The world is home to the Chinese travel writer and blogger Leo Long. More than 80 countries have visited so far the 27-year-old. Since recently, Linz is one of the places where he was a guest. Although his arrival was accompanied by problems – at Hörsching missing luggage – attracts Long a positive balance of his stay in the capital.
OÖNachrichten: What are your first impressions of Linz?
Leo Long Before I arrived, I hardly knew anything about the city. What I’ve seen, but I like very much. Linz is a small but dynamic city. In addition, it is very quiet here. But this can also be related to the fact that when I arrived was a holiday. I was impressed by the great old town.
Why have you decided to pay a visit Linz?
I met representatives of the tourist city in Germany. So the journey has revealed. Overall, I’m this time two months on the road. My main goal is this time Finland. I’ll also visit Munich.
Is Linz in China is unknown or has already got around that the city is worth a visit?
No, Linz know at my house a few. In China, especially the cities of Vienna and Salzburg are known. but together with the Linz Tourism I want to try to make the city in my country known.
How do you assess Linz in comparison to other municipalities of similar size?
Positive noticed me at Linz that there are many green spaces here. I also like the location on the river.
For almost ten years you practice your profession as a travel writer. How difficult is it to earn enough money from the beginning, so that you can live by the activity was?
At the beginning it was not so easy. What helped me my first book about my travel experiences, I have written. That has sold very well in China and helped me. Meanwhile, I have published three books and I also have often appeared on television.
How will your impressions that you have made in Linz process,?
I write a blog about it and maybe I’ll talk about it on TV.