For those travelers who are seeking a great shopping area, this is the place to go. Mariahilferstrasse is a long road which connects the city center from the outskirts of Vienna, but there is one section dedicated to both brand and boutique shops that are a major tourist draw. In fact, so many tourists flock to this particular street that in the weeks preceding Christmas the street becomes a pedestrian-only zone to accommodate the overwhelming foot traffic. If you love following up on new trends and shopping for unique merchandise, fighting the crowds is most definitely worth it.
Built in 1744 on the ruins of a fortress, the Albertina museum was once a Habsburg palace. The... Read more