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Joseph Koo indigo burgenland austria

A Portrait in Blue, Koo’ Indigo in Burgenland Austria

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joseph Koo's hands with the elements of indigo burgenland austria

Joseph Koo’, pictured above in the blue reflection of  of his fabric washing tank, is one of the last indigo producers in Europe. His family has been making Indigo for generations and they continue to make stunningly beautiful fabrics …

Erich Scheiblhofer at his winery in Burgenland Austria

Burgenland Austria

Erich Scheiblhofer at his winery in Burgenland Austria

“Gliding along on a electric-powered bicycle somewhere on the road to the historic bridge of Andau between Austria and Hungary, I realized that I was having way more fun than I thought I would on this trip.

I had a …

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Biking in Burgenland Austria

austria biking woman in raiding burgenland

austria biking man in sweeinkle burgenland

Biking in Burgenland, Austria’s eastern most province, is a joy.  It is flat, blessed with sunshine most of the year, and scenic views as you glide through farmland and endless vineyards. From The Neusiedler See-Seewinkel National Park on the shores …

The Road to Freedom Sculptures at Andau Austria

andau sculpture on the road to freedom austria
“In the 1992 the “Association for International Understanding – The Bridge at Andau” was founded. The Association hosted international symposiums for artists in Andau between 1992 and 1996. The sculptures resulting from these gatherings were set up along the former …

Andau bridge fishing at the river on the border of Austria and Hungary

The Bridge of Andau Burgenland Austria

Andau bridge fishing at the river on the border of Austria and Hungary

The bridge of Andau spanning the canal at the border between Austria and Hungary, is a small wooden structure over which 70,000 refuges escaped during the Hungarian revolution in 1956. Today you can cross  freely. It is frequented by historians, …

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Esterházy Palace in Eisenstadt Austria

austria estrhazy shadow in hallway

austria esterhazy hayden multimedia exhibit

ustria esterhazy hayden multimedia exhibit I arrived in Austria today after a full day of travel by train and plane from the hills of western Mass and as I expected it is beautiful. Our first stop was at the Esterházy Palace in Eisenstadt about 45 …