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Vienna
Sunday, October 21, 2018
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Luftschloss Cobenzl is a magnificent venue with an amazing view – but patience is mandatory. With Vienna’s abundance of historic stately homes, it’s a wonder no one had thought of the pop-up project Luftschloss Cobenzl before. Set in an 18th century chateau on Kahlenberg currently awaiting redevelopment, the name is a play on its German name and the idiom Luftschloss...
As hard as it is to find solitude in a city of almost two million, it’s far from impossible: at the Lainzer Tiergarten nature preserve in the 13th and 23rd districts, you can have a whole forest to yourself – barring the occasional wild boar. A word of advice: Don’t get too close to the wildlife. At least once...
ZWILLING MIYABI GYUTOH 5000 MCD http://www.zwilling-messer.de/ © Zwilling Functionality and harmonious aesthetics are combined in this beautiful, all-purpose Japanese-style knife. A trusty friend in any kitchen, its blade is crafted from micro carbide powdered steel for premium use. Incredibly thin, yet impressively stable and durable, the blade is honed on both sides, with a birch grip for a good hold. €429 GUCCI BLOOM ACQUA...
The international family is something we are inclined to think of as a new phenomenon – but it isn’t. Marriage has been a contract since antiquity, controlled by laws, regulations and custom. The Roman Empire, which covered continents, legislated on marriage and divorce among different peoples, establishing many of the concepts still relevant to international families today. In the modern...
I’m not in Ireland; I’m still in Austria, at a stop on Vienna’s annual citywide, city-sponsored walking tour called Routes. But for a moment before a cheery guide snaps me out of my trance — “Time to go to the next station, everyone!” — I’m convinced I’m at an open mic night in a Dublin pub, not the Schottenstift monastery...
Sasche Peng
A new collection of local hot spots and events to discover! To advertise please contact ads@metropole.at. HAIR SALON – FORTSCHNITT FRISUREN M. B. H. The Space for Art and Mastery. You don’t have to know what you want to get what you like! 4. Rechte Wienzeile 15 Tue-Fri 9:00 -18:00 Abendtermine & samstags nach Voranmeldung! 01/586 77 82 www.fortschnitt.at ARTMARK GALERIE VIENNA We present...
package travel
As the Danube gets ready for the summer travel season, a new law is set to give travelers more rights and better information on their trips. So, you’re booking a vacation – let’s say your aim is to spend a few days at an adventure or holiday park and you book this first. The park’s website offers you a link...
It’s easy to find treasures when FESCH’MARKT brings them all to one place. From June 15-17, Vienna’s popular independent design fair descends on the Ottakringer Brauerei, featuring up-and-coming designers. Here are three of our local favorites: KAMARG Popular with Austrian hikers, hunters and fishermen in the ’50s and ’60s, the charmingly retro Kamarg is a robust companion, updated for urban adventurers. Designed...
by Anastasia Gromontova & Binu Starnegg The lure of suburbia, with its promise of the tranquility of country life within city limits, is a strong one. And while Vienna mostly consists of large Gründerzeit apartment buildings and even larger communal Gemeindebauten, the city has not always been immune to the charms of life with a backyard. In fact, for a...
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