Beethoven was a “Wahlwiener,” a Viennese by choice. During this 250th anniversary year of his birth, his adopted city has pulled out all the stops on this great organ of musical life, to bring him alive in sounds, sights and special events.
These are the pompous event highlights you shouldn't miss in 2020.
The online bank bunq lets you open an account within minutes, no matter where you’re from or how long you’ve been in Austria. The self-proclaimed “Bank of the Free” is entirely independent and committed to making this process as easy as can be – no branch visits, long lines or paperwork required.
Media freedom is under great pressure in Hungary where, since 2010, the government has systematically dismantled journalistic freedom and media pluraIism, achieving a degree of control unprecedented in an EU member state.
There are tons of great activities you can enjoy alone or with friends, even after the holidays end. Need some ideas? Metropole’s got you covered.
No one can say Vienna is a sore loser. After Austrian media picked up the Expat Insider study’s City Index ranking Vienna the second least friendly city for expats, the “news” spread like wildfire.
Austria again ranks below the OECD average in the newest PISA study.