Day 30 – Budapest to Vienna … and back home

Sept 30, 2019 – Budapest, Hungary and Vienna, Austria We had to take the 9 am RejioJet bus from the Kelenfold station to get back to Vienna. We decided to take a Bolt taxi rather than use the metro. We got out early by 7.30 a.m and booked a Bolt taxi. The taxi took a … Read more Day 30 – Budapest to Vienna … and back home

Day 27 – Witnessed our first protest !

Sept 27, 2019 – Vienna, Austria to Budapest, Hungary We checked out of the Airbnb and decided to take a cab to the Hauptbahnhof because we had to lug our luggage down the steps at the Friedensbrucke station and then change at Schwedenplatz as well. We used “Bolt” a more popular taxi service in Europe … Read more Day 27 – Witnessed our first protest !

Day 26 – Finding the man with a fish bowl

Sept 26, 2019 – Vienna, Austria I had bought a body cream jar from “Rituals” the last time we were there. When I took it out to pack, I realised that the lid was cracked. So we decided to complete the packing in the morning and then go over to Mariahilfer street again to the … Read more Day 26 – Finding the man with a fish bowl

Day 25 – Riverside Walk

Sept 25, 2019 – Vienna, Austria Today we decided to walk from our Airbnb to Schwedenplatz. The Metro comes almost in a straight line from Schwedenplatz and there are walking tracks on both sides of the river that is adjacent to the metro line. The added bonus was we could view a lot of street … Read more Day 25 – Riverside Walk

Day 24 – Hunting for Vienna Street Art

Sept 24, 2019 – Vienna, Austria We decided to spend the whole day hunting down the street art in Vienna. I had stumbled upon some websites when we stayed in Vienna a couple of weeks back but we couldn’t do a search then, except finding the ones at Naschmarkt. We also wanted to visit one … Read more Day 24 – Hunting for Vienna Street Art

Day 23 – Coaching with a view and a regular day in Vienna !

Sept 23, 2019 Woke up only by 6.20 even though I had set the alarm for 5 am. The following is the view from our Airbnb’s bedroom – Made Semiya Upma in the morning and did my first coaching call at 9.30 am sitting in the living room and looking out at this view. Then … Read more Day 23 – Coaching with a view and a regular day in Vienna !

Day 22 – LilliputBahn and SchonBrunn Palace

Sept 22, 2019 – Vienna, Austria I woke up really late and totally cross with myself… Guess I got off the wrong side of the bed. I sleepily made Pongal and had a long discussion with Krishnan on what I think he should be doing in the kitchen :):):). Since we had the 24-hour ticket … Read more Day 22 – LilliputBahn and SchonBrunn Palace

Day 21 – Train-Bus-Train back to Vienna

Sept 21, 2019 – Zagreb to Vienna We had a really early morning train (7.00 am) so we got to the train station by 6.15 am. Mirko, our Airbnb host came by and helped us with the bags again. It was a little nippy in the morning so both of us wore our jackets. The … Read more Day 21 – Train-Bus-Train back to Vienna

Yoghurt-Joghurt-Curd….

Before my friends assume that this post is about how I have suddenly become a proper Tamilian whose meal is not complete without “curd rice” ….. it is NOT. 🙂 I like curds, I like Yoghurt (unsweetened), I like raita, Kadi, Morkozhambu and yes I like lassi once in a while but I still don’t … Read more Yoghurt-Joghurt-Curd….