Sunday, January 29, 2023

Old Wagon Smith in Jedenspeigen

On the famous Berstein Road in eastern Lower-Austria, there is the village Jedenspeigen. Here you can find a famous castle and this old building of a wagon smith.

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Trail of Three Kings

The Trail of Three Kings between Jedenspeigen and Dürnkrut in eastern Lower-Austria. In this area the great knight battle was fought in 1278 between Ottokar King of Bohemia and Rudolf von Habsburg. Ottokar died with 12000 men.

Monday, September 26, 2022

Danube Trail at Eckartsau

At Eckartsau, near the castle where the last emperor of Austria lived last before he left for exile, there is a beautiful trail through the Nationalpark Donauauen, leading through the woods and next to the Danube shore.

Monday, August 22, 2022

Damböck House at Waxriegel

Next to the Waxriegel visitors at the Schneeberg (highest mountain in Lower-Austria) will find a nice place to rest in the Damböck House.

Monday, July 25, 2022

Weinviertler Sunflowers


Sunflowers in the Weinviertel, near Grub at March river.

Monday, July 11, 2022

Vineyard Chapel in Guntramsdorf

Chapel in the vineyards at Eichkogel hill near Guntramsdorf. There are also Stations of the Cross leading to the chapel.

Friday, July 1, 2022

Semmering tunnel construction site

The Semmering-Tunnel project has one main construction site base near Gloggnitz. Here is also an information place about the project, that will lead the railway through the Semmering.

Monday, June 20, 2022

Poppy Field

Poppy field with a mixture of other wild flowers near Schleinbach in Lower Austria.

Monday, May 23, 2022

Vineyards at the Haspelberg

The Haspelberg is a hill with vineyards and some fields next to Grub at the river March. Hiking on a path at the Haspelberg, you have a good view of the Marchauen and the Little Carpathians in Slovakia.

Sunday, April 17, 2022

Easter Rabbits

Easter Rabbits in front of the old church in Deutsch Wagram. Years ago, in Summer 1809, this was the place where Napoleon's troops defeated the Austrian army in the Battle of Wagram.

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Old Austrian Village Cinema

An old inoperative cinema in Weikendorf in the Marchfeld region in Lower Austria.

Saturday, December 11, 2021

Marchfeld Channel

Wintertime at the Marchfeld Channel at Deutsch Wagram.

Friday, November 26, 2021

Onset of winter at the Marchfeldkanal

In the morning it started to snow heavily near Deutsch Wagram at the Marchfeldkanal.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Relax at Eckartsau Castle

Around Eckartsau Castle, there are several places with deck chairs placed in a beautiful landscape, the big park here.

Scottish Highland Beef

This is a mighty scottish highland bull. But we are not in Scotland here, the pasture is located near Eckartsau Castle in the Marchfeld.