Hike Ried – Troppberg – Purkersdorf

Unfortunately I had to cancel the hike to Hainburg which was scheduled for Sunday because weather was to be very bad. But on Saturday weather was still very good. I found a nice and simple route from Ried to Troppberg and to Purkersdorf in the Viennese Woods (Wienerwald). It is cool that so many people joined even though I had announced this change on short notice. Continue reading “Hike Ried – Troppberg – Purkersdorf”

Im Test: Langlaufen in Wien

Aufgrund des Klimawandels wird Schnee in Wien immer seltener. Ist doch einmal Schnee vorhanden, ist Langlaufen in Wien ein besonderes Erlebnis. Während in diesem Winter die tieferen Lagen schneefrei waren und man dort Radfahren konnte, war in den Randbezirken noch genug Schnee vorhanden. 4 Loipen waren in Betrieb. Wir haben sie getestet. Continue reading “Im Test: Langlaufen in Wien”

Free ice skating open day

In Vienna there are basically three opening events for doing free ice-skating: The WEV opening week, the open day of the Vienna Capitals and the opening evening of the ice skating rink on Rathausplatz. This time we went to the opening day of the Vienna Capitals (Albert-Schultz-Eishalle). Continue reading “Free ice skating open day”

Opening of Wiener Eistraum

The Opening of the Eistraum is an evening where it is free to use the ice rink on Rathausplatz in Vienna before it opens regularely on the next day. I organized some event for Couchsurfing like other people did the last years and it was a lot of fun. Continue reading “Opening of Wiener Eistraum”