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  Vienna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Exceptions of that are 1300 for the Vienna International Airport located in Lower Austria near Schwechat, 1400 for the UN Complex, 1450 for the Austria Center, and 1500 for the Austrian UN-Forces.
Vienna is the seat of the Viennese Roman Catholic archdiocese, and its acting Archbishop is Cardinal Christoph Schönborn.
Ruprecht's Church (the oldest in Vienna) and the Bermuda Bräu microbrewery became the now-popular "Bermuda Triangle." It is the one area of the inner city district where relatively loud music and noise is tolerated.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Vienna   (3203 words)

  
 Vienna, Austria
Never ask a person from Vienna about the name of the district he or she lives in, because it is very probable that they will not know the answer.
Leopoldstadt, the city's 2nd district, is separated from the centre of Vienna by the Danube Canal, and, along with the 20th district Brigittenau, forms a misshapen island bordered to the east by the main arm of the Danube.
Vienna's 3rd district lies to the east and south-east of the Innere Stadt, framed to the east by the Danube Canal (Donaukanal) and to the west by Prinz-Eugen-Strasse, and Arsenalstrasse.
worldfacts.us /Austria-Vienna.htm   (2737 words)

  
 CHI 2004: About Vienna
In 1137, the city of Vienna was first mentioned in documents, and around 1155 the Dukes of Babenberg chose it as their residence.
After the so-called “Anschluss” of Austria to Hitler’s Germany, Vienna was designated a “Reichsgau” (an administrative district of the Third Reich during the Nazi period) in 1938; after 1945, it once again became the capital of the Austrian Republic.
Tourists are eager to visit Vienna because of the city’s exciting combination of the royal-imperial flair of the past with the latest trends, the responsible cultivation of a precious heritage and charming traditions.
www.chi2004.org /geninfo/vienna.html   (1283 words)

  
 Vienna Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Grandiose Vienna was the showpiece of the all-conquering Habsburg Dynasty.
Vienna has plenty of lower-brow pleasures too - walks in the woods, splish-splashing high jinks on the river, slap-up indulgent evenings in its renowned wine taverns.
It is said that of all the cities in the world, Vienna is the most obsessed with death.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/europe/austria/vienna   (217 words)

  
 UrbanRail.Net > Europe > Austria > WIEN (Vienna) U-Bahn
Austria's capital has about 1.6 million inhabitants and is known world-wide for its beauty and history.
Vienna's modern underground network actually goes back to the 19th century, when a system of urban steam rail lines was built to connect the various mainline railways serving the once large Austro-Hungarian Empire.
Vienna city is Zone 100 of the regional fare union VOR (Verkehrsverbund Ostregion).
www.urbanrail.net /eu/vie/wien.htm   (1063 words)

  
 Austria Europe - Pictures, Sites and Maps
Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria's status remained unclear for a decade.
Austria, with its well-developed market economy and high standard of living, is closely tied to other EU economies, especially Germany's.
For 2005, Austria plans a tax cut of EURO 2.5 billion and harmonization of the various pension schemes.
austria.europe-countries.com   (2652 words)

  
 Vienna City Guide - Vienna Tourism, Austria @about-vienna.org
Vienna, also described as Europe's cultural capital, is a metropolis with unique charm and flair.
Facts: Vienna, the capital of Austria, 2 million inhabitants, is situated on the banks of the Danube.
Vienna - a romantically imperial city: Vienna is a dream city for anyone with a romantic streak or an interest in history.
www.aboutvienna.org /city.htm   (488 words)

  
 Vienna hotels reservation: Hotel: Accommodation in Vienna, Austria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Austria is a predominantly mountainous, landlocked Central European country, with an area of 32,367 mi2/83,855 km2, a size somewhat larger than the U.S. state of Maine.
Vienna (Wien) Lower Austria (Niederösterreich) Upper Austria (Oberösterreich) Salzburg (Salzburg) Carinthia (Kärnten) Tyrol (Tirol) Vorarlberg (Vorarlberg) Styria (Steiermark) Burgenland (Burgenland) Population Austria's population is growing toward eight million, with about 1.54 million people, approximately 20 percent of the total population, living in Vienna (on one half of one percent of the country's area).
Austria is a democratic, federal republic governed under the constitution of 1920 and subsequent reform and amendments thereof, which provide a clear division of power among the legislative, executive and judical branches of government.
www.viennahotelstart.com   (2167 words)

