Tag Archives: Austria

Trip Report: Connecting in Vienna & Austrian Airlines Business Class Vienna to Oslo (VIE-OSL)

  This is part 3 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here.   Austrian Airlines Flt. 335  Vienna to Oslo (VIE-OSL) Embraer 195, Business Class, 2h 25m The last time I… Read more »

Trip Report: Austrian Airlines Business Class Washington to Vienna (IAD-VIE)

This is part 2 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. (I have done some website redesign that should help with readability.  I still cannot figure out how to get my… Read more »

Onward to Croatia: Austrian “Lounge” at VIE and to Dubrovnik on Croatia Airlines

I was quite tired due to my lack of sleep when I landed at Vienna, and was looking forward to taking a shower at the Austrian lounge to freshen up. My short connecting flight was on Croatia Airlines, which uses Austrian’s lounge in Vienna, so I thought this would be… Read more »

Trip Report: Westward Ho: The Autobahn, Melk, Berchtesgaden, the Intercontinental Berchtesgaden Review, Nazis, and Salzburg

We had decided that we didn’t want to spend our entire time in Austria in Vienna, so we rented a car for our last two days and head west from Vienna.  I had read gushing reviews of the Intercontinental Berchtesgaden (in Germany) on another blog (which did not mention that… Read more »

Trip Report: Exploring Vienna and Vienna Pride: Regenbogenparade!

Exploring Vienna (Yes, there’s more to travel than hotels, airplanes, and airplane lounges; and unlike some other bloggers,  I’ll share LGBT attractions of  interest I’ve seen from the road.) It was a gorgeous day in Vienna when we arrived, and we figured we’d wander and explore the neighborhood around our… Read more »

Three Vienna Hotels: Radisson Blu Style, Hilton Vienna, and Courtyard Vienna Messe Reviews

I’ve decided to break up my Vienna post into two – one reviewing the three hotels we stayed at, and one describing the sights and sounds of Vienna.  I’ll review the hotels here. Radisson Blu Style Hotel Vienna For our first two nights, we stayed at the Radisson Blu Style,… Read more »

Trip Report: Our European Journey Begins: Agent Roulette, JFK T4, and JFK-AMS-VIE on Delta and KLM Business

Our European Journey Begins: Agent Roulette, JFK T4, and JFK-AMS-VIE on Delta and KLM Delta Flt. 70, New York-JFK to Amsterdam, B767, BusinessElite Dep. 8:12pm, Arr. 10:15am KLM Flt. 1845, Amsterdam to Vienna, B737, Europe Business Dep. 11:40am, Arr. 1:30pm As mentioned in my preview post, we were scheduled to… Read more »

The Anatomy of a Summer Vacation: Austria and Finland, Skymiles Burning, and a Lot of Radissons

As I mentioned yesterday, I am getting ready for my big summer vacation to Europe in a week and a half.   I figured I’d give a bit of a preview, explaining how I came up with the routing/itinerary, and asking for any tips readers may have. There are two… Read more »