Visiting Vienna is a project of the heart; an excuse to write about the city I’ve lived in since 1994, but also a way to help those in Vienna (or considering visiting) with advice and tips on how to get the most out of their stay. Over 1 million visitors dropped by this site in 2019 (fewer in 2020 for reasons you can probably guess).
I write every article and do so using my local knowledge and research, including visits to almost every single sight, event or location (I sometimes miss the occasional exhibition or event, because I work and the day only has 24 hours).
This is me about to enter the Kunsthistorisches Museum to recheck my notes on the Egyptian collection, which makes me sound way more sophisticated than is the case:
The “me” in all this is a British-born novelist, part-time university lecturer and accredited journalist (ÖJC #018050). I own the site and write all the content.
Before contacting me, please note the following to possibly save yourself some time and effort:
- I do not publish third-party articles and so will ignore any requests for me to do so
- I do not wish to buy any Vienna-related domain names and ignore all emails trying to sell them to me
- I am not an official representative of tourism in Vienna: these fine people are
Full formal ownership and legal details (in German) to meet Austria’s regulatory requirements (Informationspflicht lt. ECG und Mediengesetz) can be found by clicking on this link.