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Destination: Austria

Official Name: Republic of Austria Established: 976 (Margraviate of Austria) Population: 8,902,600 (2020 estimate) Religion: 57% Catholic, 8.7% Eastern Orthodox, 7.9% Muslim Language: German Capital: Vienna Order of Visit: Fifteenth  First Visit: 21 May 2006 Last Visit: 24 August 2006 … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 57 – Vienna to Munich, Germany

Wednesday 24 May 2006 Highlights: Saying goodbye to some travel buddies Today was mostly travelling with the most notable thing saying a final goodbye to a few fellow BusAbout traveller, namely the trio of Jess, Emily & Rebecca (Bec) + … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 56 – Vienna, Austria

Tuesday 23 May 2006 Highlights: Enjoying the performances at the Vienna State Opera, Habsburg’s Winter and Summer Palaces I just got back from the ‘Vienna State Opera’ and wow, it was just brilliant.   I got standing room tickets and over … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 55 – Vienna and Wachau Valley, Austria

Monday 22 May 2006 Highlights: A brilliant wine and bike tour of Wachau Valley Wow what an enjoyable day.   Getting up early I joined a ‘wine/bike tour’ of the Wachau Valley (9 hour tour).   This region claims to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 54 – Cesky Krumlov to Vienna, Austria

Sunday 21 May 2006 Highlights: The beautiful countryside This was a simple travel day enjoying the countryside as the bus took us to Vienna. The only interesting thing at my destination was that a bag was left in my hostel … Continue reading

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