Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore Vienna and more!

Graben

Pestsäule

The magnificent Peles Castles, with its fairytale turrets and pointed towers rising above acres of green meadows sprinkled with haystacks, was built as a summer residence by Romania's longest serving monarch, King Carol I, who died and was buried here in 1914, just months after the castle’s completion.Peles Castle was the first castle in Europe to have central heating and electricity. During Ceausescu's era, its 160 rooms, each furnished to reflect a different European country, ...

Food Markets (Austria). 'Get into the swing of things at Vienna’s Naschmarkt, stopping for lunch and people-watching between purchases of Turkish spices and fruit. Salzburg’s open-air Grüner Markt and Innsbruck’s Markthalle are other top spots to fill your picnic basket.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/austria/vienna/shopping/market/naschmarkt