Viennale – Vienna´s International Film Festival

If you´re visiting Vienna these days you´ll have to face moody autumn weather. May be the best way to escape fog and rain is to take advantage of the Viennale, Austria´s most important Film Festival. Last year The Guardian commented… Read more

Festival of Lights in Berlin

Fernsehturm on Alexanderplatz during the Festival of Lights. Berlin glows. Famous landmarks, cultural monuments, historical buildings, streets and other locations including Brandenburg Gate, Berlin Cathedral and the radio tower are literally being highlighted during Berlin´s Festival of Lights between the… Read more

O´zapft is! How to Oktoberfest 2016

The Oktoberfest runs from Sept 17th – October 3rd 2016 What do hostel workers need most after an exhausting summer season? A sixteen-day beerfest, along with a hostel full of intoxicated guests. NOT, you would think, but we actually still… Read more

New Year´s Eve in Berlin

One of Europe’s largest open air parties  is celebrated on New Year’s Eve in Berlin, between Brandenburg Gate and the Victory Column. Together, about one million people await the beginning of a new year. New Year’s Eve in Berlin On… Read more

New Year´s Eve in Munich

The Bavarian capital Munich, or München to the locals, is one of Germany’s busiest cities when it comes to celebrations. People are on the streets for New Year´s Eve in munich and celebrate in public with their neighbours, with large… Read more

Film Festival 2013 on Rathausplatz, Vienna

Vienna´s public open air  Film Festival offers classical and modern cultural highlights in front of the City Hall in Vienna until September 1st. But it´s not just about sitting in front of a huge screen and watching concerts and operas,… Read more

Don’t Miss “Europe’s Largest Free Party”: The Danube Island Festival Vienna 2012

Come to Vienna this June and join over 3 million visitors in seeing 2,000 performers at the Danube Island Festival! The dates of the festival are 22 to 24 June 2012. Danube Island Festival Performers will include: Simple Minds, Jennifer… Read more

How to Spend New Year’s Eve in Vienna

New Year’s Eve is coming our way. If you are in Vienna and still searching for the right place to celebrate the turn of the year, here are some recommendations for you: Eating out, yummie! A good diner might be… Read more