Articles for Nightlife

Enter the Christmas spirit in Salzburg

Enter the Christmas spirit in Salzburg November 22, 2011 | Events, Food, Nightlife, Travel Tips | Read More
There’s a lot to do and see in Salzburg during the weeks leading up to Christmas. From the end of November, Advent is marked by festivities in streets, platzes, concert halls and restaurants. Here are the top three Salzburg Christmas traditions. Krampuslaufen ‘Er kommt, er kommt!’ is the cry heard...

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Salzburg

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Salzburg November 17, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Coloured lights mark Silvester festivities on Salzburg's Residenzplatz. Photo: Lorraine Seal Salzburgers embrace New Year’s Eve—known here as Silvester—with enthusiasm and verve. As the end of the year approaches, stalls selling Viel Glück gifts spring up in shopping districts and malls across...

Salzburg Catches Sound of Music Fever

Salzburg Catches Sound of Music Fever October 31, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
A view of Nonnberg Abbey, where Maria was a postulant nun. Photo:  Flickr user thisisbossi Of the thousands of visitors who come to Salzburg each year, a large number experience the city as the setting of The Song of Music. The real-life von Trapps lived here and began their musical careers here. And,...

What Are You Drinking?

What Are You Drinking? September 30, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Travel Tips | Read More
Coffee and cake at a Salzburg street cafe. Flickr: European Travelista Salzburgers love to relax in outdoor cafés, wine bars, coffee houses and beer stub’n. Year-round, you’ll find them visiting over drinks in the sun when the weather is good, under umbrellas at pavement tables when it rains, or...

Summer Night in Salzburg

Summer Night in Salzburg May 20, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Photo by Lorraine Seal We’ve had perfect summer weather in Salzburg the past few days. The sky has been clear and warm, a perfect foil for the bright green trees as they lie against it. The domes and onion-topped steeples of the Altstadt are bright against its blue. Sun glints off the blue-green Salzach,...