The World's Most Beautiful Summer Ball
       
     
The Belvedere
       
     
Anker Clock
       
     
Lipizzaners
       
     
The Sala Terrena
       
     
The World's Most Beautiful Summer Ball
       
     
The World's Most Beautiful Summer Ball

Inside the Spanish Riding School in Austria, where the Lipizzaner stallions dance, is the beautiful Fête Impériale.

The Belvedere
       
     
The Belvedere

Now home to a wonderful art gallery containing masterpieces such as Gustav Klimt's 'The Kiss' and Jacques-Louis David's 'Napoleon Crossing the Alps'. The Belvedere also has extensive gardens.

Anker Clock
       
     
Anker Clock

At 12 o'clock, the 12 historical figures in this art nouveau clock parade across the bridge and are accompanied by music. 

Lipizzaners
       
     
Lipizzaners

Known as Europe's oldest domesticated horse breed the Lipizzaner stallions at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna are known for as the "airs above the ground" due to their highly controlled, stylized jumps.

The Sala Terrena
       
     
The Sala Terrena

This venue is actually one of the places Mozart lived and performed in Vienna. Today you can watch the "Mozart Ensemble - Wien" play in the tradition of the Viennese classical period. Their repertoire includes works of Haydn, Schubert, and of course, Mozart.