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April 2018

April 2018 | Mobility

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Discover Slovakia, the Rugged Republic

From lightning over the Tatras to the growing firs on the slopes of Kriváň Mountain, the Slovak anthem praises the rugged beauty of this country in th...

Texting Europe | Pavol Múdry on the State of Slovakian Journalism

Two journalists, both first-hand witnesses of Slovakia’s transition from a place through the looking glass to a country at the heart of the European p...

How Vienna Moves It

Vienna has taken a lead in modern mobility solutions and public transports for decades. As pollution, congestion and the climate crisis become an ever...

Metropole’s Top 5 Picks to Stream in April

There’s so much good television on streaming websites, to say nothing of the films. It’s impossible to keep track of what is worth your while. As spri...

Last Word | Karambolage

To be truly integrated in Vienna there are certain terms no dictionary or Deutschkurs will properly explain. But you’re no stranger, so here’s this mo...

Our Favorite Things | April 2018

A nod to simpler times, the weight of this brass beauty creates optimal weight for long writing, its gel roll design providing exceptionally e...

The Day Slovakia Was Born | An Eyewitness Remembers

An American with Slovak roots shares his memories of the day when Slovakia was born.The air was frigid on Bratislava’s Námestie SNP as the cal...

Burhan Aygün | Uber driver, Airport Shuttle Service Owner

Whether we’re getting around by car, bike, metro or just heading across the street, it takes a whole city to keep us mobile.“Everybody’s heard o...

Franz-Joseph Huainigg | Journalist, Author, Parliamentarian

Whether we’re getting around by car, bike, metro or just heading across the street, it takes a whole city to keep us mobile.“Going to a regular ...

Speakeasy Krypt Won’t Stay Secret for Long

The Krypt updates the speakeasy with award-winning décor and drinks.Little do we think about the space beneath our feet; our cities are full of va...

How to Protect Yourself Against Drones

In Austria, privacy is king. The advent of drones is thus seen with a good measure of skepticism and trepidation. But you can still pilot them legally...

Retrospective | Anton Romako

A big retrospective presents outstanding works from Anton Romako, a painter ahead of his time.One of the great pioneers of Modernism, Anton Romako...

How to Get an Austrian Driver’s License

Feeling the urge to get out of town and hit the open road? It may be time to take the plunge and get legal.It had been snowing all night. Ski ...

Vienna Transport Museum | A Love Letter to the Tram

A love letter to the Straßenbahn, Vienna’s Transport Museum offers insight into commuter habits.Vienna has an ongoing love affair with its Straßen...

What Moves Us | April 2018

I remember the first time I sat in an electric car. It was at a sustainability event in Grafenegg. Tesla had used a lotus chassis for ...

From our Readers | April 2018

Many thanks for your thoughts, ideas and insights! If you have something to say about Vienna or a story you read here, tell us all about it. Send an e...
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