vienna

A collection of 47 posts

May 26, 2013

Foodcamp 2013

Foodcamp 2013

After last year’s triumphant foodcamp, organisers Dani and Nina managed to step it up a notch again at this year’s event. At a splendid palais in the middle of Vienna, they

Feb 14, 2011

Café Mocca - perfect ham and eggs

Café Mocca - perfect ham and eggs

There are times for caviar and there are times for, well, ham and eggs. Accordingly, there are places that serve caviar and there are places that serve ham and eggs. Now, Café Mocca,

Jul 18, 2010

Lifeball 2010

I’m a lucky bastard. I really am. I do, for example, have friends who think of me when they have spare tickets to events. Like a couple of weeks ago when I

Jul 14, 2010

At Plachutta

At Plachutta

For everyone who isn’t Austrian, or Viennese for that matter, the Plachutta restaurants won’t be that well known. For all the others, the name evokes images of traditional Austrian cuisine coupled

Apr 16, 2010

At the canteen

At the canteen

I had lunch at Tommi Hirschs Kantine. It’s a new canteen right next to work, which also doubles as the headquarter of a caterer. The food is always of outstanding quality, not

Nov 16, 2009

Oceansize, Flex, 09

Oceansize, Flex, 09

It’s not that long ago that I wrote on here about one of the best concerts I’d ever been to. It was Oceansize’s gig at Vienna’s Flex, about two

Jun 15, 2009

Barcamp Vienna 09

Last weekend saw the 2009 edition of another Barcamp here in Vienna. As always since the inception of two-day barcamps, I only managed to attend one of the two days. The location was

Jun 8, 2009

Atheist Bus Campaign in Vienna - or not

After starting in London and then spreading to various other European Cities, the Atheist Bus Campaign is a private-sponsor funded project created to make people aware of the rather high probability that there