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Vienna Secession

The Vienna Secession (German "Wiener Secession") was an art movement formed in 1897 by a group of Austrian artists who had resigned from the Association of Austrian Artists, housed in the Vienna Künstlerhaus. This movement included painters, sculptors, and architects. The first president of the Secession was Gustav Klimt, and

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Figlmüller

The fine dining restaurants Figlmüller are located in the heart of Vienna in the Wollzeile, Lugeck and Bäckerstraße. The restaurants serve the world famous Wiener Schnitzel along with a Viennese potato salad. Figlmüller Wollzeile Wollzeile 5 1010 Vienna Austria www.figlmueller.at Source Wikipedia | Photo Credit © von Holger.Ellgaard (own work), via Wikimedia Commons

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Café Sacher Vienna

Sachertorte is a specific type of chocolate cake, or torte, invented by Austrian Franz Sacher in 1832 for Prince Wenzel von Metternich in Vienna, Austria. It is one of the most famous Viennese culinary specialties. 5 December is National Sachertorte Day. History Recipes similar to that of the Sachertorte appeared as early

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Café Demel

Café Demel (colloquially "The Demel") is a famous pastry shop and chocolaterie established in 1786 in Vienna, Austria. The company bears the title of a Purveyor to the Imperial and Royal Court (K.u.K. Hofzuckerbäcker) up to today. The building is located in the central "Innere Stadt" district on Kohlmarkt 14

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Café Landtmann

Café Landtmann is a traditional Viennese café located on the Ringstraße Boulevard in the first district in Vienna, Austria. History Café Landtmann was founded by Franz Landtmann on 1 October 1873. Originally from the Währing district, Landtmann came from a family of coffeehouse owners, gingerbread bakers, and fig coffee manufacturers. At the

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