The city of Vienna (Wien), the capital of Austria (Osterreich), is located in the east of the country, beyond the Danube. It is a European capital with an eventful history. Vienna is a city of many palaces, gardens and museums. Magnificent and resplendent capital of a once mighty empire. It is known that the settlement of people on the territory of today's capital of Austria was still in the 1st century BC. But it is believed that the city was born on this site only by the middle of the 1st century AD. At this time, the 15th Roman legion built a fort, which was named "Vindobona".
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The Celtic name can be translated as a white fenced-in place or a white fenced-in town. Over time, the civilian population began to settle around the fortified military town. So, over time and under the influence of historical events that took place there, a small military garrison on the outskirts of the Roman Empire turned into one of the richest and most beautiful cities in Europe and one of the most brilliant and majestic of its capitals.