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Chronic Illness and a Vegan Diet

In 2004, I was diagnosed with Sarcoidosis, an inflammatory disease, which affects the lungs and lymph nodes, and often other organs. From 2005 to 2013, I had to take glucocorticoids (cortisone medication/steroid hormones). That’s eight years of steroids, which are … Continue reading

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The Vegan Consumer: Making Better Choices

Last November, I cancelled my membership of the Vegan Society Austria after a rather unpleasant experience at their Vegan Planet fair. One of the vendors had put out a sign which informed customers that all profits from their sales at … Continue reading

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Vegane Gesellschaft Österreich: Warum ich meine Mitgliedschaft gekündigt habe, und wie es jetzt weitergeht

Heute in der Früh habe ich meine Mitgliedschaft bei der Veganen Gesellschaft Österreich gekündigt, als direktes Resultat des deli dip-Debakels auf der Messe Vegan Planet Wien 2016. Die Firma deli dip spendet alle Einkünfte von ihrer Teilnahme an der Messe … Continue reading

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Update: Vegan Planet Wien 2016 – Spenden für Tierversuche ?

Update vom  Sonntag 27.11.2016: Mir wurde über Facebook mitgeteilt, dass das Schild am Samstag wieder aufgestellt wurde. Wow! Mein fehlendes Vertrauen in die Firma scheint also berechtigt gewesen zu sein. Nach wie vor dürften Einnahmen von der Vegan Planet Messe … Continue reading

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Vegan Planet Wien 2016: Spenden für Tierversuche ?

Ich war gerade auf der Messe Vegan Planet Wien 2016, die gemeinsam mit der Yoga Planet Messe vom 25. – 27. November im Museum für Angewandte Kunst (MAK) stattfindet, und ich bin immer noch im Schock. Die Firma deli dip, die … Continue reading

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Swing Kitchen (Shopping City Süd, Austria)

Swing Kitchen is an Austrian vegan fast food chain, there are currently two restaurants in Vienna, Austria’s capital. Both of them are included in my restaurant guide, The Vegan Tourist: Vienna. A third branch – owned and operated by a franchisee … Continue reading

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Legumium (Wiener Neudorf, Austria)

Legumium is a small vegetarian – mostly vegan – bistro in Wiener Neustadt, in the state of Lower Austria. Wiener Neudorf is located about thirty minutes (by car or train) south of Vienna, Austria’s capital. The bistro only has two … Continue reading

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Kochkiste (Mödling, Austria)

Kochkiste is a small vegetarian bistro in the city of Mödling, which is located in the state of Lower Austria. It’s a five minute walk from the city’s train station to the bistro, and it takes about 20 minutes by train to … Continue reading

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Veggie Bräu (Stockerau, Austria)

Now that I finally published The Vegan Tourist: Vienna and The Vegan Tourist: Wien, I thought I’d get back to reviewing restaurants outside of Vienna. After all, this site is called The Vegan Tourist. Veggie Bräu is a vegetarian pub … Continue reading

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Updates to the Second Edition of “The Vegan Tourist: Vienna”

On May 2nd, 2016, I published the 2nd, updated edition of my book, The Vegan Tourist: Vienna. (The 1st German-language edition, The Vegan Tourist: Wien was published in April 2016.) As the vegan restaurant scene in Vienna is thriving, changes to … Continue reading

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