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Pestsäule, Vienna

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  • When I saw this last summer, I never realized what it would mean today as we deal with Covid 19. It is good to remember that cities once dealt with pestilence often. This column was erected by the....  more »
  • In 1679 the bubonic plague broke out in Vienna - and swept across the city like wildfire claiming 10th of thousands of lives. In 1683 the turks besieged Vienna - the salvation came in the shape of...  more »
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  • The Plague column is a stunning baroque memorial in the centre of Vienna. Commemorating the Great Plague epidemic in 1679, the column is intricate and ambitious. A must see for any visitor to Vienna.
  • Just beautiful with its gold glistening in the sunshine. Fabulous location. So much to see and do.

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