The flea market in Vienna is a perfect place to get to grips with the city. The fleas, who the market is named after, come from the Middle Ages, these parasites attached themselves to peoples' heads and monkeys were used to remove to fleas for a small price. Currently, being an amazing market the idea of fun is more limited. Prices in Vienna are slightly more expensive than in Spain, but you can be avoid paying as much if you're strategic when going around the large number of stalls. The fish is delicious in Vienna, unlike meat, which isn't advisable if you aren't used to a pork based diet. Yes, here's a chance to try the goulash which is a beef stew.