Wednesday 17 January 2007


Walking up the Opera exit
from Karlsplatz Metro Station,
the Opera house comes into view

Café Oper

Opera Passage

Opera Passage, Hotel Sacher ahead

Hotel Sacher

According to Thomas Bernhard in "Wittengenstein's Neffe",
"the lower back" of the Opera house

The Albertina

Nighthawks at the Sacher

I walk this empty street
On the Boulevard of Broken Dreams
Where the city sleeps
And I'm the only one and I walk a...

Green Day, "Boulevard of Broken Dreams"



  1. What beautiful, beautiful images. Takes me back to my trip to Vienna in 2004. I drank coffee in Sacher on New Year's Eve. I was one of those Nighthawks.

  2. ParisBreakfasts:
    Imagine, all that splendor for yourself. ;-)
    Me too!
    Great to see you again.
    di overton:
    Welcome! Sacher is a great place to linger into the night.

  3. What a stunning city by night, beautifully photographed.

  4. maddy:
    This is a good example to illustrate the magic of Vienna: All you need to do is walk somewhere, anywhere really. Those pictures where taken within one cityblock, in less than five minutes, ony my way to meet a friend.


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