Austria - Historic Centre of Vienna

"Vienna developed from early Celtic and Roman settlements into a Medieval and Baroque city, the capital of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It played an essential role as a leading European music centre, from the great age of Viennese Classicism through the early part of the 20th century. The historic centre of Vienna is rich in architectural ensembles, including Baroque castles and gardens, as well as the late-19th-century Ringstrasse lined with grand buildings," 

Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1
Multi-view of architecture landmarks of Ringstrasse, Viena. Thanks to Simone of Austria.





Postcard 2
Great views of Vienna. Beautiful architecture of spires, domes and towers. Special UEFA Euro 2008 stamp used. Thanks to Karlie of Canada who was there for the Games.





Postcard 3
Vienna (Wien) is the capital of Austria. Aerial view of the New Castle (Neue Burg). Thanks to Susanne of Vienna.





Postcard 4
Veinna State Opera, Vienna-Wien. Thanks to Laco of Slovakia for mailing from Vienna, Austria.


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