THIS city’s musical pedigree leads to its quite obvious title as The City of Music.
And what a pedigree it is. Vienna, Austria’s list of musical prodogies include Strauss, Mozart, Haydn, Schubert, Brahms, Mahler and Beethoven among others.
But that cultural legacy extends beyond musicians with psycho-analyst Siegmund Freud and painter Gustav Klimpt as among the city’s famous sons.
Boasting one of the most carefully preserved streetscapes in the world, this city is a living-breathing museum and it is this uniformity of architecture that sets the UNESCO recognised former seat of the Austro-Hungarian Empire apart from other great European cities such as Paris, Rome and London.
So how to take in one of the world’s architectural and cultural gems without burning a hole in your bank balance.
In Booked.net‘s third in this series, we offer you some hints and tips.