Wednesday 25 July 2018
Scenes from the open top bus tour.
I didn't have that much to drink last night!
Off the bus to visit the Natural History Museum
I've heard of brass monkey's - but........................
I can't think of a caption!
1 : 1000 scale model of the Rosetta
Looking up into the dome in the atrium.
Statue of Archduke Charles on the Heldenplatz.
Bronze statue of Francis I dressed as a Roman emperor .
I cannot find what this is?
.... but I do know this one!
Front facade of the Schönbrunn Palace.
Statue character talking to a punter....
.... then he spotted us.......
.... and gave a cheery wave.
Museum of Military History.
- the tallest structure in Austria.
- the famous Vienna ferris wheel.
Arty shot of our tour bus reflected in a mirrored store front -
that's me above the letter T - with Kay to the left.
Messe Wien - hotel and conference complex.
Francis of Assisi Church
on the banks of the Danube.
Crossing the Danube to the newly developed 'Danube City' business
River Danube - where we had moored on our Danube cruise in 2016.
The Danube Tower.
.... from the bus window.
Vienna International Centre.
Crossing the Danube back into old Vienna.
Cruise ships moorings.
Back past the ferris wheel.
Old barge fitted out with a bar and swimming pool.