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…

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…

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…

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…

How and when to give gifts in Vienna, Austria so you don’t offend

If you have spent any time overseas you may already know that, even in countries with…

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…

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While Daylight Savings Time (DST) in Austria is something outdated and unnecessary, and something the EU…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

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…

Is Vienna a safe city? How safe is it for women?

Whether you are planning a trip to Vienna, Austria or considering moving here, one of the…

How to survive Vienna, Austria’s endless lockdowns and mandatory masks

Due to the Austrian government’s reaction to Covid-19, Austria has now had more national lockdowns than…

Choosing the best country for a move abroad for your specific needs — Austria or elsewhere

If you have decided you would love to live abroad, but are still not quite sure…