Cycling through CEE – Part 3: From Vienna to Tirana

Cycling through CEE – Part 3: From Vienna to Tirana

By Johannes Langthaler, RBI | After my cycling trips from Vienna to Prague and from Vienna to Budapest, this one took me all the way from Vienna south to Tirana. It’s been a truly fantastic journey: many different countries, landscapes and nature, so many friendly and...
Discover Hungary by train

Discover Hungary by train

By Ákos Murányi, Raiffeisen Bank in Hungary | When visiting Hungary, it is worth taking a day trip into the countryside to see the hidden treasures of this beautiful country. Here are some tips for travelling inland by train that you can do in one day with comfortable...
7 facts about the Austrian National Library

7 facts about the Austrian National Library

By Alexandra Jocham, RBI | On a trip to Vienna, you should definitely stop by the Austrian National Library. It is Austria’s central scientific library, open to the public. And the State Hall in particular is a true baroque beauty. Today we would like to...
Easter holidays in Czechia, a festival of whipping

Easter holidays in Czechia, a festival of whipping

By a Czech woman who wishes to remain anonymous | As a child, I had very mixed feelings about Easter. On the one hand, it was a time when we all got together around a table, painted eggs and our parents and grandparents all told us stories about their lives. I loved...