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Win A Trip For 2 From KLM To Graz, Austria

Graz Austria

KLM is giving one lucky winner the chance to win a trip for two to Graz Austria!

According to the sweepstakes entry page, Graz is a “UNESCO World Heritage Site and city of design.”

The prize includes airfare, a three night hotel stay and many extras.

When I think of Austria, Vienna and Salzburg come to mind. Kim and I visited Vienna years back and I’d love to visit Austria again one of these days to see more of the country. Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 From KLM To Graz, Austria

Flashback Friday: Shop For A Hat, Get in the Local Paper- Vienna, Austria

FlashbackFriIt’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted a look back into the past on Michael W Travels with a Flashback Friday.

Today I’ll be posting the first Flashback Friday of 2014. The topic has to do with one of my favorite things to buy while traveling- local & traditional hats. Besides buying a little something for Lucas on our trips, I try to avoid buying souvenirs. The only thing that I will still seek out are hats.

Here is the post:

  • Shop For A Hat, Get in the Local Paper- Vienna, Austria

This post was originally published on April 27, 2012.

Authentic Alpine Hat

Shop For A Hat, Get in the Local Paper- Vienna, Austria

Authentic Alpine Hat
One of my favorite souvenirs to buy while traveling is hats. I wrote about this in my post about my purchase of a Tarboosh in Egypt. (You can read the post here)
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On my trip to Vienna, my must buy souvenir was a Traditional Alpine Hat.
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After visiting a store which sold traditional clothing and hats near Hofburg Palace, I decided that a nice, authentic hat was out of my price range. I’d have to start looking in regular souvenir shops and hope to find a good imitation.

Continue reading Shop For A Hat, Get in the Local Paper- Vienna, Austria