Leopoldsberg, Vienna, Austria
 

Leopoldsberg, Vienna, Austria

At Heiligenstadt train station you'll be faced with Karl Marx Hof, an aptly named brutalist style building.

At Heiligenstadt train station you'll be faced with Karl Marx Hof[a], an aptly named brutalist style[b] building.

Vienna from Above

2006-05-25 16:01

Leopoldsberg
Vienna, Austria

Looking down at Vienna from Leopoldberg. The river is of course the Danube, with the Old and New Danube rivers on each side of the Donauinsel ("Danube Island"). The Leopoldberg was the site of the Battle of Vienna, where the Holy League routed the forces of the Ottoman Empire in 1683.

Looking down at Vienna from Leopoldberg. The river is of course the Danube, with the Old and New Danube rivers on each side of the Donauinsel ("Danube Island")[c]. The Leopoldberg was the site of the Battle of Vienna[d], where the Holy League[e] routed the forces of the Ottoman Empire[f] in 1683.

Vienna from Above

2006-05-25 16:40

Leopoldsberg
Vienna, Austria

On top of the Leopoldberg is this memorial to Austrian prisoners of war from the second world war.

On top of the Leopoldberg is this memorial to Austrian prisoners of war from the second world war.

Vienna from Above

2006-05-25 16:55

Leopoldsberg
Vienna, Austria

View down toward Vienna from the memorial.

View down toward Vienna from the memorial.

Vienna from Above

2006-05-25 16:52

Leopoldsberg
Vienna, Austria