Vienna, Austria

Vienna, Austria

Vienna, Austria November 25th Today we headed to old historical Vienna. The locals use the German version of the city name – Wien, pronounced “Vee-in.” Just say it really quickly.  We walked from the Austrian parliament Building to Heldenplatz, or Heroes’ Square. One...
Krems

Krems

Krems, Austria November 24th Göttweig Abbey, which began in 1083,  is located near the historic city of Krems. There are 43 monks who live here without many modern luxuries (like air conditioning & electric lights in some rooms). They run an active winery and own...
Český Krumlov & Linz

Český Krumlov & Linz

Český Krumlov‎ & Linz November 23rd  From our port in Linz, we took a 1 ½ hour bus ride to Český Krumlov in the Czech Republic. Flowing through this village of 13,000 is the Vltava River which winds around their 13th Century castle. This castle was built from...
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