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The Festung: Salzburg’s Historic Home

The Festung: Salzburg’s Historic Home February 15, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
The iconic Festung Hohensalzburg dominates both the skyline and Salzburg's history. Photo: Flickr user SteFou! Salzburg’s long line of ruling Prince-Archbishops displayed their wealth and power through building magnificent churches and palaces, many of them breathtaking in their architectural...

5 Top Museums to See

5 Top Museums to See November 28, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Windows of the Mozart Geburtshaus, seen from Universitätsplatz Photo: Lorraine Seal Fortress Hohensalzburg The Festung, the fortress that sits high on the mountain in the centre of Salzburg, comprises several museums on one site. Your entrance ticket gives you access to all of them. Among the most...

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...
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