Autumn rain in Vienna

Schönbrunn Palace, ViennaAs lovely as Saturday was, as rainy and cold was Sunday. We packed our stuff, check out at the hostel, stored our bags at the hostel’s luggage room and went for a long breakfast before we were ready to head out into the rain.

We went to Schloss Schönbrunn, the imperial summer palace by train. The site is easily reachable with the U4, getting of at the stop Schönbrunn. Here you have to queue for tickets that are than time stamped giving you time to explore the gardens first or in our case hiding under a balcony from the rain. Continue reading

Where I’ve been: Sintra, Portugal, 2011

Today I’m going to take the easy way: I’m not going to tell you, where I went, I just send you to a nice site (and app) that gives you lot’s of travelling advise: Tourist Eye. And why is that? Because they have a feature about a place that I have been too: Sintra, a fairy tale region near Lisbon. Continue reading