Photos of Tour to Vienna 13 -18 September 2018

Here is a selection of photos from our tour, with thanks to several members for their contributions.

Our group at the Upper Belvedere Palace
Our group with our guide Ursula at left (Derek behind the camera)
At the welcome drink reception
Opera House in the background
St Stephen’s Cathedral
Our Guide, Ursula
St Stephens pulpit sculpture
Lift to view the ceiling in the Karlskirche
Karlskirche ceiling detail
Secsssion Building
Secsssion Building
Klimt- Beethoven frieze part
Klimt Beethoven Frieze – detail
Klimt – Beethoven Frieze – detail
At the Martlucke restaurant
Serious pudding
The big breakfast
Melk Abbey

With our Melk guide
View over Melk
Gardens at Melk Abbey
Time for a coffee
Our boat on the Danube
On the Danube cruise

Vienna – meeting at the sign of the Green Rabbit!
Spanish Riding School
Elegant transport for people
….and for dogs
City of Music – Mozart, of course
City of Music – everywhere today
Staple diet….
More temptations
…..and more?
Old houses – new colours – in fact the colours of Euro notes of different values.
Natural history museum, twin of the Kunsthistoriche
In the Kunsthistoriche
One of many wonderful examples of the goldsmith’s art
Waldmuller: On-Corpus-Christi Morning – one of many favourites in the Kunsthistoriche
Klimt at the Leopold Museum
Schonbrunn Palace
Gloriette – Schonbrunn
Schonbrunn Palace from the Gloriette
An unexpected sighting at Schonbrunn! (through the fence to the oldest zoo in the world)
Upper Belvedere Palace
Vienna from Upper Belvedere Palace
Upper Belvedere – detail
Klimt’s The Kiss
City of Romance