Austria

Vienna at Christmas

8 Festive Ways to Experience the Magic of Vienna at Christmas

By Hannah Logan - December 2, 2021
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! At least I think so. Christmas time to me is magic, and even though I live in a Canadian city that pretty much guarantees a white Christmas, it’s no secret that during the holiday season, Europe is my favourite place to be. European Christmas markets are my…

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Salzburg Krampus Run

The Salzburg Krampus Run: A Unique Christmas Tradition

By Hannah Logan - November 17, 2021
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When I was travelling around Europe for the Christmas Markets I expected to see plenty of Santas and maybe a few elves and reindeer. What I didn’t expect to find was a giant, hairy, devil-looking creature known as Krampus; essentially a Christmas demon who has his own celebration called Krampusnacht or Krampus Run. This event…

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St. Stephen's Cathedral

The Best of: 1 Day in Vienna

By Hannah Logan - June 2, 2020
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The capital of Austria is a stunning city and one that I clearly love to explore since I’ve now been four times. While I definitely recommend more than one day in the city, sometimes you’re on a time crunch. I’ve had two incidents where I’ve only had 1 day in Vienna; once I used it…

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