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Vienna
Sunday, October 21, 2018
"We lead the world in organic standards because we're a small country. The agricultural infrastructure is still on a small scale, so farmers can still give each of their cows a name." Dolly Blach grew up in the heart of Vienna’s 1st district in the ’50s and ’60s. So you might...
"Our children might graduate from school with the knowledge of how to fly to the moon, but they don't have a clue about how important food production is." For Gerhard Zoubek, organic farming is no laughing matter. When he and his wife, Sigrid, inherited her family farm 21 years ago,...
"Food is about a lot more than just what you get on your plate." Consider the celery root, and how it grows. And the mushroom, the Brussels sprout, the cabbage. At his restaurant, Tian, Paul Ivić prepares each of these vegetables in ways you would have never considered – unless...
“If time is supposedly money, try buying some more of it once your time's up. Quality of life is about enjoying it right here and right now. Gin is the tipple of the moment in Vienna. The first ever Vienna Gin Festival will take place this month. Happy hours and specialty...
Vienna’s legendary chef Sohyi Kim about learning on the job, never being satisfied and why she can’t stand salmon. When guests go to Sohyi Kim’s restaurants, they go to visit her. Every place she’s ever run – that’s 13 restaurants in 21 years since she’s been in Vienna – has...
Whether we’re getting around by car, bike, metro or just heading across the street, it takes a whole city to keep us mobile. “We accommodate 2.6 million passengers a day. That’s a number that speaks for itself.” When Johanna Wiesholzer’s American cousin came to visit her recently in Vienna, he was...
Whether we’re getting around by car, bike, metro or just heading across the street, it takes a whole city to keep us mobile. "The main reason people should cycle is not just to ride a bike, it’s about choosing the most sustainable form of mobility in order to improve our quality of life.” Like many people, Roland...
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 of Uber, it’s become a worldwide brand. It’s not something that can be squashed easily. But they simply take too big a piece of the pie.” When the international ridesharing company Uber launched...
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 school, it didn’t take long for me and the other kids to get used to each other, that it was normal. That was the key to the path of...
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