Stones Of Vienna


For visitors and expatriates, and even some natives, Vienna remains a city dominated by classical music, coffee houses, and the Habsburg court.

But scratch away the surface and a hidden world reveals itself.

Join Duncan in his quest to uncover the secret and often unsung corners of the Danube metropolis.

Recent pieces include "A Ballroom Reborn", "Lair of the Wild Geese", "In an Armenian Monastery", "Vienna at Your Convenience", and "The Knights of Blood Alley".

Stones Of Vienna

Published Articles:

April 2014: Coffee and the Comfort of Strangers

March 2014: Klimt's Last Studio

February 2014: A Day At The Races

December/January 2013: In Praise of Concrete

November 2013: A Ballroom Reborn

October 2013: Lair of the Wild Geese

September 2013: Pedestrians Beware!

July/August 2013: Close to Paradise

June 2013: Skyscrapers in the Altstadt

May 2013: Cathedral Curiosities

April 2013: Good Living in Gasometer

March 2013: Monstrous Monuments

February 2013: In an Armenian Monastery

December/January 2012: Heroes of the Polar Seas

November 2012: A City for the Dead

October 2012: The Emperor, the Tailor and the Church of Deliverance

September 2012: Subterranean Cityscapes

July/August 2012: The Fun of the Fair

June 2012: All Change at Westbahnhof

May 2012: Vienna at Your Convenience

April 2012: A Cloister for Academics

March 2012: Ottakring‘s Mystery Wartime Bunker

February 2012: Silver Screen Vienna

December/January 2011: Exploring Beethoven‘s Bastion with Harry Lime

November 2011: A Story of Love and Bubbles

October 2011: The Knights of Blood Alley

September 2011: Of Courtly Love and the Four Seasons

July/August 2011: Fire at the Ringtheater

June 2011: The Forgotten Inventor of the Motor Car

May 2011: Vienna Made to Measure

April 2011: The Bones of Antonio Vivaldi

March 2011: Hard as Nails

February 2011: Vienna for Valentines

'The Stones of Vienna' at The Vienna Review

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