As the annual Vienna Art Week rolls in again, the city fills to the brim with artists, with hundreds from around the world dropping by to open an exhibit, give a talk, or present their latest works. With almost 200 events, there are plenty of occasio...
The Wir sind Wien festival brings theater, music and local culture to each of Vienna’s districts – one day at a time and free of charge.
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Vienna is the only European capital with expansive vineyards inside the city limits. Austria’s iconic grape may be the Grüner Veltliner but for the city’s own winemakers the magic mix is the Gemischter Satz. The annual presentation of Wiener Gemischer Satz, the classic wines from the hills around the north-west edge of the city, is […]
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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. ...
Press Release - The Board of Trustees of Central European University (CEU) announced today that incoming students for its U.S.-accredited masters and doctoral programs will study at a new campus in Vienna beginning in the academic year 2019-20. The T...
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...
Stepping out to Warda Network's rooftop balcony reveals a panoramic view of Vienna's picture-perfect 8th district. This, apparently, is the city from the perspective of a self-made man. Eugen Prosquill, CEO and founder of the company wears a b...
In less than a week, Europeans go to the polls to elect the new European Parliament. Despite the transnational character of the EU elections, party lists are still national, so Austrians have a choice of 7 parties on their ballot on May 26: Christian Democrats / Conservatives (ÖVP) Social Democrats (SPÖ) Freedom Party (FPÖ) The […]
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On September 24, some troubling news broke: News outlets like Kurier and Der Standard published a leaked email that was sent from within the Interior Ministry to the press offices of the regional directors of the Austrian Federal Police. The memo rec...
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