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Blog – Where in the World? The answer

The answer to this week’s poser is Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna. At the end of the 17th century Emperor Leopold I commissioned the gifted Baroque architect, Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, to built a palatial hunting lodge for the heir to the throne.


Austria – The famous ferris wheel that so nearly became scrap metal

Not many city’s boast a giant amusement park as one of their main attractions. Fun fairs tend to come and go, marking an annual event – such as Munich’s Oktoberfest – or a one-off occasion.


Austria – A waltz through Vienna

Centre of the Austrian, and later Austro-Hungarian Empire, Vienna is packed full of history


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