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Historic Center of Vienna, Vienna

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Boasting Baroque castles and gardens mixed with monuments and parks, the architecture of Historic Center of Vienna, a World Heritage Site, reflects significant cultural and political periods in Europe. Most notably, the center's architecture visually represents the Middle Ages, the Baroque period, and the Grunderzeit. This site was the home of Celtic and Roman settlements before developing into a Medieval and then Baroque city. With the Ringstrasse and its historic buildings and monuments, Vienna's historic core is full of important Austrian museums and government buildings. Walk along the Danube, and look for the different architectural imprints left on this city. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Vienna holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Historic Center of Vienna and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Stroll through the historic coentro reports back in the splendour of the Habsburg empire. Beautiful buildings are interwoven with parks and churches, while the secular musical tradition, by the Court orchestra classical music of Mozart to Strauss waltzes, help make this city unique and charming.
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  • The Palace turns, a real trip to the time of Sissi! The centre is pedestrian in large part, which increases the pleasure of the ballad
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  • The historical research-an excellent opportunity. In vain, the tradition! While you are sitting in a coffee anyway!
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