My pictures gallery from Vienna (Part 1): The Hofburg Palace

June 15, 2017 seenplaces 0

Seen-Places’ stories arrive today in Vienna, reunited in a superb album. Thanks to our collaborators, I gathered and put together the most expressive images that capture faithfully the beauties of this city, rightly chosen last year as “the city with the best quality of life”. It is very true, few […]

Rafting down the Drava River

March 28, 2017 seenplaces 9

Born as a mountain torrent in the Julian Alps in Austria, the River Drava is significantly broad and deep by the time it flows through Dravograd into Slovenia, through which it runs for 102 of its total 720 km (450 mi). Since Roman times it has been the region’s sole highway – […]

Everything about Kunsthistorisches Museum of Wien

February 14, 2017 seenplaces 0

Kunsthistorisches Museum Address: Maria-Theresien-Platz Opening times: daily except Monday io a.m. to 6 p.m., Picture Gallery and Egyptian and Near Eastern Collection, Thursday io a.m. to 9 p.m. Guided tours on special topics: every Wednesday and Friday 10:15 a.m.; every Tuesday and Thursday 12:30 p.m. (“Mittags im KHM”); every Thursday […]

Mozart Cycle Path

February 13, 2017 seenplaces 0

This 450-km (280-mi) cycling route in the borderlands of Austria and Bavaria is a wonderfully relaxing way to unwind, dawdling along through enchanting pastoral scenery of rolling fields, mirror-like lakes and alpine meadows with the snowy peaks of the mountains always in the background. The region was once the centre […]

The Vienna Hofburg, Part 1: The Residence of Habsburgs

January 9, 2017 seenplaces 0

In this post we propose another Big Museum of Europe, the Vienna Hofburg which was in the past a magnificent residence of Habsburg Family. Inspired by Thomas Trenkler book, i will try to offer  a dynamic image of my readers about this imposing building and one of the most interesting places to […]