The dream comes true! We are going to Japan today. It is going to be an amazing 2 weeks in Tokyo and Kyoto. We have been reading a lot about Japan, and now we are ready with our books, notes, Japan Rail Pass, pre-ordered Japanese SIM cards and loads of plans in mind.
One of the most magical moments we had in Vienna was at the classical music concerts. The whole city is blessed with Mozart, Beethoven and Haydn. You can feel their influence everywhere.
I have learned a very interesting story about how coffee became known and popular in Vienna. It all started in the 17th century, when coffee arrived in Vienna during the Ottoman Empire’s siege of the city (1683). People in Vienna found the coffee bean sacks left from the Ottomans, and they thought they were some kind of food for camels. [Read more]