Tag Archives: Austria

Solo Travel in Vienna: The Best Things to See & Do

solo travel in vienna at belvedere

Updated: October 2022 What’s not to love about Vienna? I’ve always been intrigued by Austria’s elegance, such as ornate and glorious cafes, and top-notch opera performances. A trip to the country’s capital, Vienna, is high on most European bucket lists. I’m also proof that solo travel in Vienna is marvelous, everyone. As you know, Vienna […]

19 Safest European Cities to Travel Alone

st. gallen is a lovely city to see with 8 days in switzerland

If you’re traveling alone to Europe and feel concerned about personal safety, I want to tell you not to worry in the slightest! Solo travel is safe if you take care of yourself, physically and mentally, with the same amount of effort you do at home. And I feel like I can speak as an […]

4 Days in Vienna: The Ultimate Itinerary for Austria’s Capital

solo travel vienna: see gorgeous summer sunsets

As a teenage, I had always envisioned Vienna as the center of European sophistication. Even though I studied French in high school, I always wanted to study abroad in Vienna, because, according to my young mind, living in Vienna meant that I could go to the opera every evening and sip gourmet coffee every afternoon.  […]

How to Backpack for 2 Amazing Weeks in Europe: A Complete Itinerary

2 week backpacking europe itinerary should include vienna

I still feel a tingle of excitement at the possibility of breaking out a European map, marking a relaxing train route, grabbing my backpack, and simply going on an adventure. Seriously. Backpacking Europe is the best.  How about you? Do you plan to backpack for 2 weeks in Europe? Excellent. Backpacking Europe is almost a […]

Why You Should Visit Vienna in the Summer

visit vienna in the summer and have a great time

Why SHOULD I visit Vienna in the summer? Isn’t it too expensive and crowded that time of year? I understand any reluctance about traveling to Europe in summer. Let’s face the downers first. Summer vacations mean prices are higher, both for airline tickets and accommodation, and crowds are overwhelming at times, particularly in famous tourist […]