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MOVIE NIGHT: Little Big Voice

Sweet family movie… post WWII Austria… couldn’t help noticing similarities with our times… hopefully learning from history… a film and song to remember!

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MOVIE NIGHT: Friends Forever

Blutsbrüder teilen alles Our Big Time Set in the midst of World War 2 and interspersed with beautiful choir music, the horrors of the war unfold when the Germans realized one of the boys in the choir is a Jew … Continue reading

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PALO ALTO: Overture to a Season

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra‘s Overture to a Season concert in Palo Alto… Michael Gilbertson‘s modern short work inspired by “Ode to Joy”… Overture to a Season… followed by a musical journey through the woods and streams of Beethoven’s sixth symphony… … Continue reading

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MOVIE NIGHT: The Illusionist

Turn of the century Vienna… love, magic, suspense, detective story… a surprising and delightful family movie!

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5.LHR-VIE

A day of flight… with all the associated delight… feels like a short commuting from London to Vienna… followed by a longer drive than we imagined… that makes us miss the Klimt Center on the Attersee… still enjoying the scenic … Continue reading

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ITINERARY: LON-VIE-PMI

The Art&Music Trip 🙂 0. Tue 6/26: SJC – LAS – LGW VA | 12:00 – 09:25 | 13h 25m 1 stop Gatwick Express 2FOR1 on London attractions 1. Wed 6/27 London Nell Gwynn House Apartments EUROPEAN COMPOSERS IN LONDON … Continue reading

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VIENNA: Coffee Houses

Viennese coffee house culture listed as UNESCO intangible cultural heritage Coffee houses are a veritable institution in the Austrian capital Vienna – and are now officially recognized as such after being added to UNESCO’s intangible cultural heritage list. One of … Continue reading

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AUSTRIA: Alps

Nationalpark Hohe Tauern: The largest nature reserve of the Alps … Grossglockner High Alpine Road Heiligenblut Wild & Freizeitpark Ferleiten Krimml Waterfalls, the largest in Europe and an excellent hiking trail Mittersill Zell am See Gerlos Alpenstrasse P H O … Continue reading

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AUSTRIA: Vienna

A R C H I T E C T U R E 20ER HAUS Az W: Architecture Center Vienna (Architekturzentrum Wien) Hundertwasser Architecture KUNST HAUS WIEN | Museum Hundertwasser Hundertwasser House District Heating Plant Modern Architecture & Design Secession TopTours: … Continue reading

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