Art nouveau staircase in a tenement near downtown Vienna

     

The garden (Burggarten) of the Hofburg, the central palace of the Habsburg dynasty.

     

Winter in the Burggartenn

     

Charge! Heldenplatz in front of the Hofburg

     

Viennese church.

     

Alessi design store in downtown Vienna.

     

The ~200m high Donauturm in Vienna. On the left you can see the bungee jumping rope hanging.

     

The tip of the Danube island where the Prater is situated

     

The Eagle (one of the symbols of Austria) in front of the Parliament House.

     

The Cemetery of the Nameless (Namenlos means nameless) is where bodies found in the Danube are buried

     

The Cemetery of the Nameless at night

     

Unique work of art in one of the Austrian artist workshops.

     

Burg Kino: an English-language Cinema on Opernring.

     

Postmodern office tower with the old Urania observatory in the background

     

The palace-like building of the Kunsthistorischesmuseum was never used as a palace - surprisingly, it was constructed to be a museum.

     

Tram signs in front of the Vienna Opera House (Staatsoper).

     

Parisian atmosphere.

     

Augarten

     

Where lost pens go - a shopwindow in downtown Vienna

     

Pool ship - the green background is the Blue Danube (actually it's the Danube Canal, but it's still green)

     

A ferris wheel in the Prater, Vienna's huge amusement park.

     

U2 (Underground Line 2) towards Karlsplatz

     

The Ring

     

Small roof garden

     

Peaceful Sunday afternoon in the courtyard of Schloss Schönbrunn.

     

Schönbrunn

     

Post-thaw

     

Post-Habsburg benches in Schönbrunn's garden.

     

Staircase in a tenement in Vienna

     

Fairly typical street near downtown Vienna

     

Evening talk

     

Old Type E tram on Taborstrasse

     

Tram speeding past near Vienna's Opera House.

     

Vertigo

     

The staircase of an old tenement

     

Downtown Salzburg from above.

     

The cathedral and its surroundings (including a giant chess set).

     

The river Salzach.

     

Baroque architecture in one of the main squares of Salzburg.

     

The town as seen from Salzburg's Castle (Festung Hohensalzburg).

     

Sun sets on the Salzburg Fortress.

     

Salzburg dome.

     

The gardens of Mirabell Palace (Schloss Mirabell) in Salzburg, with the Salzburg Fortress in the background.

     

Wheat field

     

On the road

     

On the road II.

     

Crosses along the railway tracks, on the road to Vienna.

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