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April 6, 2011

POTD: Cakes on display in Vienna

Without a doubt, the greatest part about visiting Vienna is the food. In fact, all I can really remember about the city are the meals I ate, including Wiener Schnitzel and tall glasses of radler (beer with lemonade) every evening. And, of course, for dessert, strudel or cake (and, occasionally, both at the same time). Lots and lots of strudel and cake. The above photo illustrates just a few of the many cake varieties you can enjoy while in Vienna.

December 10, 2010

POTD: Hofburg Palace in Vienna

The Hofburg Palace, located in Vienna, Austria, served as the winter residence of the Habsburg dynasty that ruled the Austro-Hungarian empire until 1918. The statue is Prince Eugene of Savoy, one of the most successful military commanders in modern European history.

January 13, 2010

Central Eurotrip 2009/10

Photos from my family trip to Berlin, Prague, and Vienna on December 24, 2009 – January 3, 2010.