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Woman writes love letter to Vienna’s public transport

An Austrian woman who now lives in Manchester, England has written a letter to the Wiener Linien Transport company saying how much she loves and misses Viennese public transport.

A tram in Vienna.
A tram in Vienna. Image by Ludovic Hirlimann / CC BY-SA 2.0

In what she calls a ‘love letter’ on Facebook, Nadine Kriegelstein praised the company for sticking to timetables and being a ‘fantastic, affordable public transport system.’ She went on to say that she only appreciated it now she’d experienced Manchester’s ‘lousy’ and ‘unreliable’ trams.

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