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...
St. Patrick's Day in Vienna
St. Patrick's Day is celebrated in more places around the world than is any other national festival. Vienna is no exception! Whether or not you hail from the Emerald Isle, March 17th is the day to embrace all things Irish. Celebrate St. Patrick's Da...
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 of them can help you av...
Austria World's Fifth-Safest Country
Hard on the heels of Vienna’s title as the world’s most livable city, Austria was recently ranked as the fifth-safest country in the world by Global Finance Magazine, trailing just behind Iceland, Switzerland, Finland and Portugal. Austria’s ranki...
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...
METROPOLE’s Top 10 Films at the Viennale! It's that time of the year again: Today, the Viennale kicks off, Austria's premier film festival! Featuring over 300 films from all over the world shown over 15 days, it's a cinephile's paradise, with nume...
Omissions and Emissions I’m Understandably Distressed I’m a 21-year-old woman, and I have an IUD. I’ve had sex with quite a few men, and one thing seems to be almost constant among them: trying to fuck without condoms. Many of the men I’ve been...
Sonja Klima, the President of the Ronald-McDonald Kinderhilfe and ex-wife of former SPĂ– Chancellor Viktor Klima has been named the new head of Vienna's famed Hofreitschule (Spanish Riding School). The Aufsichtsrat (Supervisory Board) considered Kl...
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. ...
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