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Travelogue- Innsbruck tips: Grand Hotel Europa

  Innsbruck is a beautiful little city. Earlier on I went on a snowboarding holiday and stopped by Innsbruck for just 1.5 day. I was very sure I had been to Innsbruck before (SWAROVSKI headquarters), but just couldn’t remember how the city looks like, so my friend from Innsbruck said : if you cannot remember Innsbruck, you have not been to Innsbruck. With a limited amount of time, I stayed at the Grand Hotel Europa in Innsbruck. The location of the hotel is unbeatable. Directly across the road to the Innsbruck train station, the hotel has a long glamourous history. Founded by Schreiner & Klausner in 1869, since its establishmen...
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Travelogue- Christmas Retreat- Hallstatt, Austria

During my pre-christmas retreat, I took a trip to visit this beautiful little Unesco town Hallstatt in Austria. It’s roughly 4 hours train ride from Vienna, and it’s a very old little village sitting on the south-western shore of the Ha
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Travelogue- Vienna, Austria- Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna

After staying in a very traditional hotel in Vienna, I had the privilege to stay at a more modern side of Vienna. Staying at Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna was a completely different experience. Palaise Hensen Kempinski Vienna is housed in a listed palais designed by Theophil Edvard von Hansen and Heinrich Förster, built between 1869 and 1873 for the world exposition in Vienna in 1873, is situated on Schottenring street, part of the famously glamourous Ringstrasse Boulevard of Vienna. Even it was built originally as a hotel, until 1945 it was used as police headquarters home.  The building is considered one of the most prominen...
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Travelogue – Christmas Retreat- Vienna, Austria

FINALLY for a change.. I know I know… finally not about Switzerland…for a little while. If you remember the movie Before Sunrise, Jesse and Celine met on a train and decided to hop off at Vienna, where they spent the entire night chatting and getting to know each other. Because of that movie, many people think Vienna is a romantic city. Honestly for me, it is beautiful but I guess romance is related to a connection and personal experience rather than a city. It’s my 2nd time visiting Vienna, Austria. The reason why I wanted to re-visit is to retreat and go to places I couldn’t manage to visit last time. Recognize this spot? S...
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