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Eurovision 2015: ORF seeks for volunteers

VIENNA, AUSTRIA – Austrian national broadcaster hosts the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest and calls for volunteers to help the event which marks its 60th anniversary. The application is available at… 206 more words


Eurovision 2015: total of 35 million Euros for Vienna?

VIENNA, AUSTRIA – The budget for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest will amount to 35 million euros, host broadcaster ORF has said. ORF will provide 25 million euros while the City of Vienna will add an additional 10 million euros. 138 more words


What to eat and where in Vienna

If you are like me when traveling and on holiday, good food is always important.

1.Have a Frühstück

A.k.a breakfast or in most cases brunch, this is apparently what the Viennese do. 577 more words


Conchita Wurst sings for Ban Ki-Moon in Vienna

REUTERS.COM REPORTS – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hosted bearded Eurovision drag queen Conchita Wurst on Monday and praised the gay singer’s fight against discrimination and intolerance. 293 more words


Vienna’s Stadthalle adjusts schedule and gets ready for May

VIENNA, AUSTRIA – A few months ago, the big question was “where will Eurovision 2015 be held?”. Since the best venue in the country, Vienna’s Stadthalle, was fully booked, ORF had to look for an alternative (and most Eurovision fans were a bit scared to end up in a remote provincial town). 348 more words