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…

What is the main religion in Austria? Is the country Catholic, Protestant or what?

I was talking to my father about religion in Austria last week, and he was surprised…

How many foreigners live in Vienna, Austria? More than you might think

One of the things that surprised me the most when I moved to Austria’s capital city…

How many people live in Vienna, Austria? Is the city crowded?

In my attempt to have Oh My Vienna cover everything you could ever possibly want to…

Where is Vienna located? Sure, it’s in Austria, but where?

As a follow up to my article yesterday on ‘Where is Austria located?‘, today we have…

Where is Austria? No really, where is the country located?

While the title of this post may sound a little strange, I will guarantee you most…

Ottakringer beer vans and Ottakringer Brewery, Vienna — Photo of the Day

Special Note: I am in the process of moving all my Vienna photos from Instagram to…

Austrians speak English better than almost any other non-native speaking country and here’s proof

Back in October, I wrote an article asking the question “Do Austrians in Vienna speak English?”…

Use Wise to send money from U.S. to Austria, get higher exchange rates and faster speeds

The first couple of times I sent money from the United States to Austria, I used…

Red Bull fugitive Vorayuth ‘Boss’ Yoovidhya in Austria? Royal Thai Police think he may be

Vice chairman of the Thai House committee on police affairs, Sanya Nilsupan, has claimed the Royal…

Erste Bank Christmas advert loses its magic with climate change taking the place of the holidays in its woke message — Watch

Vienna-based Erste Bank seems to be intent on becoming as famous for its Christmas ads as…

Why is DM Drogerie Markt (drugstore) one of the best shops in Vienna, Austria?

DM Drogerie Markt in Vienna is one of my favorite shops Anyone that knows me and…

Does it snow in Vienna, Austria in winter? How much snow could there be?

Since I wrote an article about the weather in Vienna in the winter, I have had…