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vienna trip.

A few weeks ago I turned 28. That means I’m entering my 29th year. That means I’m almost 30! Ack!

I realized shortly before my birthday that actually, I have not traveled much outside of Switzerland since arriving here. noch 1.569 Wörter

Life

Peaceful Water

Every now and again, it’s nice to look at an artwork that seems playful, but also stops to make you think.

Friedensreich Hundertwasser was one of those artists that could achieve just that with his work.   noch 168 Wörter

Hundertwasser!

My daughter Francesca is studying the art of Austrian artist and architect Friedensreich Hundertwasser in school. I must admit that I had never heard of this amazing person before encountering her vibrant painting inspired by his work (above), and her enthusiastic articulation of his name—Hundertwasser!—always with an exclamation point—real, or implied. noch 89 Wörter

Art

Heidelberg and on to the Neckar

I guess everyone loves Heidelberg. It is a beautiful city, and full of life. You can (and we did) spend hours wandering the old streets and river paths. noch 341 Wörter

Cycling

Vienna Day 1 - Afternoon

So this is the second part of my first day in Vienna. After a wonderful lunch at a restaurant near the Statsoper, I took the U4 line to Schöbrunn to see the Schloss Schönbrunn. noch 178 Wörter

Travel

Hundertwasser shits 

Unique! Hundertwasser has a pretty explicit and clear stance on the subject of toilets and what happens there.

Toilets

Bad Blumau - 

This plan for a sustainable village was in the Kunsthaus Wein Museum. I just found out about Bad Blumau, which is essentially, it seems, a Shire with thermal baths south of Vienna. noch 15 Wörter

Art