When are pharmacies open in Vienna, Austria? What about emergency pharmacies on evenings, Sundays and holidays??

** Special note: A pharmacy is called an ‘Apotheke’ in Austria, whereas a drugstore is a…

How much is ibuprofen in Austria and where can you buy it? Hint, it’s expensive

If you are American, British or from one of many other countries in the world, you…

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…

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…

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…

Penny Markt Vienna — cheap, high-quality food, cool specialty products and friendly (for Vienna) staff

I am one of those annoying food shoppers who rarely shops anywhere but the cheap supermarkets…

Why is Aldi in Austria called Hofer? Same supermarket chain, different name

If you are as big as an Aldi fan as I am, you may be disappointed…

Hofer is the best supermarket in Vienna, Austria and it’s dirt cheap too!

If you have just moved to Austria and are living in Vienna, my biggest tip to…