Activities

Best Christmas Markets in Vienna

Best Christmas Markets in Vienna

Do you know what’s the ONLY thing keeping me away from SAD during the winter season? Christmas Markets. Oh, and SAD is short for Seasonal Affective Disorder, which I have a very SEVERE case of, by the way. So in light of that, let me […]

Working as a Train Attendant: Pros and Cons

Working as a Train Attendant: Pros and Cons

You know, like a flight attendant…but on a train instead of a plane. To be completely honest, I didn’t even know that there was such a thing as a “train stewardess” or “train attendant” until I actually became one. I was looking for a job […]

How to Piss Off an Austrian in 7 Easy Steps

How to Piss Off an Austrian in 7 Easy Steps

Ok so I’ve lived in Austria since 2012 and I’ve noticed quite a few things that can piss off an Austrian person and make their blood pressure rise. If you want to be well-received as a visitor or you plan on moving to the country, […]

Vienna – Bratislava Day Trip and Why You Should Do It

Vienna – Bratislava Day Trip and Why You Should Do It

Let me tell you why you should be a Bratislover (…I`ll see myself out). If you`re going to the Austria`s pearl and you have more than 5 days there, I`d strongly suggest you consider a Vienna – Bratislava day trip. The Slovakian capital is otherwise […]

How to be an Annoying Tourist

How to be an Annoying Tourist

Oh come on, we`ve all done it – we`ve all been mildly annoyed by all the people who look like they`re auditioning for the Power Rangers in front of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Every time I give people advice about anything travel related I […]