• Austria

    8 Insightful Vienna Travel Tips

    Vienna Austria has long had a reputation as being one of the very best cities in the world. In fact, it was recently named the World’s Most Livable City for the eighth time in ten years. But what’s it like to spend time in Vienna as a short-term visitor? We recently spent nearly two weeks in Vienna. It served as…

  • Austria,  Hungary

    Traveling by Railjet Train Between Vienna and Budapest

    Vienna Austria and Budapest Hungary are two of the most popular travel destinations in Central Europe. And rightfully so! They both offer amazing architecture, art, food, and history. These two great European capital cities are located relatively close to each other – separated by only 150 miles. Consequently, many travel itineraries include a visit to both cities. Conveniently, an excellent…

  • Austria

    2 Days in Salzburg Austria

    I had always heard that Salzburg Austria was one of Europe’s most beautiful cities.  It’s famous for its baroque architecture, its compact and historic old town, and music. It’s the birthplace of Mozart, and classical music literally pours out of the buildings and streets. As I started planning an itinerary for our wedding/honeymoon trip to Central Europe, after settling on…