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The best hotels in Vienna, Austria
Vienna is the capital and the largest city of Austria as well as one of the nine states of the country. The city has a population of almost two million people and it receives an average of twelve million tourists every single year. Vienna is one of those cities in Europe which have a lot of history and where visitors can have an amazing time because there are many beautiful places to visit such as the Stephansdom church, the Schloss SchÃ¶nbrunn or the Schloss Belvedere. Also, Vienna is very close to other great cities worth visiting such as Salzburg and Innsbruck. If you are planning on visiting Vienna and you are thinking about what the best type of accommodation you should choose for your stay, we recommend you book a hotel from the ones below. You will be able to compare prices as well as seeing the hotel's rating and amenities before choosing your favorite. The city is divided in 23 different districts, which means you have many different areas to choose from. If you want to stay somewhere central, you should pick a hotel in the 1st district, while if you want to stay in the most sophisticated areas of the city, districts 19 and 22 will be your favorites.
The best period to visit Vienna is from June to September because that is when the temperatures are the most pleasant and when the skies are clearer. There are always great events taking place in this beautiful city such as the SchÃ¶nbrunn Art Open Air which lasts from June to September and where you will enjoy some fascinating musical events in the gorgeous surroundings of the SchÃ¶nbrunn Castle. But if you are such a music fan that you can never get enough, you are in luck because there are many more music festivals being held in the city such as the Donauinselfest in June which is the biggest pop music festival in the whole of Europe. Then in early July you could attend the Jazz Festival Vienna which has become one of the leading jazz events in the world where you will have the chance of enjoying some of the greatest jazz artists. And last, but not least, if you visit the city from November to early January don't miss the chance to visit the beautiful Christmas markets at the Spittelberg and the SchÃ¶nbrunn Castle.
If what you want to do in Vienna is see gorgeous places then you are in for a treat because the city is filled with interesting and beautiful sights. One of the best ones is the Stephansdom Church which is a Gothic masterpiece from the 12th Century. From the outside you will have the chance of admiring the tiled roof while inside you will see the magnificent Gothic stone pulpit which presides over the main nave from the 16th Century. Also in Vienna you will see some impressive palaces. One of them is the Schloss SchÃ¶brunn where you will be able to visit 40 out of its 1441 rooms as well as the beautiful gardens which surround it. Another great palace is the Schloss Belvedere, a Baroque masterpiece which was designed by Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt and finished in 1745. And if you like parks, you can't leave the city without visiting the Prater with its meadows, woodlands, amusement park (called WÃ¼rstelprater) and one of the city's most popular icons, the Riesenrad, which is a Ferris wheel built in 1897 from where you will have amazing views of the city.
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