Should you tip in Vienna, Austria and, if so, how much?

One thing you will probably notice if you spend any time in Vienna, Austria, or anywhere…

FFP2 masks still mandated on all Austrian Airlines flights in May, 2022 and beyond

While most European airlines have now removed the mask mandate on their flights, Austrian Airlines still…

Visitors to Austria no longer need vaccine, test or proof of recovery – all 3G entry rules dropped

Travelers to Austria do not need to show proof of vaccine, negative test or proof of…

Is abortion legal in Austria? Is it legal in the first, second or third trimester?

As the abortion debate continues to rage in the United States now that it seems likely…

What does Porto zahlt Empfänger mean in German? Does the envelope need a stamp?

I periodically get letters through the mail in Austria that require some type of form completing…

Do Austrians watch The Sound of Music? Many haven’t even heard of it

Growing up in the United Kingdom, the 1965 movie The Sound of Music was one of…

What is the average height in Austria for men and women?

In the seemingly ‘useless’ posts I will likely make over the next few months about anything…

Current entry rules for Austria from March, 2022 – avoid Vienna if you’re not vaccinated or recovered from Covid-19

Update – May 16th, 2022 — All 3G rules have now been dropped for travelers flying…

‘Yuri on Ice’ by Taro Umebayashi – Speed walking through Vienna – Music to listen to

Speed walking through Vienna — Music that sets the mood, Part I — ‘Yuri on Ice’…

Drones in Vienna — Vienna from above is how this gorgeous city should be seen

Drones in Vienna allow you to see the city the way it should be seen One…

Street art in Vienna, Austria — these murals are everywhere and they’re beautiful

Street art in Vienna, Austria comes in all kinds of styles Now, before you start reading…

Austria more corrupt in 2021 than 2020 according to Corruption Perceptions Index

Corruption in Austria increased in 2021 according to CPI If you have lived in Austria over…

Where to buy baking soda in Vienna, Austria and what it’s called in German

The German word for baking soda is… Living in or visiting Vienna, Austria and not speaking…

Austrian household income plummeted in 2021 as a result of Covid policies

OPINION Austrian household income in 2021 down almost 6% While many journalists throughout the world insist…