Punctuality in Vienna, Austria — Be on time if you want to be respected and liked

Punctuality in Vienna is the norm One of the things I have loved about Vienna, Austria…

Best taxis from Vienna Airport to city and back? I’m a fan of wien-airport-transfer.com

How I started using wien-airport-transfer.com for my Vienna airport taxi needs For the first three years…

Why the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna’s Annual Ticket is the best deal in town

If you like a good deal, do I have a superb one for you. That would…

Which hotels are close to Mariahilfer Strasse in Vienna, Austria? These are convenient and affordable

If you are planning a trip to Vienna, Austria and want to stay in a hotel…

Is Vienna expensive compared to the U.S? What things should you bring with you?

One of the things Americans worry about when moving to Vienna, or even when planning on…

What is the cost of groceries in Vienna, Austria compared to the United States?

Having recently arrived back in Austria after several months spent in the United States, one of…

Is public transportation in Vienna, Austria affordable? Ridiculously so…

It always makes me laugh when people who haven’t been to Austria ask me “Is public…

When does Austria turn clocks back in 2021? Standard Time returns tomorrow — set your clocks

While Daylight Savings Time (DST) in Austria is something outdated and unnecessary, and something the EU…

What’s the weather like in winter in Vienna, Austria?

Only a week or two away from what I would classify as winter in Vienna, Austria,…

Inflation in Austria for October 2021 at 10-year high — possible 3.6% increase vs same month in 2020

According to a preliminary estimate by Statistics Austria, the inflation rate in Austria for October 2021…

Can you use credit cards in Vienna, Austria? Or is cash king?

Having lived in the U.S. for decades, and in Asia for almost as long, I am…

Austrian Airlines gets 12 more Premium Economy Class seats on every Boeing 767

Anyone that knows me knows I am a big fan of Austrian Airlines. One of the…

What is Austrian National Day and when was it first celebrated?

As someone who moved to Austria a few years ago, there are still many things I…

When are stores in Vienna, Austria open, when do they close? What are Vienna’s shopping hours?

Having lived in Bangkok, Thailand for 15 years, a city where every store is even open…