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Some of Marilyn and Alf’s Best Photos in Vienna

Check out the link below for some of Marilyn & Alf’s best photos whilst visiting Vienna. Open the link and then choose Vienna, or if you prefer Prague or Frankfurt http://www.flickr.com/photos/alfandmarilyn/

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Vienna to Bratislava – Marilyn Oldman

After a short drive of only one and half hours, we arrived in Bratislava, the capital city of Slovakia.  A small but very quaint old town,  where everything seems to happen around the old town square. Cafe after cafe, restaurant after restaurant, bar … Continue reading

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Sad to say farewell to Vienna – Marilyn and Alf

Today we must leave Vienna for Bratislava and end our wonderful five-day introduction to Vienna. Yesterday, we strolled into the City Centre and stopped for some photos of the Austrian Parliament but this soon gave way to further internal exploration. We were … Continue reading

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Mozart, Strauss and Schnitzel?- Marilyn Oldman

On Monday evening we heard the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra playing at home at the Musikverein , a truly wonderful concert including Salieri, Hayden and Schubert, conducted by Riccardo Muti, in probably the best and most beautiful concert hall in the World – The Vienna Musikverein. … Continue reading

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A very special day for Marilyn and Alf in Vienna

Being first time visitors to Vienna, this blog picks up some our highlights on our first day. The day starts slowly and builds to it climax. We headed off for the U-Bahn (underground railway) and purchased a pass then spent … Continue reading

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Marilyn and Alf arrive in Vienna to thunder and lightening – what a welcome!

We’ve arrived in Vienna, Austria and just got settled before the heavens opened – thunder and lighting followed – what a reception! The four-hour road journey from Prague was fairly uneventful. Leaving Prague, we saw lots of Communist era high … Continue reading

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