Archive | July, 2014

We’re Finally in Vienna!

Palace of Fine Arts ViennaI’d always heard Vienna referred to as the ‘City of Dreams’ and I thought it was because of the beautiful baroque architecture, formal gardens and lovely setting (well, kind of) along the Danube.  Now I learn that it earned that moniker because it was home to Sigmund Freud.  This requires some analysis.  Continue Reading →

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It takes a village (idiot).

The church at Weissenkirchen

The church at Weissenkirchen

The little Austrian villages along the Danube were nuggets of charm.  Every bend in the river revealed another fairy-tale vista; I wanted to drag an anchor behind the ship just to slow us down.   Continue Reading →

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