DESTINATION TO CONSIDER – Vienna, AustriaMay 11, 2018
Vienna, the capital city of Austria, often ranks as a top international meeting destination. Being a centrally located city, the great thing is knowing all delegates are able to reach Vienna easily. Upon arrival into Vienna International Airport, visitors can reach the city center within 30 minutes and with 96 meeting hotels and 3 conference centers, there are plenty of choices to choose from.
When it comes to Climate, the summers are warm with the hottest month being July and winters are chilling with the coldest month being January. If you wish to plan activities outside of the hotel, Vienna has stellar tourism attractions worth seeing from the architecture in the historic city to the latest achievements in art.
That being said, Vienna is so much more than Opera, it is a world capital of good eating! Here is a list of a few Viennese flavors to try:
- Almdudler (Viennese elderflower gingle ale)
- Einspanner (double espresso topped with whipped cream)
- Kaiserschmarrn (pancakes soaked with fruits and powdered sugar)
Perhaps some food for thought to incorporate local sourced ingredients/recipes into your menus on your next meeting?
No matter the time of year, Vienna is always a pleasure to visit whether it’s to enjoy the warm summer months or winter months when the streets are filled with holiday spirit.
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Author: Ching-Yi Wan