For 450 years, the famed Spanish Riding School of Vienna has been refining "haute ecole" for its pure white Lippizaner stallions. River cruisers can watch morning exercises, performances and even take an architectural tour.
This is Colonel Alois Podhajsky, Director of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna from 1939 through With the help of General George Patton and the US Army, he saved the world's oldest classical riding school and its famous horses from destruction in WWII.
These horses are the famous Lipizzaner stallions from the Spanish Riding School in Vienna Austria. On the back of this card, where the message would normally be written, there is an ad for a performance at the Sportpaleis Antwerpen in Antwerp, Belgium.