Vanessa Iula

After leaving her home city Calgary, Alberta, Vanessa headed to Vienna where she gained a scholarship for communication and international business studies. Vanessa has written and photographed for a multitude of publications, does freelance marketing and now, is happily a member of the Metropole team.

Inside FABB – the Impact Hub’s Fashion Accelerator for Better Business

Alexis Eremia and Karin Granner have marshaled the Impact Hubs in Vienna and Amsterdam to focus on local, sustainable fashion brands.
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Protests in Belarus, Support in Vienna

Lies about COVID-19, unprovoked police violence and suspected fraud in the presidential election have brought 200,000 to the streets of Minsk demanding a new election. A Belarusian student at the Uni Wien stays involved from abroad.

Keeping It Simple – the Art of Minimalism in Vienna

Keeping things uncomplicated leaves room for things other than ‘things’ – an idea with a long history that we’ve seemingly forgotten about. There is no better time to re-explore this than the present.

Taste of India | Keep Calm and Curry On

Nestled in the 3rd district, The Taste of India’s second location serves authentic North Indian cuisine in a cozy atmosphere, balancing food and feeling.