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One of the reasons to spend Christmas holidays in Vienna is definitely the various Christmas markets the city offers. Located at the sites of most Viennese attractions, they feel like small villages inside a big city. They lure visitors in with heartwarming scents and flavors and treat them with a joyful atmosphere that keeps your body and soul warm during cold December days. Below, you'll find enlisted 5 of our favorite Christmas markets.

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Traveling with kids spices things up. They won't enjoy the "grown-up stuff" and will probably get tired of walking through the city. In this article, you'll find 6 suggestions what to do in Vienna with kids so that they too will enjoy their Christmas holiday.

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If there's ever a time when Vienna shines brightest, it's definitely December. Some even call it the Christmas capital of Europe. With the smell of glühwein and roasted nuts in the air, surrounded by numerous Christmas markets wrapped into thousands of flickering Christmas lights, it just doesn't get any better. Below you'll find 7 suggestions how to make the most of your Christmas holiday in Vienna.

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Schönbrunn - From hunting ground to imperial summer residence What started out as a hunting lodge has now become one of Austria's most famous attractions. It welcomes around 3 million visitors each year. Serving most of the time as the imperial summer residence, Schönbrunn boasts with eye-catching exterior and interior. There are 1441 rooms in the palace, only 40 of which are open for public viewing. The "Beautiful Spring" In 1569, the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian II purchased a large piece of land with a mansion called Katterburg. He put fences around the premises, making it the court's recreational hunting ground. Later on...

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If you're looking for a romantic getaway with your special someone, Vienna is definitely the choice you won't regret. From gorgeous architecture, to all sorts of romantic corners and activities the city has to offer, it's a perfect destination for couples of all ages. In the article you'll find 9 suggestions what to do in Vienna with your loved one.

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