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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Darina Mittelmann

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9 places to go skiing near Vienna

It's almost the weekend, and you feel like going outdoors instead of spending another day watching Netflix in bed. Why not go skiing or snowboarding? Thankfully, in Austria, powdered slopes are never far away!...

All you need to know about this evening’s Akademikerball

What is Akademikerball? It is a ball that happens yearly, and before 2013, it was known as "Wiener Korporations-Ball" (WKR-Ball). WKR is an association formed by Burschenschaften, with an emphasis on the duelling Burschenschaften, which have...

11 new transportation changes in 2019

New year, new laws... there are all sorts of changes on the transportation horizon in Vienna, affecting bicycles, E-scooters, U-Bahn and even horses. Here are 11 changes (in no particular order) concerning transportation: Some...

Female stabbed at Wiener Hauptbahnhof – four women dead in 7 days

It's been 16 days since the new year started and four women have already been murdered by men. The latest attack happened yesterday at 1:30 in the morning. Here is what the police tweeted: https://twitter.com/LPDWien/status/1085054733327437824 Last night there...

#WienStehtAuf – Why the online community is mocking Sebastian Kurz

What time do you normally get up? Austrian’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz recently made some controversial comments amid the ongoing discussion on welfare reform, drawing ire for the following sentence: “I don’t consider it a...
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