Vienne

Vienna, Austria

Kärntner Straße (in English: Carinthian Street) is the most famous shopping street in central Vienna. Strict and elegant Austrian people enjoy shopping there. A few years ago, many stores used to be closed on Saturday afternoon. October 2005. La Kärntner Straße (Rue de la Carinthie) est l’artère commerciale la plus fréquentée du centre-ville de Vienne.…

Vienna, Austria

The Sacher hotel is a five-star hotel close to the Vienna State Opera. Its restaurant is famous for its red dining room and the specialty of the house, the Sachertorte, a chocolate cake with apricot filling. September 2010. L’hôtel Sacher est un cinq-étoiles proche de l’Opéra National de Vienne. Son restaurant est célèbre pour sa…

Vienna, Austria

It is interesting to see that in the capital city of Austria, women will not hesitate to wear a traditional outfit on a Sunday afternoon. September 2010. Il est intéressant de noter que dans la capitale autrichienne, les femmes n’hésitent pas à revêtir un costume traditionnel le dimanche après-midi. Septembre 2010.

Vienna, Austria

The « Great Hall » of the Musikverein due to its highly regarded acoustics is considered one of the finest concert halls in the world. Every year, it hosts the new year’s concert of the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra, a concert that is broadcasted throughout the world. October 2005. La « Grande Salle » de la Musikverein en raison de…

Vienna, Austria

The Vienna State Opera is one of the few opera houses where you know the music will be good. Musicians also belong to the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra which is known as the best orchestra in the world. Stage productions may be old but no one really cares. And an evening at the ‘Wiener Staatsoper’ is…

Salzburg, Austria

Mozart is said to have been a cheeky young man. He would probably not match very well the crowds of rich and elderly people who now flock to Salzburg because of him. January 2011. On dit de Mozart qu’il était un jeune homme impertinent. Il n’apprécierait probablement pas les foules de gens riches et âgés…