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November 2017

Hey Austria, if you’re Hungary, Czech This out!

A tour of the flavors Vienna has borrowed from across Central Europe Austrians love eating well, and while Wiener Küche (Viennese cuisine) is famous ...

Southern Comfort: Slovenia

How well do you know your neighbors? We looked into the Alpine Republic’s special relationship with each of them“Austrians are in a ...

Much Ado About Mulatschak: Hungary

How well do you know your neighbors? We looked into the Alpine Republic’s special relationship with each of themWhenever Austria and...

The Empress & the Wine: Slovakia

How well do you know your neighbors? We looked into the Alpine Republic’s special relationship with each of themAustrians know its n...

A Romance of Adversaries: Italy

How well do you know your neighbors? We looked into the Alpine Republic’s special relationship with each of them“So it’s Spaghetti a...

The Twin Peaks of Europe: Switzerland

How well do you know your neighbors? We looked into the Alpine Republic’s special relationship with each of themRight in the heart o...

Big Brother, Little Brother | Germany

How well do you know your neighbors? We looked into the Alpine Republic’s special relationship with each of themAn Austrian Kabarett...

Five Photographers Illustrate Italian Love

Five photographers collaborated to illustrate Italian love.The variations in interpretation by each artist demonstrate that there is never only ...

Last Word | November 2017 | Schlawiner

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...

Grab Retouched Classic Cocktails at Agent Oscar

Agent Oscar’s cocktails spoil the most demanding taste buds with updated American classicsIt’s somewhat ironic that the real birth o...

How to get Married in Vienna

If you want to tie the knot, there is lots to plan for – not least Austria’s stilted bureaucracyVienna is a dazzling b...

Special Report | Can Austria Help Bring the Balkans Into the EU?

Can Austria help bring Southeastern Europe into the EU’s fold? After all, as State Chancellor Klemens von Metternich knew, “the Balkans begin at Rennw...

Alt-Hietzing | Suburban Imperialism

On a warm Sunday morning in Alt-Hietzing, an elderly lady pushes her walker along the old wooden parquet terrace of Café Dommayer, a coffeehouse...

From our Readers | November 2017

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. S...

Feel the Yugo Wherever you go

The city's seizable ex-Yugoslavian community looks to the past for unity and identityIn Central Europe, the truth is often hidden behind a joke....

Opinion | How to Tame the Dangers of Democracy

Democracy, for all its flaws, may in fact be the best form of government. But there are many ways to improve itBy Peter Emerson...

Opinion | The Empty Promises of Sebastian Kurz

Regardless of what you think of the “New ÖVP,” the hype around its leader Sebastian Kurz, Austria’s millennial foreign minister and likely new chancel...
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