  
 Architecture of Vienna, Austria - Great Buildings Online
Karlskirche, by Johann Fischer von Erlach, at Vienna, Austria, 1715 to 1737.
Landerbank, by Otto Wagner, at Vienna, Austria, 1883 to 1884.
Majolica House, by Otto Wagner, at Vienna, Austria, 1898 to 1899.
www.greatbuildings.com /places/vienna.html   (228 words)

  
 Vienna Hotels, Vienna, Austria - Hotels in Vienna, discounted prices for Vienna Hotels, Hostels, Pensions
Opposite the Vienna State Opera House and a short walk from the renowned shopping of Kaerntner Strasse, Hotel Bristol is a landmark of elegance in Austria's......
Capital of Austria - Vienna is known as world-famous city in Central Europe.
Vienna is known as wonderful spot in Central Europe.
www.hotels--vienna.com   (893 words)

  
 Austria Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
High up on a hill, where it commands a marvellous view of a curve of Danube River, is the ruined...
Austria has few peers as a year-round holiday destination, with plenty of winter sports in the Alps, some of the most impressive and overblown architecture in Europe and an unrivalled musical tradition that even The Sound of Music couldn't sully.
Vienna is the capital, hub of the country's musical life and littered with beautiful buildings.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/europe/austria   (196 words)

  
 Vienna city guide, Austria - Time Out Travel
Vienna’s reputation is packaged in all the clichés that have been bestowed upon the former capital of the Habsburg Empire; you know them perfectly well – fine coffee houses and chocolate cake, choir boys in sailor suits and manifestations of imperial pomp, ranging from monumental architecture to dancing horses.
The Empire managed to attract the best brains from all over Mitteleuropa, and they bequeathed Vienna magnificent city planning, keynote art...
With Mozart's 250th birthday being celebrated on January 27th 2006, Vienna will be more of a magnet for music lovers than ever before.
www.timeout.com /travel/vienna   (190 words)

  
 Europe Guide - Austria Travel - Map of Austria, Vienna hotels and vacation guide
Among these are the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, the Lipizzan stallions of the Spanish Riding School and the Vienna Boys' Choir.
And don't forget: Austria is the cradle of Alpine skiing--and skiing is a way of life in the country of any skier's dreams.
Austria has been a favored travel destination for more than a thousand years.
www.europeetravel.com /austria   (442 words)

  
 Deutsch Lernen mit Mag. Marcel Richter in Wien
Famous in Vienna is the Vienna State Opera and music from the Vienna Symphoniker and from the Vienna Philharmoniker at the Musikvereinssaal or in the Concerts House.
But Vienna is also famous as a melting - pot from different cultures.
Very tyical for Vienna are lots of beautiful parks and especially many coffee and tea houses.
www.geocities.com /marcelrichter/vienna.html   (288 words)

  
 Vienna Hotels, Hotel Vienna, Accommodation in Vienna Austria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Vienna invokes the images of creamy pastries and Strauss waltzes, sumptuous concert halls and grandiose buildings.
Vienna is the city, which helped boost the works of Beethoven, Mozart, Haydn, Schubert, Brahms and Maler on the world scene.
Set in the heart of Vienna it gives you the opportunity to explore the nearby attractions such as the Schonbrunn Palace, the Museums Quarter and the famous State Opera.
www.guideglobal.com /en/Austria/Wien/Vienna-Hotels.html   (413 words)

  
 Vienna Hotel, Vienna Austria Hotel, Cheap Hotel in Vienna, Vienna Accommodation
Vienna is a city full of historical treasures, traditions, romance, fun and much more.
For anyone who loves music, culture, art and history, a visit to Vienna will be like a walk in the past and a superb experience that leaves lasting memories.
With its cultural treasures, fantastic musicals, impressive art collections and fine museums, Vienna is also one of the leading cultural centres of Europe.
www.myvienna-hotel.com   (133 words)

  
 Austria. At Last!
The longing for a vacation in Austria cannot be easily explained, sketched or demonstrated.
In fact they have been practically everywhere and seen everything there is to see.
Finally, the two are experiencing the wealth of enjoyment Austria has to offer.
www.austria-tourism.at   (170 words)

  
 Vienna Hotels: Le Meridien Vienna Luxury Hotels in Vienna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Le Meridien Vienna is directly located on the famous Ringstrasse, only a stroll away from the Vienna State Opera and the Imperial Hofburg Palace.
Near the hotel, guests will find perfect connections with public transport and the Vienna International Airport is only a short 30 minutes drive.
Le Meridien Vienna is pleased to have been chosen as the official hotel for the ATP Tennis Tournament.
www.lemeridien.com /austria/vienna/hotel_at1806.shtml   (402 words)

