Arrive in Vienna
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Early in the morning, we took a British Airways flight from
Once we landed, we took the bus from the airport to the Westbahnhof, which is the West Train Station. These buses take off about every 30 minutes from in front of the airport, and only cost just under 6 Euros. It's a nice easy way to get into town. From the Westbahnhof, it's easy to take the U-Bahn (metro) or tram to where you want to go. You may want to get a Vienna Card, which gives unlimited travel for a certain amount of time; 24 hours, 3 days, etc.
After getting settled at the hotel, we headed into the city center for the first time, taking the U-Bahn to the Stephansplatz stop, which will put you in the center of
We walked through the streets, headed to the Hoffburg Complex. The restaurant we were eating at that night was in the cellar of the Hoffburg. I have written a review of it below. It was a fantastic restaurant, and a wonderful time.
After dinner, we walked the streets for a while, enjoying the view of
Finally, cold and tired, we called it a night.