Rick Steves
Best of Germany, Austria and
Switzerland in 14 days
Sept 23-Oct 8, 2010
Vienna, Austria (1)
For lovers of art, music and architecture there is nothing to compare with Vienna (Wien), where we end our tour.
You will find Mozart all
over town.
Our group listening attentively to the city tour guide.
On the left Amerika and Australien Statue at the Museum of Natural History.
Begun in 1716, Karlskiedche was the most important Baroque Church in Vienna. Note the high altar with St. Charles Borromeo being assumed into heaven on a cloud.
Now for that carriage ride...
Treasures from the House of Habsburg, rulers
from 1438-1740. The family was the origin of
all the elected Holy Roman Emperors.
Palm House on the right.