  
 Vienna Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
We present one of the most comprehensive selections of hotels in Vienna available through the web, with detailed information on the hotels  facilities, photos, maps, and secure reservation forms.
Whether you’re on a budget or looking for luxury accommodations in Vienna, our Vienna hotels directory offers a wide range of possibilities for your stay, from cheap hotels, inns, motels, to deluxe hotels.
One of the nicest hotels in Vienna situated close to the Ringstrasse, the Imperial Palace of the Hofburg and the Austrian Parliament building.
vienna.lodgingaustria.com   (493 words)

  
 Central Apartments Vienna (CAV) & Vacation Rentals Vienna - Austria
in the city centre of ViennaAustria - Wien - Vienne - Viena - Vieno — Viedeň — Wenen
vienna apartment and vienna vacation rental offer comfortable and family friendly accommodation in very centrally located apartments with 2-room suites for your short or long-term lodging in prime location in the city centre of Vienna - Austria.
Further landmarks of the city like schonbrun palace of schoenbrunn, austria centre vienna, the building of united nations of vienna (UN-City), vienna danube ilands and pratere wien (giant weehl vienna) are within a few minutes ride with the subway from central subway station karlsplatz.
www.central-apartments-vienna.com   (380 words)

  
 EMBnet AT Home - EMBnet AUSTRIA
Analogous EMBnet Austria is a national facility to support computer aided research in biosciences.
Since summer 2005 EMBnet Austria is part of the Center of Integrative Bioinformatics (CIBIV) and the
During the years 1993-2005 EMBnet Austria was maintained by the Biocomputing Department of the
emb1.bcc.univie.ac.at   (72 words)

  
 vienna.at - Vienna Österreich Tiscover Welcome Hotel Hotels
"Vienna, Vienna, you alone shall be the city of my dreams..." This old Viennese folk song is mainly about one fact - that Vienna is fantastic, as beautiful as a dream.
And Vienna is also a great place to go shopping or just stroll around.
Vienna is different and it is highly addictive...
tiscover.at /at/guide/85342sy,en,SCH1/objectId,RGN108866at/home.html   (251 words)

  
 wien.at - The City of Vienna's Web Service - Welcome
Vienna: 3 Opera Houses, 50 Theatres and 100 Museums
Elections to the Vienna City Council and District Councils
Tracing your ancestors in Vienna - step by step approach to family history
www.wien.gv.at /english   (89 words)

  
 University of Vienna - Universität Wien
The University of Vienna (Universität Wien) was founded in 1365 by Duke Rudolf IV and is therefore one of the oldest universities in Europe.
The University is proud of having been the home of several Nobel Prize Laureates.
Research and education at the University of Vienna encompasses a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines, ranging from theology, jurisprudence, economics, computer science, to the humanities and to the social and natural sciences.
www.univie.ac.at /en   (142 words)

  
 Vienna — Culture means Vienna
This offer, starting at 119 Euro per person for 2 nights in a double room, includes buffet breakfast, admission to the Albertina as well as the useful Vienna Card, which enables the visitor to use the underground, streetcars and buses for 72 hours free of charge and offers 200 discounts.
On May 15, 1955, Austria’s Foreign Minister (and former Federal Chancellor) Leopold Figl presented the freshly signed State Treaty from the balcony of Belvedere Palace.
View the special exhibitions at the new Albertina, stroll through MuseumsQuartier Vienna and visit its three great houses: the Leopold Museum, the Museum of Modern Art Ludwig Foundation and the Kunsthalle.
www.austria-tourism.at /regionen2...2.html?_h=regionen&_rc=wi&_hm=31465   (285 words)

  
 Current local time in Vienna - Austria
Make a Personal World Clock and include Vienna
When can I call/have a meeting with someone in Vienna?
4 pm in Vienna, what time is it elsewhere?
www.timeanddate.com /worldclock/city.html?n=259   (205 words)

  
 Rockstar Vienna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Rockstar Vienna is located in Vienna, Austria in the heart of Europe.
The creative team of 100 employees does not hesitate to take on new challenges, may they be technical, conceptual or content wise.
For more information on the aforementioned Rockstar Vienna projects please visit www.rockstargames.com/maxpayne and www.rockstargames.com/grandtheftauto.
www.rockstarvienna.com   (157 words)

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