2019 was supposed to be the year for Austria to put an end to LGBTQ discrimination. However, they now seem to be facing new restrictions and bans. The year started out fairly promising for same-sex couples. On January 1, 2019 they were finally all...
Because Hungary’s Lex CEU forbids Central European University (CEU) to accept new students after January 1, 2019, CEU says, it is forced to announce that it will launch all U.S.-accredited degree programs in Vienna in September 2019. CEU is making...
In the lead-up to International Women’s Day, the Vienna International Women’s Film Festival once again presents an eclectic selection. Drawing attention to accomplished filmmakers since 2004, the FrauenFilmTage takes pride in showcasing female t...
Survival Package! Two Guides + one Mystery Hunt for You Dear Metropolitans, We are giving away one "Survival Guide for Health", one "Survival Guide for Housing" and a Mystery Treasure Hunt in the Kunsthistorisches Museum. ...
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 the resorts mentioned are within...
An English Man in Austria The Stuart Freeman Show Dear Metropolitans, we invite 2x2 people to spend an evening full of laughter with the British comedian Stuart Freeman. They say, his humor is drier than your mother’s gin. His show takes place on...
Austrian chancellor Sebastian Kurz described his meeting with United States president Donald Trump Wednesday as “very disputatious” in an interview with ORF’s Armin Wolf. Kurz flew to Washington D.C. earlier this week in order to meet with Trump, ...
First Metropole Membership Welcome to the experience! Dear Metropolitans, In the year 2019, some things will change at Metropole. We will not only offer print issues and online content anymore. We'll be introducing the highly exclusi...
The tomcat was "hired" to chase away mice in the stables of the new police horses in the Military Academy Wiener Neustadt – but apparently, Austria’s one and only police cat resigned. Where is Mister Black? The tomcat was supposed to chase away mi...
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