About the Book
Its name is one of the most evocative in all the world. History, art, innovation - in Vienna, all three combine in an unending tableau of beauty and creativity. Exemplified in the elegance of the classical balls that punctuate its social calendar, the Austrian capital possesses a charm that lingers in the heart for a lifetime.
Nige Burton is a freelance writer, novelist and travel journalist. His work has been featured in numerous national and local publications. A passionate photographer, he has travelled widely throughout the UK, Europe and Asia capturing locales as diverse as the windswept St Kilda archipelago, Chernobyl, Transylvania’s verdant woodlands, the vast plains of Siberia, and the thriving cityscapes of Budapest, Zurich, Prague, Cracow, Copenhagen, St Petersburg, Moscow, Ekaterinburg and Beijing to name but a few. He lives in the sleepy seaside town of his birth on England’s north west coast.