Introducing Metropole – Discounted Subscriptions for VE members

Metropole was launched as a print and online magazine back in October 2015, appearing 10 times a year (monthly with a double issue at year-end and in the summer), determined to serve the best of Vienna and Austria to English-speaking expats and internationals. The aim is to allow readers to draw on everything Vienna has…

The Heart of Vienna walking tour – Direct on your phone

Living in Vienna, you have an opportunity to experience a city with a distinct culture and history that spans over 2000 years.  On your walk to the store, commute to work, or weekend stroll you pass icons of history that you might never know are there.  Would you like to learn the secrets hiding in…

Instant Camera Tours with Sophort Safari

by Thomas Preyer of https://sophort.com/ In 2013 Gilbert, my co-founder, had a thought at one of my Polaroid workshops: Why not have people explore a city with Polaroid cameras so they can take home tangible souvenirs from their trip. Shortly after we started offering sightseeing tours with vintage Polaroid cameras, so called Instant Tours, in…

Importing Your Car and Household Goods to Austria

By Jason Mueller If you’re planning an upcoming move to Vienna, there are quite a few customs regulations that you’ll need to be aware of. The good news is, whether you’re transferring your household from another EU country or from a non-EU country abroad – in most cases you can do so without paying any…

Vienna Expats Barbecue Calendar 2018

Vienna Expats have booked dates for grilling on the Donauinsel again this summer! Here is our calendar in advance so everyone has the opportunity to plan their Spring and Summer weekends! These are BYO Parties; Bring Your Own… something to eat and drink. We have booked places 0, 10 and 11 which are wonderful, open, shaded, close…