Just a reminder for those of you who live in the 18th district and drive a vehicle – as of the 5 September 2016 you will need a resident’s parking permit to park on the street. General info on parking permits, the specific areas where it applies and the application process etc. is also available…
Month: August 2016
4 September – Penultimate VE Barbecue of 2016
Further information at: 4 September – Penultimate VE Barbecue of 2016
Rail Travel in Austria
Following a massive redevelopment of the site occupied by Vienna’s old Südbahnhof, Vienna’s new fully operational Hauptbahnhof is Vienna’s rail hub, as well as having a wide range of shops. Where previously travelling through Vienna from Western Europe meant arrival at the Westbahnhof and then a tram or U-Bahn transfer to the Südbahnhof for onward…
Some advice for looking for jobs
The very nature of expat life, particularly for trailing spouses, is often one where there is a great deal of insecurity and where finding a job is very difficult. Often you are being immersed into a previously unknown culture, and while your partner has a good package, relocation benefits, your own search for employment often…
2 September 2016 – Craftwine TasteIval – Discount for Vienna Expats Users
Our friends at Craftwines have kindly offered a 10% discount to Vienna Expats members booking online through their website to attend the 1st Craftwine Tasteival, which is open to the public on the afternoon of 2 September 2016. In addition the entry to the event also includes the shipping of wine within Austria purchased at…
Be aware of scams and cold calling
There are a lot of phone scams that do the rounds – usually trying to extract money, personal details or both from you. One such phone scam doing the rounds at the moment (through +43 688 64842524 with a number of male and female callers) purports to be from a lost and found service and their…
18 August – Vienna Expats Meet & Greet – Hofbräu zum Rathaus
Our August 2016 Meet and Greet will be held at the Hofbräu zum Rathaus! Prost! Further information here.
13 September – Vienna English Comedy Night returns!
Patrick Lamb’s Vienna English Comedy Night returns after a summer break and features Sally-Anne Hayward and John Moloney. Tickets are EUR 15 – and the event will be held at Aera in Gonzagagasse 11 in the 1st district. More information: http://www.vienna-expats.at/events/13-september-patrick-lamb-english-comedy-night/
20 August – Craftwines wine tour
Our friends at Craftwines have a wine tour coming up on 20th August – full details can be found here.