sunday morning and the clock is approaching ten in the morning....

City Guide

Grätzl: Pötzleinsdorf – Into the Woods

When I first strolled under the lush canopies of the Vienna Woods, described in the pages of Elfriede Jelinek’s The Piano Teacher, I never imagined I would one day be living there. But now, 15 year...

Grätzl: Servitenviertel – Saints and Sinners in the Neighborhood

The Servitenviertel is almost hidden, with countless side streets and cobblestones walks inviting you to a leisurely stroll. It’s almost impossible to rush anywhere here.   Just off the R...

Grätzl | Freihausviertel: The Art of Living

True independence comes from within this neighborhood, where high-rent and low-budget meet at every corner. It’s centrally located in the 4th district, not far from Karlsplatz and just behind the Te...

Grätzl | Vienna’s old University Quarter

A tradition of temptation In medieval Vienna, the hilly streets of the northeast quarter – encompassed by Rotenturmstraße, Fleischmarkt, Stubenring and the Wollzeile – was home to Vienna’s Old Un...

Grätzl: Schottenviertel – From Friars to Freedom Fighters

In mid-autumn, it is already dark by 19:00 in Vienna. Crossing the Ring at Schottentor, the street glistens under the glow of the streetlamps in the light rain, as passersby take shelter under the col...

Grätzl | Downtown Diplomacy – Gußhausviertel

Gußhausviertel Taking a stroll just behind Karlskirche into the 4th district is a calming experience. Gone is the buzz of tourists and traffic snaking its way through the city. Instead, the stree...

Food & Drink

Be My Guest: Chef Eyal Shani

This celebrity chef from Israel has opened another of his Miznon civilized street food restaurants in Vienna   “It’s the entire world on the plate,” gushes Israeli chef Eyal Shani, servin...

Scents and Sensibility at Die Parfümerie

Follow your nose to aromatic cocktails at Die Parfümerie Bar Finding Die Parfümerie can be a challenge. The new permanent home of a trio of mixologists that made their name as a pop-up bar, we se...

Recipe: Steinthal’s Catfish Rissoles 

Steinthal is a fusion of the restaurateurs Daniel Steiner and Benjamin Wieselthaler surnames as well as the fusion of fish and vegetables on their menu. We featured Steinthal in our February 2017 issu...
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