Life Ball 2017 – It is Back

It took a one year break. The Life Ball, one of the biggest Anti-Aids event of the world, is back. This year's motto is "Recognize the Danger" and should encourage the testing of someone's immune status. It is estimated that 54% of all HIV infected persons...

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Culinary Festival

The Culinary Festival "Genuss Festival" is taking place annually at the Stadtpark at the heart of Vienna. It celebrates regional culinary specialities of Austria from all nine federal states. With this the festival becomes a possibility to discover hidden treasures - from Tyrolean cheese to...


Music & Vienna: Past and Present

Already the 1st of January of each year marks the first music highlight in Vienna. The New Year's Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra is watched by millions of viewers around the world. Music has a long tradition in Vienna and for many it is...


Vienna Ball Season 2017

The Ball Season is the season that follows right after the Christmas Season in Vienna. After having fed oneself during Christmas it is now the time to dance the additional calories away. Every year more than 50 000 visit Vienna's ball. The Ball Season is...


Vienna Suggestions Packages

Discover Vienna with your tailor-made suggestion package. You want to experience in the most authentic way but do not know how? Still, you want to share only with your loved ones and friends and stay flexible. For this Holiday Season the exclusive Vienna private city tour...


Christmas in Vienna – The Most Romantic Time of the Year!

With good conscience can Vienna be called one of the most romantic city and it becomes even more romantic during Christmas time when all the lights illuminate the streets of the city. Add some snow and the fairy tale is presenting itself. All the reason more...


Wiener Festwochen 2016

Established in 1951 the Wiener Festwochen are one of the most important annual events in the cultural calendar. They are an addition to the round-the-year programs. As a matter of fact the Wiener Festwochen are schedule at a time of the year that bridges the...

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

It is probably one of the most famous and best orchestras worldwide and lies at the musical heart of Vienna - the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Its headquarter is the Wiener Musikverein (the Vienna Music Association) and the orchestra was founded in 1842. The members are selected...


In Memoriam: Zaha Hadid in Vienna

Born in Bagdad in 1950 Zaha Hadid was an Iraqi-British star designer that passed away much too soon. Her works can be appreciated all around the world. She was the first Muslim woman to receive the famous Pritzker Prize in 2004. Born into a wealthy...

Easter in Vienna

Easter in Vienna

Easter in Vienna means the beginning of spring. The days are getting longer and people can enjoy the first sunny days after a long winter outside. It is the time of the year when the city becomes alive again. Cafés invite their guests on their...