My friend and former college roommate, Laura, has been visiting me the last couple of weeks. In addition to traveling to Poland together, we have seen all of the typical sights of Vienna: Belvedere, the first district, Schönbrunn, Demel, etc etc. We even went to an opera at the Staatsoper!
|Laura and I|
The State Opera in Vienna sells 600-some standing-room tickets at three and four euros allowing even budget travelers and teaching assistants alike the chance to experience some good ol' Austrian culture. We opted for the four euro tickets and this was our view:
|Before the performance, a little slanted from my camera|